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Explain How The Teamsters Have Played A Part In Your Family's Life

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How the Teamsters Have Played a Part in Your Family’s Life At the age of 19, my father joined the Teamster Brotherhood when he became a part time warehouse worker at UPS, and he has now been a member of the Teamsters for nearly 23 years. In July of 1997, my 21 year old parents bought their first house so that they would have room for their first two children and themselves. My father was still a part time worker at UPS, and he was working another job as well. It seemed things were looking up for my parents, but the events that took place the next month would make them question their future. Not many people thought the strike of 1997 would happen. After what some considered to be an unsuccessful Teamster rally in August, UPS made its final

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