Schools starting Need some help?

Posted July 31, 2023

Sisters and Brothers,

Do you have a son or daughter getting ready to start or go back to school? Are you in need of some help? District Council 16 is now accepting applications for the 2023 Walter Cantrell scholarship for any Son, Daughter or legally dependent of a dues paying member who is in good standing there will be 5 scholarships handed out in the amount of $2,000.00 each and this can be used to help defray the cost of paying for their classes, purchasing books and supplies etc. all you have to do is CLICK HERE and read the rules for eligibility, follow the guide lines, find this year essay question, write your essay on the question and submit it by the August 31st 20232 deadline, so let’s get the word out to your sons, daughters and coworkers!



Congratulations to all of the Local 487 members who took home prizes from the raffle at this year’s STAR Event. Special congratulations to Fermin Guzman who took home the Chevy Malibu. Don’t forget to keep your certifications up to date. You can find all upcoming classes at the DC 16 STAR website  PAINTERS- Don’t […]

September 26, 2023

Save The Date!

Its here the Avila’s Cancer Fund 6th Annual Chili Cook Off will be held on November 4th, 2023 beginning at noon at Woodward Park. As always’ s DC16 LU 294 will be sponsoring the event. If you’re interested in participating in the Chili Cook Off go to I will be entering my award-winning chili, […]

September 26, 2023