The Carpenters Trust of WWA Individual Account Pension Plan Overview:

For those who missed the June 23rd Milliman Investment Virtual Presentation, you are invited to a presentation and discussion about the new participant-directed investment strategy now used by the Carpenters Individual Account Pension Plan. The presentation will be provided by John Donohue, a Principal in Milliman’s Taft-Hartley Defined Contribution Practice and the architect of this new strategy. The following topics will be addressed:
▪ What is participant-directed investments
▪ What investment funds are available and why these funds were selected
▪ New 401(k) hourly contribution amounts
▪ Access to your money before retirement
▪ Income options at retirement
▪ How to access your online account at
▪ Important security features used by Milliman to protect your money
▪ Question and answers
Staff from Carpenters Trusts will also be available to answer general questions
about the Carpenters Retirement Plan and the Carpenters Health and Security

The presentation will be on Saturday September 18, 2021 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Central Puget Sound Carpenters Local 30

231 Burnett Avenue N
Renton, WA 98055

In the meantime, here is the link to the Virtual Presentation from June 23rd:

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Topic: July 22,2021 Rank & File Contract Ready Negotiation Committee Meeting

Time: 5:30 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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At our February 8, 2021 Local 30 regular membership meeting, a motion was moved, seconded and carried to ask the Regional Council to explain the strike fund, if we still have one, how much is in it and when it can be used.  

Click Strike Fund to see EST Shapiro’s response regarding the strike fund.


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We are a diverse local union of skilled journey-level and apprentice carpenters specializing in commercial concrete form work, from bridges to high rises, as well as commercial tenant improvement, interior finish work, scaffold building and tradeshow carpentry.

The entire Local Union 30 Membership is made up of Carpenters from all over the world. We are a full-referral union of over 3500 members.

Carpenters Local 30 is affiliated with the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America and the Pacific Northwest Regional Council of  Carpenters. 

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