Sheet Metal Workers International Association

Local Union
No 565


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We have regular monthly meetings in Wausau and Madison the first week of the month. The first Tuesday of the month, we meet at 7:30am, 12:00pm and 3:30pm at Weston Lanes in Weston. The meetings in Madison are the first Thursday of the month, at 12:00pm, 2:30pm, and at 4:00pm.
Please note: We suspend meetings during the summer months of June, July, and August.
  Address and Beneficiary Information Updates
It is extremely important that you keep your address and beneficiary information up to date with the Local Union. By the time you think of making the change, it may be too late. To make changes to your address or beneficiary info, please contact the union office or talk to your Steward or Committeeperson.


  • Scholarships – (1) at $1000.00, (2) at $1100.00, & (1) at $1200.00
  • Hardship Fund – Monies given out to a member in need
  • Death Benefit - $2,000.00 for death of member
  • American Income Life's free $3,500 AD&D policy
  • Semi-Quarterly Newsletters
  • Service Awards for 25/40 consecutive years of service - bi-annual
  • Training through the Wisconsin School for Workers
  • Union Privilege Programs
    • Credit Card
    • Loan Program
    • Mortgage Program
    • Legal Service
    • Life Insurance
    • Accident Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Health Savings
    • Car Rentals
    • Ear Care Plans
    • Educational Resources Discounts
  • Partner Local of the Union Sportsmen’s Alliance