National Day of Mourning – April 28, 2023

NATIONAL DAY OF MOURNING Friday April 28th11:00 AM: Gather at the Union Centre11:30 AM: SWOT Leaders’ WalkNoon: Ceremony at Workers Memorial Mourn the Dead, Fight for the Living. Please join the Manitoba Federation of Labour in marking the National Day of Mourning on April 28, 2023. The Safe Workers of Tomorrow (SWOT) Leaders’ Walk will begin at 11:30 AM, leaving … Read More

IBEW Local 37 Workplace Accident

We are deeply saddened to have to share this news with you. Please see the article below. News article https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/nb-power-linesman-dead-1.6717665

2022 Assisting our Community

Our membership supports a wide range of charitable groups. Last year we were able to assist the following charities. Kidfish The Samantha Mason Foundation The Salvation Army Canadian Red Cross: Ukraine Humanitarian Children’s Hospital Foundation Khartum Shriners Manitoba Building Trades Golf Tournament 2022 Winnipeg Labour Council Family BBQ 2022 Winnipeg Harvest Inc. Strike! Movie Manitoba Corp.:  Stand! Sponsorship EAM Electrical … Read More

Electrical Contractors Association of Manitoba Sled-arama 2023

ECAM is holding their ride for kids this February 17th 2023 at 10:00am in the Whiteshell Provincial park trails. Cost is $100 per person. This ride is in support of The children’s wish foundation. This ride has raised over $80,000 for the foundation. Please click the link below for more information and to register.

HumanaCare – Member & Family Assistance Program – anywhere in North America

To All Members, IBEW Local Union 2085 Health & Welfare Trust Fund Effective September 1, 2022 HumanaCare will be our new Member Family Assistance Program (MFAP), replacing Homewood Health. The MFAP is available free of charge to you and your dependents 24 hours a day, seven days a week provided you are “in benefit” with the IBEW Local Union 2085 … Read More

Breast Cancer Pledge Ride 2022

Members of IBEW 2085,                             September 18, 2022 is the Breast Cancer Pledge Ride. This event is a fundraiser motorcycle ride for Cancer Care Manitoba. IBEW 2085 would like to assemble a team of motorcycle riders and passengers to participate in the ride and represent the IBEW at this event. The ride is about 250 kilometers long. It starts in Ile … Read More

Union Worx Instructions

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS! Can I pay my dues on the App? No, this may be able to happen in the future but there is extra cost for this option and as the only Canadian local using the app the cost is too high for one local to cover this extra cost with credit card companies. Dues can be paid over … Read More

Employee and Family Assistance Program

From time to time everyone goes through tough challenges in life and when in benefit through Coughlin & Associates, we have resources for members for work and in our members home life. In times of crises and your not sure where to turn, reach out to our Employee and Family Assistance Program. Click on the link below for more details. If … Read More