Official Notice of the Result of the Nomination Meeting

UNITE HERE LOCAL 5 OFFICIAL NOTICE Thursday, April 4, 2024 NOTICE OF THE RESULT OF THE NOMINATION MEETING On Tuesday, April 2, 2024, at 4:30 p.m. at the Local 5 office, 1516 S. King St., Honolulu HI 96826, the UNITE HERE Local 5 2024 Officer and Delegate Election Committee conducted the Nominations Meeting. The candidates […]


Applications for the new child care benefit will open on Monday, April 1!  Benefits of up to $200 per month for informal care or up to $325 per month for formal care are available for eligible members with children between ages 0-12. Benefits get paid directly to you (not to the caregiver)! Go to […]


The Hawaii State AFL-CIO will be awarding $1,000 to three graduating seniors. Deadline to apply is 4/12/24. A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to THREE graduating seniors who are currently attending high school in the state of Hawaii and plan to pursue post-high school study on a full-time basis at a university, college, community college, […]

Applications Now Open for Grocery Gift Cards for All Maui Hospitality Workers Affected by the Maui Fires

UNITE HERE Local 5 is pleased to announce that 1,000 – $100 grocery gift cards will be made available to all Hospitality workers on Maui affected by the Maui fires through the UNITE HERE Education & Support Fund. Gifts cards will be available on a first come, first serve basis. To claim your gift card, […]

Delegate Nomination Form 2023

Delegate Nomination Form 2023

Maui Strong! Support our L5 Maui Siblings!

UNITE HERE Local 5 members work on the frontlines doing essential work in our health care facilities, hotels, and food service operations statewide.  The Local 5 Hardship Fund has been set-up to support these frontline workers in time of extraordinary need, and to offer direct financial assistance to Local 5 members. Donate –

Citizenship Assistance for all Alliance Members

In 2021, the Alliance won a historic bargaining victory and a first-ever benefit at KP for our members only. As of January 1, reimbursement is now available for citizenship assistance, including the application fee, biometrics fee, and citizenship classes and Alliance members can get a paid day off to attend their naturalization ceremony. Strong UNIONS Make Strong PARTNERS! […]

Local 5 Updates ( Hilo, Kona, Waimea)

Local 5 Updates  ( Kaiser Hilo, Kona, Waimea) Date & Time: Jan 24, 2023 07:00 PM Hawaii. 30-45 mins Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 874 9991 4116 Passcode: 1938 OR Dial in by phone: One tap mobile +16699006833,,87499914116#,,,,*1938# US   Agenda: Local 5 Updates : What’s New & What’s Coming Up Worker Lead Victories What’s in […]

Join us & register for the Alliance UBT Nationwide Virtual Gathering on Thursday, February 9th.

Join us for the Alliance UBT Nationwide Virtual Gatherings every second Thursday of the month during the following times: SESSION 1 9 am Pacific, 7 am Hawaii, 10 am Mountain, 12 noon Eastern SESSION 2 4 pm Pacific, 2 pm Hawaii, 5 pm Mountain, 7 pm Eastern SESSION 3 7:30 pm Pacific, 5:30 pm Hawaii, […]

HMSHost workers at OGG #UnionStrong

HMSHost workers at Kahului Airport are wearing their “We’re Worth It” buttons to fight for higher wages! #UnionStrong