Additional Links & Resources

TRADE RELATED RESOURCES

BAC APPRENTICESHIP TRAINING CENTER

The BAC Training Center is here to help you with all your training needs from Journeyperson Upgrades to Open Shop.

INTERNATIONAL UNION OF BRICKLAYERS AND ALLIED CRAFTWORKERS

The International Union of Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers offers member assistance designed to provide crisis intervention, referral, and information services to active and retired BAC members and their families.

AFL-CIO

The National AFL-CIO gives you Legislative information on all states. Click here to go to the Minnesota home page. Click here to go to the North Dakota home page.

INTERNATIONAL MASONRY INSTITUTE

IMI provides education, training, and works to promote the use of masonry.

MINNESOTA CONCRETE & MASONRY CONTRACTOR ASSOCIATION

Formed in 1964, the Minnesota Concrete & Masonry Contractors Association is a nonprofit trade association comprised of over one hundred concrete and masonry contractors and related companies doing business in Minnesota.

FUND OFFICES

BRICKLAYER AND TROWEL TRADES INTERNATIONAL PENSION FUND & INTERNATIONAL HEALTH FUND

These funds are part of the International Union of Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers. You can visit the site to learn more.

ZENITH AMERICAN SOLUTIONS 

Third party administrator of benefits. Visit their site or call them at 651-256-1801 for information on health, pension, HRA, vacation fund, and hours.

HEALTH RESOURCES

MAP: MEMBER ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

MAP is a part of the International Union and offers free, confidential assistance around personal problems that affect work or home life, including mental health and substance abuse problems. MAP helps members with comprehensive treatment referral packages tailored to individuals and can guide members from the start of the help-seeking process.

T.E.A.M.

651-642-0182
Toll free: 1-800-634-7710

T.E.A.M. is dedicated to the MN/ND Bricklayers and Allied Crafts to improve your quality of life by offering counseling and resources at no cost to members and their families. T.E.A.M. counselors are available by phone 24/7 or at scheduled face-to-face confidential counseling appointments to address alcohol or drug concerns, behavioral challenges such as gambling or over-spending, family and parenting issues, legal and financial questions, job-related problems and personal/emotional difficulties.

FARE FOR ALL

Fare for All is a cooperative food purchasing program that can help you save 30-50% on food. Find a distribution site in your area.

FINANCIAL RESOURCES

BUILDING TRADES CREDIT UNION

Located in Maple Grove, MN. Phone: 763-315-3888.

UNION CONSTRUCTION WORKERS’ COMPENSATION PROGRAM

Mission: Eliminate the adversarial culture of workers’ compensation claim administration; improve the delivery of wage-replacement benefits and the quality of medical care to injured union members; return injured workers to their pre-injury job quickly; reduce the costs of insurance for union contractors thereby increasing their competitiveness.

INSURANCE & MORTGAGE

UNION LABOR LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY

The Union Labor Life Insurance Company serves BAC members, retirees, and their families with flexible supplemental life, accident, and hospital insurance to help increase the financial security and added peace of mind they deserve. Check out their website to apply.

UNION PLUS MORTGAGE PROGRAM

Home financing benefits designed with union families in mind.

UNITED WAY MORTGAGE COUNSELING

United Way can help you get a mortgage counselor that can advocate on your behalf and assist you with possible options.

OTHER

UNION SPORTSMEN’S ALLIANCE

A hunting and fishing community exclusively for AFL-CIO union members, retirees, and their families. Sign up online and become a member now!