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Cleveland Carpenters Build Hope with Ronald McDonald House

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 2:31pm Written by Anonymous (not verified)

The Indiana/Kentucky/Ohio Regional Council of Carpenters (IKORCC) has a deep history of building our communities in more ways than one.

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IKORCC Member Saves Police Officer's Life

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 10:01am Written by lnix

IKORCC and Local 599 member Patrick Baum risked his life today to save a police officer and helped apprehend a person wanted for multiple attempted child abductions in

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Carpenters Help Indiana Organization Save Lives

Friday, June 15, 2018 - 10:26am Written by lnix

44 – that’s the number of lives Indiana Youth Services’ Making Good Decisions initiative has helped save since its inception.

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Carpenters Help Little Wish Foundation Grant a Wish

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 3:23pm Written by lnix

For Derek Dodd helping the Little Wish Foundation grant a wish isn’t just about giving back – it’s personal.

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Carpenters Help Portsmouth Family Build Future

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 10:57am Written by lnix


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3rd Annual Habitat for Humanity Nail It Competition of Southeast Ohio

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 12:20pm Written by mkeller

Last month, IKORCC members created a team to participate in the 3rd Annual Habitat for Humanity Nail It Competition of Southeast Ohio. The Nail It Competition is a nail-biting race to see what team can drive nails the fastest.

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Carpenters Support The Up Side of Downs

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 2:06pm Written by mkeller

Ohio Carpenters & the IKORCC helped support The Up Side of Downs Gala in March to raise awareness for Down Syndrome. The event is personal for carpenter Dan Sivertson, whose daughter was diagnosed with Down Syndrome 13 years ago. 

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Akron Carpenters Donate Fire Alarms to Save Lives

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 12:00am Written by lnix

Sound the alarm – members from Local 285 are doing their part to save lives in Akron, Ohio. In the past five years, every fatal house fire in Akron occurred in a home without a functioning fire alarm.

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Kentucky Carpenters Keep the Peace at Grayson Cemetery

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 1:37pm Written by admin

Funerals are supposed to be a time for reflection and finding peace, however, in The Northeast Kentucky Veteran's Cemetery pigeons were making that difficult for veteran’s families.

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Rossford Carpenters Help Boy Scouts with Soapbox Derby Cars

Saturday, January 6, 2018 - 4:16am Written by admin

Get your engines ready! The Erie Shores Boy Scouts raced into the Rossford Training Center for some much-needed help constructing their soapbox derby cars. Over 250 scouts made first cuts to their derby cars thanks to some expert help by carpenters from Local 351 in Ohio.

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