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  • Museum of Jewish Heritage Workers Hold Union Solidarity Event June 23, 2021
    Staff from the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, located in Lower Manhattan, held a solidarity demonstration on June 10, in support of the unionization effort currently stalled by Museum management. The demonstration was timed for when audience members arrived for an indoor concert by Sharabi, a Bhangra-Funk-Klezmer fusion group. […]
  • MELS ID THEFT WEBINAR JUNE 23, 5:30 PM June 23, 2021
    MELS will host an ID Theft and Scams webinar on Wednesday, June 23, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Learn how to spot and respond to IRS scams, Social Security scams, Internet scams, and investment scams. Learn how to respond to identity theft discovered through banking and credit transactions or fraudulent unemployment claims. Learn about the three most popular credit report security devices, […]
  • #DC37GETSVACCINATED June 20, 2021
    Raul Domenech, Local 1501 President  I am a Senior Attendant at the New York Aquarium, where I clean and maintain the grounds. As an essential worker, I come in contact with the public daily.  As a union leader, I want to set an example, so I decided to get the shot. I did my research. […]
  • COVID-19 Cases Expose Workers’ Comp Failures June 20, 2021
    By DIANE S. WILLIAMS Calling for immediate policy changes to fix the broken New York State Workers’ Compensation system, a coalition of unions joined the New York Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NYCOSH) and attorney Robert E. Grey on April 27, to say the Workers’ Compensation system has failed some 250,000 workers who got […]
  • What is Ranked-Choice Voting June 18, 2021
    When New York City voters go to the polls for the June 22 primary election, they won’t be casting their vote for one candidate per position, but instead multiple candidates. Ranked Choice Voting, which was approved by voters in 2019, took effect this year and will be used to elect the Mayor, Public Advocate, Comptroller, […]
  • DC 37 Supports Eric Adams for Mayor June 15, 2021
    Eric Adams, raised in South Jamaica, Queens, is a lifelong New Yorker and the son of a DC 37 member. At age 15, he was beaten by police in the basement of a precinct house. Instead of giving into anger, Adams steeled himself to reform the NYPD from the inside. In 1984, after graduating second […]
  • #DC37GETSVACCINATED June 15, 2021
    Eddie Rodriguez, President, Local 1549  A friend of mine was very concerned about my health, so she made an appointment for me to get the COVID-19 vaccine. On Feb. 28, I got my first shot of the Pfizer vaccine and I took my second dose in March. I have hypertension and I am pre-diabetic. Due […]
  • DC 37 Supports Jumaane Williams for Public Advocate June 15, 2021
    New York City Public Advocate Jumaane Williams is an effective leader, a frontline fighter against injustice and inequality, and a guiding force for change. From Brooklyn of Grenadian heritage, Williams began his career as a community organizer and advocate for tenants’ rights after graduating with a master’s degree from Brooklyn College. In 2009, he was […]
  • DC 37 Supports Corey Johnson for NYC Comptroller June 14, 2021
    Corey Johnson has always been a fighter and a leader, entering public service as an activist advocating for equal rights and tenant protections. First elected to the City Council in 2013, Johnson became Speaker in 2018. As Speaker, he led efforts to protect tenants from eviction, and fought for criminal justice reform. During the COVID-19 […]
  • One of Us June 14, 2021
    We must make an important decision later this month. The Democratic primary is on June 22, and I urge all of you to vote. More than ever before, the upcoming primary election offers an opportunity for us to shed the failed policies of the past and decide the future of New York City—your city. I […]
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Men’s Health Awareness Month: Prostate Cancer Screening and Early Detection June 10, 2021
    Dear DC 37 Member, June is Men’s Health Awareness Month. For many men, the fear of prostate cancer is overwhelming. MSK Direct has developed prostate screening educational materials to encourage early prostate screening for males over age 45. Learning about the risk factors associated with developing prostate cancer, such as age, family history, and race/ethnicity […]
  • Celebrating Caribbean-American Heritage June 10, 2021
    Dear Brothers and Sisters: Summer is upon us and we are hopefully just a few more weeks away from the end of the COVID-19 pandemic. It has been a struggle, but we are finally seeing the fruits of all the hard work and sacrifice that healthcare professionals have put into fighting this pandemic.  On behalf […]
  • OCB Sides with Local 1505 in IPP Win June 9, 2021
    By DIANE S. WILLIAMS An impartial Board of Collective Bargaining determined that the City and the Parks Department Advocate’s Office violated the New York State collective bargaining law when it tried to dictate to Local 1505 and the union who could represent members. The Office of Collective Bargaining also shot down management’s attempt to modify […]
  • Parks Worker Saves Kid from Coney Island Jetty June 1, 2021
    By DIANE S. WILLIAMS A quick-acting City Seasonal Aide saved a stranded boy and the bystander attempting to save him, pulling them from the jetty at Coney Island Beach on May 22. It was one of the first seaside rescues of 2021. The scorching 89-degree temperature that day drew hundreds of people to the famous Brooklyn boardwalk […]
  • Parks Workers Help Homeless Sisters Get Safe Shelter June 1, 2021
    By DIANE S. WILLIAMS Two Burmese sisters, who were homeless in New York City for over 12 years, are now in temporary housing thanks to the care and persistence of two Parks Department workers.  Parks Enforcement Officer Odelia Lee of Local 983 and Captain Cynthia Thompson of SSEU Local 371 worked together to successfully relocate the […]
    APPLY FOR SECTION 8 RENT SUBSIDY NOW Waitlist Now Open Thru May 28, 2021 The Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program, commonly known as Section 8, is a federal program designed to provide rental assistance to low-income families, the elderly, and the disabled to afford decent, safe, and sanitary housing in the private market. The New […]
    By STEPHEN JOHNSON, DC 37 Education Fund Administrator DC 37 and the CUNY School of Labor and Urban Studies (SLU) will fully fund a series of four Labor Leadership programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels for DC 37 members. These free college courses will provide a comprehensive overview of union-side labor relations in […]
  • Rally for Parks Funding, Jobs May 20, 2021
    By DIANE S. WILLIAMS At a virtual rally today, the Play Fair Now Coalition consisting of DC 37, New Yorkers for Parks, and the League of Conservation Voters, as well as parks advocates urged the Mayor to restore $84 million in funding for city parks. New Yorkers relied on public parks more than ever in 2020 […]
    Section 8 Rent Subsidy Waitlist Now Open Thru May 28, 2021 The Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program, commonly known as Section 8, is a federal program designed to provide rental assistance to low-income families, the elderly, and the disabled to afford decent, safe, and sanitary housing in the private market. Through the HCV Program, an […]
    PSU: HELP FOR ANXIETY The Personal Service Unit (PSU) of DC 37’s Health and Security Plan would like to offer information and coping techniques for Anxiety. This past year has been filled with challenges, disruptions, fears and losses. As we transition to increasing in-person activities, we may feel additional Anxiety.  Anxiety is a mental health […]

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Local 1655 Executive Board 6:00 pm
Local 1655 Executive Board
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm
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Disability Advisory Committee Meeting 6:00 pm
Disability Advisory Committee Meeting
Jun 8 @ 6:00 pm
Presenter: Roy McAllister, Assistant Director of the Office of Safety and Health for the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Topic: Worker’s Rights Protected by OSHA – Occupational Safety Hazard Administration Join from PC, Mac, [...]
Local 384 Executive Board 5:00 pm
Local 384 Executive Board
Jun 9 @ 5:00 pm
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DC 37 Civil Service Committee 6:00 pm
DC 37 Civil Service Committee
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Local 375 Delegates 6:00 pm
Local 375 Delegates
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DC 37 Women’s Committee 6:30 pm
DC 37 Women’s Committee
Jun 9 @ 6:30 pm
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DC 37 Political Action Committee 6:00 pm
DC 37 Political Action Committee
Jun 10 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1113 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 1113 General Membership
Jun 15 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 2627 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 2627 General Membership
Jun 15 @ 6:00 pm
Greetings Members, Our General Membership Meeting will be virtual on Tuesday June 15, 2021 at 6:00 PM via RingCentral: AGENDA: 1) Minutes 2) Treasurer’s Report 3) Nominations for Trustee Election 4) President’s Report 5) Old [...]
Local 957 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 957 General Membership
Jun 15 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 1505 Executive Board 6:00 pm
Local 1505 Executive Board
Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm
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Local 436 General Membership 6:00 pm
Local 436 General Membership
Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm
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