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MEHP HOMEBUYER ORIENTATION VIRTUAL WEBINAR 

DC 37 worked with OLR and MetLife to create a new website for PFL

A new website that is available to city employees who are covered by the NYS Paid Family Leave program

ACT NOW: JUST TWO WEEKS LEFT to ERASE YOUR STUDENT DEBT

Dear Members:

Greetings Sisters & Brothers,

Hope everyone had a restful and enjoyable summer and all is well.

NYC’s LABOR PARADE RETURNS to FIFTH AVENUE on SATURDAY SEPT.

There is a new Coronavirus strain that cause respiratory illnesses and can be transmitted from person to person. The 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) strain was discovered and identified in Wuhan, China during an investigation in an outbreak of respiratory illnesses.

This COVID-19 strain can cause lower respiratory tract illness such as bronchitis or pneumonia. People with pre-existing medical conditions, weakened immune systems and the elderly may be more susceptible to complications from this virus.

DC 37 has joined the four of the state’s largest unions to call for legislation that seeks to protect patients from excessive hospital emergency room charges.

DC 37 Executive Director Henry Garrido, 32BJ SEIU President Héctor Figueroa, United Federation of Teachers President Michael Mulgrew and Civil Service Employees Association President Danny Donohue backed the legislation in a joint letter they sent to state Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins, Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and other legislators on June 3.

DC 37 will be hosting a College fair in conjunction with the City University of New York on Thursday, May 16, 2019. Representatives from various CUNY schools will be available to provide information such as:

Joseph E. Collins Memorial Scholarship 2019 open now to high school seniors whose parent or legal guardian is an active member of the Civil Service Technical Guild, Local 375. To be eligible, the student must be graduating from high school in June of 2018 and planning to enter college or university in the fall. Please click here to Download the application or Contact the Local 375 office at: 212-815-1375.

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