Three unions affiliated with the Quad-City Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO are being honored tonight at the 2013 Family Awards Celebration hosted by Bethany for Children & Families. The event is being held at 6 p.m. at Modern Woodmen Park, Davenport.
The three unions have tied for the honor of Community-Focused Business or Employer of the Year, according to the labor federation.
The locals unions being recognized are the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 145, Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 25 and the Sheet Metal Workers Local 91.
Other awards being presented are:
Ruth Evelyn Katz Adoptive Family of the Year: Zach and Teri Klipsch.
Foster Family of the Year: Byron and Pam Keefe.
Leadership Family of the Year: Clyde and Donna Schoeck.
Youth Volunteer of the Year: Eric White.
Community Service Group of the Year: John Deere Cylinder Group Internal Platform.