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      Share the Gift of Giving

      DONATIONS NEEDED Local 743 will be collecting donations for the Homeless at the Arpil 3rd membership meeting. We are requesting small or travel sized personal care products for men or women. Donations will be delivered to the homeless on April 29th.

      Local 743 Women's Committee "Sip and Paint" Party

      Come and let your creative juices flow! The 743 Women's Committee is hosting a "Paint and Sip" party April 21st at local 743. Party starts at 5p.m. Painting instruction begins promptly at 6p.m.

      Womens' History Month

      March is Women’s History Month, and on March 8 we celebrate International Women’s Day.  The theme of this year’s International Women’s Day is #BeBoldForChange. Teamster women are certainly no strangers to being bold for change.

      Union Mourns the Loss of Victims, Vital Members of the San Bernardino Community

      PRESS CONTACT Kara Deniz Email: kdeniz@teamster.org Phone: (202) 624-6911 (WASHINGTON) – The Teamsters Union is deeply saddened by the tragic event in San Bernardino County, Calif., which has taken the lives of 14 people, injured 21 and shaken the community at large.

      BCBSIL: Blue Directions Benefits Program

      With a number of members either not electing coverage through the Health & Welfare Fund at Open Enrollment, or not aware they are able to do so, Local 743 members can still help to secure insurance options for our members.


      For over 70 years, Local 743 has played a pivotal role in the IBT organization.

      Once called the "progressive union," Local 743 has been at the forefront of the battle for workers' rights and civil rights in Chicago and Illinois.

      Local 743 is home to 10,000 hardworking men and women serving health care, mail order, technical and warehouse employees. Local 743 believes that workers are the union. We are committed to putting members first and empowering men and women with the tools to help enrich their lives and their families.

      Teamsters Local 743 is an affiliate of Teamsters Joint Council 25, which represents more than 125,000 hardworking men and women throughout Illinois and northwest Indiana.

      2016 Women's Health Fair
      2016 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
      Local 743 Members Attend 2016 Delegate Convention
      Congrats! 2016 President's Scholarship Winners!
      Dedicated Teamsters Stewards & Activists!
      Thank you for your continued support and leadership!
      2015 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
      Local 743 members walk for those who can't walk for themselves
      Joint Council 25 Women's Committee
      Local 743 Hosts Health Fair
      Local 743 Joins ARISE Chicago For Paid Sick Days
      Local 743 Members March in SELMA Anniversary
      Remembering Local 743 Organizer, Ernie Banks
      Local 743 member Courtney Tillman has been awarded the Teamsters Joint Council 25 Women’s Committee first place scholarship. This year the top award was increased to $2500.00. Courtney is a Department Secretary at The University of Chicago.
      March is Women’s History Month, and on March 8 we celebrate International Women’s Day.  The theme of this year’s International Women’s Day is #BeBoldForChange. Teamster women are certainly no strangers to being bold for change.
      Teamsters Local 743 conducts Healthcare Stewards Training on Saturday February 17, 2017. Over 60 local 743 stewards attended the Healthcare Stewards Training on Saturday February 17, 2017 at Local 743. Commissioners Tom Jeffery and Emil Totonchi from the FMCS were the instructors.
      The Regina Polk Women's Leadership Conference will be held on May 3-7, 2017. The Polk School is a multi-day participatory conference that creates an open an invigorating space for rank and file women union activists and community leaders to learn from skilled instructors and one another.
      Download: ReginaPolk brochure.pdf
      Black History Month, or National African American History Month, is an annual celebration of achievements by black Americans and a time for recognizing the central role of African Americans in U.S. history. As we continue to celebrate Black History Month, let us honor Clara Day. Clara Day’s contributions to Teamster history and Black History are truly remarkable.

      Teamsters Now Have Access to The Leading Tax Software

      Did you know that your union dues are tax deductable? Even better news is Teamster hoseholds now have access to a leading branch of tax preparation software, Turbo Tax, at a discount off the price of Federal products when bought through the Teamster page. Visit the Turbo Tax website just for Teamster households and friends for the discount and more details: 

      Download: 2017SCHOLARSHIP_LOCAL743.pdf
      Download: 2017SCHOLARSHIP_LOCAL743.pdf

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