TWU LOCAL 512 VETERANS COMMITTEE REPORT MARCH 2022
Posted On: Mar 08, 2022
Members donated boxes of clothing and personal hygiene items for Afghanistan refugees. The Department of Defense activated the Civil Reserve Air Fleet and American Airlines flew more than 25 flights evacuating refugees and returning military members.
● Collected personal care items from all local company workgroups for 50 care bags delivered to the Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans in Wheaton, IL on December 4th.
● Members helped serve a pancake breakfast for 500 military personnel transiting through the USO Center in Terminal 3 on December 17th.
● Members assisted with transportation and honors for 4 fallen military member flights as they transitioned to their final resting place.
● Assisting union members denied attendance bonuses due to military leave.
● Set up flag display and employee military pictures for Veterans Day