UNITE HERE Local 5 represents 12,000 workers in Hawaiʻi who work in the hotel, healthcare, & food services industries.

We welcome inquiries from the media regarding our industries, members, policy and politics, and other issues of concerns to Hawaii workers. Please contact:

Bryant de Venecia, Communications Organizer

bdevenecia@5.unitehere.org

808-546-0024

IN THE NEWS

SUNRISE: ‘Our industry is broken’ Hospitality workers to rally for better working conditions

https://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/2024/05/01/our-industry-is-broken-hospitality-workers-rally-better-working-conditions/

VICTORY! Ilikai workers reach tentative agreement ending strike within hours

On Friday, March 8, Ilikai workers reached a tentative agreement with the company and settled the strike that began earlier that day. At 6 a.m. workers walked off the job and announced they would be going on strike after going more than five years without a new contract. At the time, Ilikai workers made $8/hour […]