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Teamsters, UNITE HERE!, Partner With Society Of Saint Andrew to Distribute Food To Those In Need

Saturday, October 17, 2020 - 2:59pm

Local 737 helped distribute food to families in need as part of a charitable effort run by the Society of Saint Andrew.

Key Points: 
  • Local 737 helped distribute food to families in need as part of a charitable effort run by the Society of Saint Andrew.
  • The volunteers were comprised of workers from Teamsters Local 385 and UNITE HERE!
  • Cella, a 17-year member of Local 385 and steward for the drivers at Freeman, has volunteered for four weeks at this food bank.
  • When he heard about the food bank from some of his co-workers, he immediately signed up to help.

Amalgamated Bank CEO Announces Plan to Step Down in Early 2021

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 12:32pm

At that time, he will transition from a director to special advisor to the Board through July 2021.

Key Points: 
  • At that time, he will transition from a director to special advisor to the Board through July 2021.
  • Mr. Mestrich joined Amalgamated Bank in 2012 and has served as its President and Chief Executive Officer since 2014.
  • She also serves as the International President of Workers United, which owns 41% of Amalgamated Banks common shares.
  • Amalgamated was formed in 1923 as Amalgamated Bank of New York by the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, one of the countrys oldest labor unions.

Amalgamated Bank Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 9:10pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amalgamated Bank (Nasdaq: AMAL) (the Company) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular dividend to common shareholders of $0.08 per share, payable on September 3, 2020, to shareholders of record on August 19, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Aug. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amalgamated Bank (Nasdaq: AMAL) (the Company) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular dividend to common shareholders of $0.08 per share, payable on September 3, 2020, to shareholders of record on August 19, 2020.
  • The amount and timing of any future dividend payments to shareholders will be subject to the discretion of the Companys Board of Directors.
  • Amalgamated Bank is a New York-based full-service commercial bank and a chartered trust company with a combined network of 11 branches in New York City, Washington D.C., and San Francisco.
  • Amalgamated was formed in 1923 as Amalgamated Bank of New York by the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, one of the country's oldest labor unions.

Amalgamated Bank Announces Second Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 9:10pm

NEW YORK, July 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amalgamated Bank (Amalgamated) (Nasdaq: AMAL) today announced that its second quarter 2020 financial results will be released before market open on Tuesday, July 28, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, July 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amalgamated Bank (Amalgamated) (Nasdaq: AMAL) today announced that its second quarter 2020 financial results will be released before market open on Tuesday, July 28, 2020.
  • The Company will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on the same day to discuss the financial results.
  • Amalgamated Bank is a New York-based full-service commercial bank and a chartered trust company with a combined network of 11 branches in New York City, Washington D.C., and San Francisco.
  • Amalgamated was formed in 1923 as Amalgamated Bank of New York by the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, one of the country's oldest labor unions.

Buyer Alert: Collective Bargaining Begins as National Labor Relations Board Certifies UNITE HERE Local 11 as Representative of Mr. C Beverly Hills Hotel Housekeeping Workers

Saturday, July 11, 2020 - 1:48am

On July 7, 2020, the National Labor Relations Board certified UNITE HERE Local 11 as the representative of the Mr. C Beverly Hills Hotel housekeeping workers.

Key Points: 
  • On July 7, 2020, the National Labor Relations Board certified UNITE HERE Local 11 as the representative of the Mr. C Beverly Hills Hotel housekeeping workers.
  • Local 11 expects any buyer of the hotel to work proactively with the union to ensure all appropriate measures are in place to guarantee the health and safety of workers and guests.
  • We hope that any hotel buyer respects workers and their union instead of provoking a public labor dispute that workers will win, said Local 11 Co-President Kurt Petersen.
  • UNITE HERE Local 11 is a labor union representing over 32,000 hospitality workers in Southern California and Arizona who work in hotels, restaurants, universities, convention centers and airports.

Amalgamated Bank Announces First Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call

Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 12:15pm

NEW YORK, April 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amalgamated Bank (Amalgamated) (Nasdaq: AMAL) today announced that its first quarter 2020 financial results will be released before market open on, Thursday, April 30, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, April 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amalgamated Bank (Amalgamated) (Nasdaq: AMAL) today announced that its first quarter 2020 financial results will be released before market open on, Thursday, April 30, 2020.
  • The Company will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on the same day to discuss the financial results.
  • Amalgamated Bank is a New York-based full-service commercial bank and a chartered trust company with a combined network of 13 branches in New York City, Washington D.C., and San Francisco.
  • Amalgamated was formed in 1923 as Amalgamated Bank of New York by the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, one of the country's oldest labor unions.

T1 Payments Donates to UNITE HERE to Support Hospitality Workers Affected by The COVID-19 Pandemic

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 11:05am

"As this pandemic continues to spread, we feel for those in the hospitality industry and understand that many need support more than ever right now," said CEO of T1 Payments, Donald Kasdon.

Key Points: 
  • "As this pandemic continues to spread, we feel for those in the hospitality industry and understand that many need support more than ever right now," said CEO of T1 Payments, Donald Kasdon.
  • "So, by supporting UNITE HERE we hope to make a difference in supporting servers, bartenders, housekeeping staff members, and other hospitality workers who are being impacted."
  • T1 Payments is proud to give back and contribute to the UNITE HERE Education and Support Fund.
  • For more information about how to donate to help hospitality workers impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, visit the UNITE HERE website .

We're Out. Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Moves Union Convention From Philadelphia to Pittsburgh Over Labor Dispute.

Monday, March 2, 2020 - 8:49pm

Last week, the statewide federation of labor unions cancelled the contract with the Philadelphia 201 Hotel due to a labor dispute between the Hotel and UNITE HERE 274.

Key Points: 
  • Last week, the statewide federation of labor unions cancelled the contract with the Philadelphia 201 Hotel due to a labor dispute between the Hotel and UNITE HERE 274.
  • Our convention is a celebration of union members, their work and their service to our Commonwealth.
  • "It is in the spirit of solidarity with our Sisters and Brothers belonging to UNITE HERE 274, who have asked for a boycott of Philadelphia 201 Hotel.
  • The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO 44thConstitutional Convention will be held in Pittsburgh at the Omni William Penn from Monday, April 6 through Wednesday, April 8.

Amid Union Organizing Campaign, Mr. C Beverly Hills Hotel Requires Employees to Reverify Authorization to Work in U.S.

Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 5:21pm

Mr. Cs decision to require housekeeping employees to reverify their work authorization comes in the midst of a union organizing campaign.

Key Points: 
  • Mr. Cs decision to require housekeeping employees to reverify their work authorization comes in the midst of a union organizing campaign.
  • The union believes that once legal challenges concerning the election are settled, it will have prevailed and the hotel will be unionized.
  • It is immoral for companies to force current employees to reverify their work authorization, especially while they are organizing a union, said Kurt Petersen, co-president of UNITE HERE Local 11.
  • Instead of requiring workers to resubmit authorization documents, Mr. C should respect its workers decision in the union election.

Amalgamated Bank Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 9:15pm

NEW YORK, Feb. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amalgamated Bank (Nasdaq: AMAL) (the Company) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular dividend to common shareholders of $0.08 per share, payable on March 6, 2020, to shareholders of record on February 21, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Feb. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amalgamated Bank (Nasdaq: AMAL) (the Company) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular dividend to common shareholders of $0.08 per share, payable on March 6, 2020, to shareholders of record on February 21, 2020.
  • The amount and timing of any future dividend payments to shareholders will be subject to the discretion of the Companys Board of Directors.
  • Amalgamated Bank is a New York-based full-service commercial bank and a chartered trust company with a combined network of 13 branches in New York City, Washington D.C., and San Francisco.
  • Amalgamated was formed in 1923 as Amalgamated Bank of New York by the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, one of the countrys oldest labor unions.