IBEW Local 77 RENEW Committee volunteered their time to phone bank for Rich Cowan, who is running for the State Senate Seat in the 6th Legislative District in the Spokane area.
The IBEW Local 77 RENEW Committee consist of Tanisha Mitchell, Matt Reese, Katie Grimnes, and Damian Hernandez. Also, thanks to Jason Dahlin, who volunteered to phone bank with the committee and is an Apprentice Lineman at Lewis County PUD, and to Bob Guenther, who is our Governmental Affairs Advisor for Local 77 and organized this phone banking effort.
The devastation wrought by the Complex Fire in north-central Washington State is quite impressive in numbers. A charred landscape encompassing more than a quarter-million acres where hundreds of families have lost their homes. One of these victims is Brother Michael Hackenmiller. The members and officers of IBEW Local 77 made a contribution of $500.00 to Brother Hackenmiller and his family.
Sadly, other Brothers were affected by this terrible ordeal with damage to their properties. In lieu of a contribution to them, Brothers Fran Taylor, Tim Harvey, Richard Miller, Shane Scroggie and Bill Ingram requested a contribution be made to the Community Foundation of NCW 2013. The address to this foundation is: