When we fight, we win!

Teamsters 117 Members Speak Out

DEBRA GIBSON, Employment and Training Specialist and 117 Shop Steward

"A lot of my co-workers now realize the power the Teamsters have in terms of giving people a voice."


SCOTT FUESTON, Local 117 Member at SuperValu

"Teamsters Local 117 has done a great job estimating our health care expenditures; that is a big bargaining chip for us with our employer."


JOE KIEFFER, Local 117 Shop Steward at UNFI

"We are the Teamsters for Tomorrow. We are going to be taking over the show."


JOE TAYLOR, Local 117 Member at Darigold

"The beautiful thing about a BBQ is that it brings us together. When you break bread together there is closeness, togetherness."


JESSICA COLT, Receiving Clerk

"We joined Teamsters Local 117 for job security, better benefits, and better pay."


WILLE COLLINS, 39-year Local 117 member

"Teamsters Local 117 has been good to me and good to the workers at Graybar."