CISCO Donates $1,500 to Local Charity – Christmas Without Cancer
CISCO collected $1,500 during it’s Annual Golf Outing from generous participants toward Christmas Without Cancer, a local Oak Lawn-based charity. To accept the donation is charity founder (left) Gerri Neylon, RN, a radiation oncology nurse at Christ Hospital. To her right is Radiation Oncologist Dr. Faisal Vali, MD. Education to Careers Director Johnetta Ryan and Executive Director Dan Allen represented CISCO during the check presentation.
Chicago Building Congress Presents Networking Event – November 12, 2014
CISCO members can receive the discounted rate of $75 to attend the next CBC General Membership meeting presenting Geoffrey Baer, a multiple Emmy award-winning public television writer. The program begins at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 12th, at the Union League Club, 65 W. Jackson Blvd. in Chicago. For event and registration details, click here. Visit http://www.chicagobuildingcongress.org for online registration. Register today, and make sure you mention you are a CISCO member to receive the special rate. Deadline to RSVP is Friday, November 7.
CRCA’s 32nd Trade Show & Seminars
Save the date for the 32nd Annual Chicago Roofing Contractors Association (CRCA) Trade Show & Seminars, January 22-23, 2015. Professionals who need continuing education can attend the FREE Educational Sessions with attendance certificates available. Visit www.CRCA.org for registration information. The two-day event will include seminars on both days, as well as more than 130 exhibitors. For more information about the trade show and seminars, click here.
Read The Latest “Communicator” – CISCO’s Quarterly Newsletter
CISCO’s quarterly newsletter – the Communicator - is coming to members’ mailboxes soon; to view online – click here.
CISCO’s “Construction News Briefs” Read September Issue
CISCO’s e-newsletter Construction News Briefs is available to download - click here.
Project of the Year Award Applications
CISCO’s 2014 Project of the Year Award applications are ready as part of its Pride in Construction Program. Letters are being distributed to past submitting organizations and companies, along with the application and a one-page guide that describes how easy it is to apply for the award. The deadline for submitting an application is Tuesday, December 2, 2014. For more information, please contact CISCO at 630-472-9411 or visit www.cisco.org/projects-of-the-year/.
2015 Scholarship Applications Available
CISCO is now accepting applications for its 2015 Scholarship Program. The three different program categories enable a wider range of the children of both building trade union members and union contractor employees to apply.
Just click on either of the three links below to download 1) Four-year scholarships for high school seniors; 2) Two-year awards for seniors planning to attend a community college; or 3) Two-year continuing education awards for union members or contractor employees.
All applications and accompanying documents must be postmarked by February 27, 2015 to be eligible for consideration. For more information, please contact CISCO at 630-472-9411 or visit www.cisco.org/scholarships/.
UCA Sets Tier 4 Requirement Seminar – Wednesday, November 19
How will your company meet Tier 4 requirements? The Underground Contractors Association is planning a November 19 seminar for 8:00 a.m. at the Laborers’ District Council Training & Apprenticeship Fund – 1200 Old Gary Avenue in Carol Stream. For more information about the seminar, click here. To register online click here.