Dear Local Union Presidents:
The 46th International Convention of the Coalition of Black Trade Unionists (CBTU) will convene on Thursday, May 25, 2017, and will continue through Monday, May 29, 2017, in New Orleans, Louisiana. The theme for this year’s CBTU Convention is “Organizing for Change – Building Our Future.” The convention headquarter hotel is the New Orleans Hilton Riverside.
Please check the CBTU website (www.cbtu.org) for additional information on the Convention program schedule and to download registration material.
In order to take full advantage of all the activities at the Convention, we recommend a Wednesday, May 24 arrival in New Orleans. Click on the links below for the offical call letter, registration form and hotel information. To become a member, click on the CBTU National Membership Application.