UCAN Grand Prize Update

February 28, 2023



The Union Carpenters Action Network (UCAN) helps support the union while also improving our communities. The program is implemented to thank the carpenters who continually give back to their union. 

Over 1,500 members from the Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters were eligible for a Tier 2 grand prize in 2022.

One finalist will be the winner of a brand-new Ford F-150.

A raffle occurred on March 1st at 4:30 PM where 11 finalists out of 1,500+ Tier 2 eligible members were drawn. The raffle was live-streamed on the EAS Carpenters Facebook Page. The finalists are listed in the order they were drawn: 


  • Paul Bateman, Local Union 423
  • Anthony DiBenedetto Local Union 254
  • Michael Martin, Local Union 255
  • David Horne, Local Union 423
  • Theron Gandy, Local Union 255
  • Matthew Eisler, Local Union 254
  • John Rapciewicz, Local Union 254
  • Douglas Sponsler, Local Union 255
  • Oliver Pettinato, Local Union 445
  • Charlie Pitts, Local Union 255
  • Sean Cashman, Local Union 158


All 11 finalists will be a winner of a Tier 2 UCAN Grand Prize:

  • Five Winners: $1,000 Best Buy Gift Card
  • Five Winners: $5,000 Vacation Packages
  • One Winner: Brand New Ford F-150


These 11 finalists are invited to Atlantic City, New Jersey, for the UCAN Grand Prize drawing on March 30th at The Construction Showcase.


See the 2020 and 2021 winners below: