Participate

Participation Locations For:
Monday, August 20, 2018
                                                                                

Manhattan
Santander Bank
225 East 86th St.
Between 2nd Ave. & 3rd Ave.
4, 5, or 6 train to 86th St.- Lexington Ave.
Contact: Robert Czajkowski (732) 666-8413

Sprint
1231 3rd Ave.
Between East 71st St. & East 72nd St.
6 train to 68th St.
Contact: Justice Favor (347) 498-4101

Sprint
39 West 14th St.
Between 5th Ave. & Ave. of the Americas
L train to 14th St. – 6th Ave.
Contact: Matthew Richards (609) 954-5899

Pret-A-Manger
862 Broadway
Between East 17th St. & East 18th St.
L/N/Q/R/W/4/5/6 train to 14th St. – Union Square
Contact: Dennis Lee (347) 712-1684

McDonald’s
220 West 42nd St.
Between 7th Ave. & 8th Ave.
1/2/3/7/A/C/E/N/Q/R/W/S train to 42nd St. – Times Square
Contact: Jason Delgado (646) 455-9331

Schimenti 
622 3rd Ave.
Between  40th St. and 41st  St.
4, 5, 6, 7 or Shuttle train to Grand Central – 42nd St
Contact: Sebastian Sokolowski (917) 494-5449

McDonald’s
688 8th Ave.
Between West 43rd St. & West 44th St.
1/2/3/7/A/C/E/N/Q/R/W/S train to 42nd St. – Times Square
Contact: Mike Robles (347) 266-0572

Pret-A-Manger
342 7th Ave.
Corner of West 29th St. & 7th Ave.
1 train to 28th St.
Contact: Pedro Ortiz (609) 429-3262

Gilbane
88 Pine St.
Between Pine St. & Maiden Lane
2 or 3 train to Wall St.
Contact: Jayro Valladares (347) 266-1930

Santander Bank
2 Gold St.
Between Liberty St. & Platt St.
A, C, 2 or 3 train to Fulton St.
Contact: Lenny Anselmo (646) 385-4227

Members of Local 79 must complete one day of mandatory participation each year.
Members can fulfill this requirement in any of the following ways:
Spend a day at a participation location
Attend five participation locations at lunchtime.
Take part in one of the following Local-79 approved activities:

A political action
A civic project with other Local 79 volunteers
A special rally

7:00 am is the typical start time for all participation locations
Participation Location Hotline: 212-465-7957

In addition to these activities, we encourage members to do the following:

Take the RISE (Regional Initiatives for Strategic Education) Foundation course at the Training Fund. This class educates members about the history and economics of the construction industry, union organizing, and helps them in understanding some of the tactics Local 79 employs. Sign up by calling: 347-712-1684

Take the second level RISE Builder course, a more advanced course in community organizing, at the Training Fund. Sign up by calling: 347-712-1684

Participate in Political Action phone banking, local political meetings, and other activities. For more information, call: 212-452-9500.

For more information about ways in which you can get involved and for general questions, call 212-465-7956.