The International Union of Painter's and Allied Trades District Council 11 considers itself a vital and flourishing labor organization, which represents over 1,600 members in Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts. Our members include painters, drywall finishers, glaziers, wall coverers, and various industrials.
DC 11's second-year Industrial apprentice class shows what they can do with traditional roller and brush work, as they harnessed thier talents to spruce up the Cranston Portuguese Club, the Union Meeting place of Local 195 and Local 1333. Pictured (from left to right): Robert Dutra, Pedro Nunez, Jr., Warren Sanford, Maximo DeCaba, Billy Chea (kneeling), Frank Straub, David Larkin, Courtney Mossberg, Sophat Long, Agnelo Varela, and Instructor Willam Glover.
RI Jobs with Justice, another of IUPAT DC 11's essential community partners, celebrated the organizations's 17th year with its Annual Awards Dinner at the Cranston Portuguese Club. Pictured (from left to right): RI JWJ Director Jesse Strecker, RI AFL-CIO President George Nee, RI AFL-CIO Secretary Treasurer (and JWJ Awardee) Maureen Martin, and DC 11 Young Lion Justin Kelley.
Rhode Island Classes Begin January 6, 2014.
Monday Painters Level 1
Painters Level 3
Holiday volunteers from DC 11 gather together to repaint interior rooms and common areas at The Phoenix House (a drug rehabilitation and treatment center) in Pascaog, RI. Back row (from left to right): Teng Yang, Sue Yang, Justin Dalton, Russ Lacy Jr., Russ Lacy Sr., Steve O'Neil. and Quintillano Correa. Front row (from left to right): Kao Vang, Tony Rodriques, Justin Kelley. Not pictured: Ying Kue.
DC 11 Director of Business Development and LU 1274 Business Representative
DC 11 members join RI AFL-CIO Secretary Treasurer Maureen Martin (center, with banner), and fellow organizations the Firefighters, IBEW, the Bricklayers, SEIU, AFCSME, UNAP, RI Jobs With Justice, DARE, UNITE-HERE, and IATSE, to support fast food workers drive for better wages at a Wendy's in Warwick, RI.