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Teamsters Local 79 Contests


Win $100! 

We are currently updating our databases with our member's cell phone, their cell phone carrier and email address so we may text them important information immediately.  So...we are having a contest each month. For each member that you turn in the information on we will submit a ticket with your name for a $100 monthly drawing. Please print the attached form. Fill the form out completely with the necessary information. You can mail, fax, or email the filled out form(s) to the Local Union (see below). If you have any questions, just give the office a call.

Phone: (813) 621-1391                  

Fax: (813) 626-7915

Address: 5818 E. MLK Jr. Blvd 

Tampa, FL 33619


Teamsters Trivia

To win in Teamsters Trivia you must be one of first two people correctly answered the question of the contest (Only ONE submission per person, Per Month please. Any additional entry will be discarded).

The question is updated once a month, so please check with us often.

The winners will be determined by the arrival date and time of the correct answer.

1st place winner - $50.00 VISA card
2nd place winner - $25.00 VISA card

The winners will be contacted by the email provided in the answer form below.

The prizes will be awarded at the following month General Membership Meeting (GMM) or by USPS mail if the winner is unable to attend GMM.

The correct answer to the January 2023 Trivia Challenge is

Q:During the National Election of 1948, a certain boxed snack was sold in grocery stores & theaters across America.  Customers were asked to purchase this snack in one of two boxes.  One box had Republican Presidential candidate Thomas Dewey's picture on it, while the other box had Democratic candidate Harry Truman's picture on it.  Customers were asked to purchase the box of the candidate whom they were supporting.  What food product was in each of these boxes?

A. Butterfingers

B. Mac & Cheese

C. Popcorn

D. Potato Chips

E. Raisins

December Trivia Challenge winners:

1st Place Winner (Twanda Jonesia) $50 Gift Card
2nd Place Winner (Morgan Cline) $25 Gift Card

Do you know the answer to the February 2023 Trivia Challenge?

Q: Local 79 put out a newsletter in the early 1970's.  What was the title of Local 79's newsletter?

A. The 79 Tribune

B. 79 Striker

C. Hitching Post

D. TNT (Teamsters Need Truth)

E. Local 79 Team Mate

(Please remember: Only ONE submission per person, Per Month please. Any additional entry will be discarded)

First name:
Last Name:
Email Address:
Phone #:

Stewards Training 101 Workshop

Naples, FL - August 13, 2022

Workshop facilitated by Secretary-Treasurer John Sholtes, Trustee Jeff Testa, and Business Agents Sharon Ayala and Tate Foster


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