The Santiago Iglesias Educational Society is an Affiliated Club of Local Union #3, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. Our goals are to develop an interest in Latinos living in New York, to further an understanding among each member and to aid them in their social, economic and educational development, to join together with other organizations having similar purposes and interests, and to urge the participation of Latinos in their political and social affairs by urging all to exercise the privileges of the right to register and the right to vote, to provide services for information and education regarding our community and to promote education; to protect those members from industrial and economic discrimination and to assist in the social betterment of our community.
November 29, 2016
This month’s meeting will be held on Thursday, December 1, 2016, at the Balcony Lounge of the Joint Industry Board of the Electrical Industry. Meeting begins at 5:00 p.m. Food and beverages will be served. Business Representative Benjamin Arana will report on what is happening in our industry. President Gil Medina will give his monthly report. We will not have a guest speaker this month.
Up Coming Events:
- December 01 @ Monthly meeting: 7th Annual Bronx Kids Toy Drive
- Three Kings Celebration- please contact Brother Jason Rivera for more information
This will be our holiday “Coquito” meeting and we will be serving cake and coffee after the meeting. We will also be having our 7th Annual Bronx Kids Toy Drive at this meeting, please bring a new, infant to 15 years old – age appropriate, unwrapped toy (educational games, puzzles, legos) valued at no more than $15.00. The toys will be donated to needy children in the Bronx.
Lastly, I would like to thank all the volunteers who helped in our annual Dominican Sisters Turkey giveaway, the Joan of Arc Food and Clothing drive and our Annual Bronx Kids Toy Drive. These events serve as a true testament our organizations commitment to our community; this commitment is by far one of our strongest qualities and we will continue to have this positive impact where ever there exist a need.
Thank you for Everything