Category Archives: Local 88

Year End Member Appreciation Event

Local 88 held it’s annual year end member appreciation event on December 19th at the Oaks Park Dance Pavilion.Special guest, Chair Deborah Kafoury, energized the crowd with her commitment to continuing to push equity and inclusion at the county, as well as, eliminating all forms of discrimination. Members and their families enjoyed the night while […]

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Member Profile: Gisela Garcia-Rolon

Member Profile: Gisela Garcia-RolonMy name is Gisela Garcia and I’m a Program Technician with the Health Department Healthy Families Program, where my responsibilities include data entry and management, reporting, technical assistance, and training. I support the community health workers and community health nurses because they strengthen our communities by informing families on health issues and […]

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Annual Holiday Party

On behalf of Local 88 Executive Board, we would like to wish you all a joyous holiday season.  On December 19th, 2018, Local 88 will be having it’s annual holiday party and member appreciation event from 6:00pm- 8:30pm at the Oaks Park Dance Pavilion located at, 7805 SE Oaks Park Way Portland, OR 97202. Please come out and participate in […]

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Member Profile: Jason Blanchard

Member Profile: Jason Blanchard Instability.  Lost wages. Uncertainty about economic future.  This is how one of our union members described the environment of working in a non-union shop prior to Multnomah County. Read more about his story. I have worked in non-union workplaces before.  It often felt like there was an ax hovering over my […]

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