Upcoming Events

April 25

Joliet, IL

Worker Memoial Day dinner at the IBEW 176 Banquet Hall. Join us as we honor those who have lost their lives on the job.
April 26

La Salle, IL

Workers from La Salle, Bureau, & Putnam Counties are joining together to promote unity and discuss the challenges we face.
April 26

Bettendorf, IA

Join us as we honor those who have lost their lives on the job. Refreshments will be served following the ceremony.
April 26

Haledon, NJ

In addition to the traditional candle-light vigil, Prof. William Nack, William Paterson University (retired) and past president of AFT Local 1796 will offer a presentation and lead a discussion on "The Labor Policies of the Obama Administration & the Roosevelt New Deal." Playwright and actor, Karen Carson follows with a presentation of "Eating the Bear: Snapshots ...
April 28

Salem, OR

Monday, April 28, the Oregon AFL-CIO will hold the annual memorial service in observance of Workers Memorial Day at the Fallen Worker Memorial at the state Capitol Mall in Salem. Activities starting at noon will feature remarks from elected officials, union leaders and safety and health advocates. The memorial service will include a reading of the names of Oregon wo...
April 28

Mobile, AL

Austal workers along with the Mobile Metal Trades will hand out flyers at the gate of Austal USA in hopes to increase safety, hazard awareness, and communication. Workers need a voice at this shipyard in order to make it a safe place to work!
April 28

South Bend, IN

At the Workers' Memorial in South Bend's Howard Park on the St. Joe River we will memorialize those who went to work and didn't come home--and commit ourselves to make all jobs Safe Jobs because Safe Jobs Save Lives
April 28

Rockford, IL

Join us for Worker Memorial ceremony at the Workers' Memorial Tablets. Light dinner served after service.
April 28

Decatur, IL

Special guest speaker is Bill Houlihan with US Senator Richard Durbin's office.
April 28

Springfield, IL

Join us as we recognize fallen workers by laying flowers at the monument. Reception will follow.
April 28

Alton, IL

Service at the Workers Memorial statue in Gordon F. Moore Community Park
May 01

Gainesville, FL

In all the countries of the world besides ours, May 1st marks labor day. On this day, we show our solidarity with workers of all nations, we remember our past victories (such as the 8-hour day which made May Day) and plan for victories yet to come. Join us in celebration. 5pm picket in solidarity with the illegally fired workers of the Citizens Co-op Workers Union. ...
June 06

Spring Valley, IL

Golf outing to raise $2,000 scholarships for eligible dependents of members who have either been killed or permanently injured on the job and who are affiliated with the Illinois Valley Federation of Labor.