Category: Good & Welfare


About the Scholarship Sixteen partial college scholarships of $4,000 each are being offered for the 2018-2019 school year. Winners, selected in a lottery drawing, also will receive second-year scholarships of the same amount contingent upon satisfactory academic accomplishment.  Part-time students, less

Local 4009 Members Donate Hundreds Of Meals

Sisters and Brothers, Below is thank you note I received from Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan. I am just the conduit; the thanks belong to you. I have to admit that I sometimes love to brag about how

Help CWA Members Recover From Harvey

Good afternoon, Sisters and Brothers, Local 4009 is not just a fighting Local, but a giving one as well. Many of you have already been active in finding ways to contribute to the unfortunate victims of Hurricane Harvey. If you

Local 4009 Easter Party Magical This Year

It was hard to know who had more fun at our Easter party this year; our 4009 volunteers, or the smiling kids! Thanks to Matt Hayden and Charliene Pline from our Community Services Committee for organizing a great time for

Scholarship Opportunities For CWAers And Families

(Did you know Local 4009 awards its own scholarships to eligible Local members and their eligible family members? Read more here.) Apply for Beirne Foundation Scholarship for 2017-2018 The CWA Joe Beirne Foundation will award 15 partial college scholarships of

Holiday Wishes From Local 4009

Sisters and Brothers, As we gather with our loved ones to celebrate the holidays in our many different family traditions,  the officers and staff of Local 4009 want to wish all of our members and their families all the joy,

Congratulations To Our 2016 David G. Jordan Scholarship Recipient

Local 4009 congratulates LaKeysha L. Green on her selection for the David G. Jordan scholarship award of $500 to help with her college education. She writes to thank Local 4009: “I appreciate the hard work and dedication you put forth to make

Congratulations To Our 2016 D’Arthor Pearce Scholarship Recipient

Local 4009 congratulates Justin Thomas on his selection for the D’Arthor Pearce Scholarship award of $350 to help with his college education. He writes to thank Local 4009:   Dear Local 4009, It is a great honor to have been

CWA Local 4009 Steps Up For Toys For Tots

Local 4009 officers and your community services group would like to extend a heartfelt “Thank you!” to our members for stepping up to donate during our 2016 Toys For Tots drive. Thanks to your generosity, you are helping to ensure that no

2016 Retiree Christmas Luncheon

The Annual Christmas Luncheon is on December 13, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. at CWA  Local 4009 Union Hall. Volunteers can arrive around 12:30 P.M. that day. Please don’t forget to bring your $5.00 donation for Gleaners. Call Gerri Dewberry if you