October 20, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Marriott Grand Hotel
800 Washington Avenue St Louis
Missouri 63101
james Ozier
(314) 435-1752

You are invited to join us to celebrate the Coalition of Black Trade Unionists (CBTU) Thirty First Annual Ernest and De Verne Calloway Awards Banquet.

When: Friday, October 20, 2017
Where: Marriott Grand Hotel
                800 Washington Avenue St Louis, Missouri 63101
Time: Reception (Cash Bar)   6:00pm
             Dinner and Program     7:00pm

The Awards are given in honor and memory of Ernest and De Verne Calloway. Ernest was the former Director of Education for Teamster’s Local 688 and his wife De Verne was the first female African American State Representative elected to the Missouri Legislature.

The 2016 Awardees are: Petee Talley, Secretary/ Treasurer, Ohio AFL-CIO Martin Matthews, CEO Emeritus – Matthew Dickey Boys & Girls Club and Richard Trumka, President, AFL-CIO

  • Petee Talley, is being honored for outstanding labor, political and community leadership in Ohio and throughout the nation.
  • Martin Matthews, is being recognized for his lifelong commitment and dedication for youth educational and physical development in the St Louis Metro Area.
  • Richard Trumka is being honored for his community support during the Ferguson uprising and leadership in addressing internal and external racial and economic justice issues.

Keynote Speaker: Terry Melvin, International President of the Coalition of Black Trade Unionists and Secretary/Treasurer of the New York AFL-CIO.
Donations for Banquet: $80.00/person and $800/table of ten.
Please make checks payable to:              CBTU
P.O Box 5034
St. Louis MO 63115
314 495-5635

PLEASE R.S.V.P. by October 12, 2017

 The Calloway Awards Ad Book Pricing
Full page   8.5 by 11 inches                               $200.00
Half page  (Horizontal)                                     $110.00
Please email jpeg, office word document or adobe pdf document to Jay Ozier (314) 435-1752 at jayozier@sbcglobal.net, By October 12, 2017