NoVA Labor 2013 Awards Dinner

NoVA Labor

The power and strength of the labor movement continues to be found in the working men and women who devote their lives to advancing social and economic justice for all people. We are extremely proud to work with and learn from outstanding leaders, dedicated organizers and the true believers of our movement – the volunteers.

The Northern Virginia Labor Federation, AFL-CIO invites you to join in honoring the recipients of the 2013 Excellence Awards, at the inaugural “Tribute to NoVA Labor” dinner and award ceremony on Friday, April 26, 2013 at the Sheraton Premiere, Tyson’s Corner, Vienna, Virginia.

Cost: $100/person (see reservation form for tickets, sponsorship, advertising)
Date: Friday, April 26, 2013
Time: 6-9:30 pm
Location: Sheraton Premiere at Tyson’s Corner (8661 Leesburg Pike, Vienna, VA 22182; map, click here)
Contact: Linda Lawrence (llawrence@ibewlocal26.org, 301-918-8832)

We are pleased to announce the honorees of two of the premiere awards determined by NoVA Labor to be essential in fulfilling labor’s role as advocate and voice for Virginia’s workers:

2013 Excellence in Leadership
Edwin D. Hill, International President
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

2013 Excellence in Activism
IUPAT District Council 51
Mark Heffron, Business Manager

2013 VALOR Awards (2)
Valued Achievement by Labor Organization Representative
Honorees will be revealed at the dinner

This event, our only fundraiser, will allow NoVA Labor to support its membership as an established community and political force in Northern Virginia. Proceeds will be used to make our programs more efficient and effective including possible full-time staff.

Festivities begin with a 6 p.m. cash bar reception featuring a jazz quartet. Dinner is served at 7 p.m. and dancing follows the award presentations.

If you need additional information, call Linda Lawrence at 301-918-8832. Please consider a generous level of participation.