District Council 33 & AFSCME News

District Council 33 is thrilled to announce our first-ever Golden Age Retiree Holiday Ball!

Please use the below link to download the 2023 DC33 Benefits Guide.

Thanks to efforts by the Biden administration and AFSCME, many public service workers, 

District Council 33 is pleased to announce our upcoming Diabetes Workshop to be held in October. We welcome all members, but especially those who currently suffer from diabetes and those who want to learn about preventing the disease. Please join us for this important workshop.
Workshop dates TBA.

Great news! The JFK Medical Center's Walk-In Clinic will resume Saturday hours beginning on July 10th! Saturday hours of operation will be 9am-1pm. 

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh is getting a big promotion.

Georgia Veiga has been a proud member of AFSCME New Jersey Local 3440 for the last 17 years. She regularly seeks out opportunities to support companies that employ union workers. 

As the world marked the anniversary of the official start of the coronavirus pandemic Thursday, President Biden signed the American Rescue Plan into law and offered words of hope to a weary nation.

AFSCME President Lee Saunders praised the House of Representatives for passing the American Rescue Plan on Saturday and urged the Senate to follow suit as soon as possible.

There is good news for AFSCME members looking to pursue higher education. AFSCME Free College has made its bachelor’s degree completion program a permanent benefit.

That means that AFSCME members and their families can earn a bachelor’s degree for free, making an even wider choice of career options a possibility for more people.

Here’s a sure sign of new leadership in Washington. There’s a renewed push to increase the minimum wage to $15 an hour, an idea that went nowhere when the Trump administration and anti-worker members of Congress were in power.