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Teamsters Local 623 Cornhole Tournament

Join the Teamsters Local 623 Cornhole Tournament. The tournament will take place at the Union hall, food and drinks will be provided. 

ATTN: Layoffs at Oregon Avenue

Information about layoffs at Oregon Avenue UPS

Teamster Stewards Prepare For A Big Year

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25, 2023

Local 623 Teamster shop stewards gathered at the Union Hall today for this year's steward seminar. As shop floor leaders at UPS facilities, from the Philadelphia Air Hub and Oregon Avenue, stewards are the first line of defense against management abuse and contract violations.

This year's meeting had extra weight as Teamsters prepare for a big year: the UPS contract expires August 1, 2023 and the Union may have to strike to win in negotiations.

2023 Shop Steward Election Winners

The 2023 Shop Steward’s Elections have concluded. Read more to find the results.

Shop Talk: What Is A Union?

What is a Union?

By Ryan Boyd

This is a question worth thinking about because the answer explains a lot about our lives at work. The simplest answer is that a union is an organization of workers that unites the workforce to bargain with employers. Why is it important for the workforce to be united, as opposed to the workforce being made up of individual workers, each with their own goals and interests?

Teamsters UNITE Committee Out For A Strong Contract

Each week rank-and-file UPS Teamsters are out at the gates flyering, getting feedback, and getting the word out about the UPS contract fight. 

76ers Ticket Lottery Winners

Teamsters Local 623 has purchased 150 tickets for the 76ers game against the Denver Nuggets on January 28, 2022. The game begins at 3:00 PM at the Wells Fargo Center in South Philadelphia.

To see the list of first round winners click below.

 

2023 Shop Steward Elections Schedule

The 2023 Shop Steward’s Elections have been scheduled. Read more to find your election.

January Union Meeting

Our January Membership Meeting is Sunday, January 22 at 11:00 AM.