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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 April 2022 Trivia Challenge is

Q: Part A: A native American Indian (Teamster Member) was elected to the United States Senate.  What party was he a member of when he was elected?

1) Republican

2) Democrat

3) Independent

4) Whig

5) Real American

Part B: What Native American Indian tribe did this Senator belong to?

1) Nez Perce

2) Seminole

3) Cherokee

4) Northern Cheyenne

5) Kiowa

Part C: What was this Senator's Indian Name?

1) Crazy Horse

2) Mighty Horse

3) War Horse

4) Night Horse

5) Big Horse

Ans:   Part A - 1 & 2

Part B - 4

Part C - Night Horse

March Trivia Challenge winners:

1st Place Winner (Jeff Slaten) $50 Gift Card
2nd Place Winner (No winner) $25 Gift Card

Do you know the answer to the May 2022 Trivia Challenge?

Q: A cockroach was a nickname used by Howard Hall Teamsters in Local 79 to describe what?

A) Nickname applied to a union member who went into management.

B) Nickname applied to a union member who crossed the picket line to work while members were on strike. 

C) A union member who could get past any company security during a strike. 

D) A person who would sign a pledge not to join Local 79 if he or she gained employment at Howard Hall Company. 

** Could Be Multiple Answers**

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

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

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