Have you taken the bargaining survey?
Our bargaining team needs your input! GTFF will be entering contract negotiations with the UO administration in Spring 2023. What should we prioritize to improve everyone’s working conditions?
The E-Council Retreat Is Upon Us!
Attention all Caucus Chairs & Stewards! The 2022 E-Council Retreat is September 16th-18th in Sunriver, Oregon. All expenses are covered. Come for a weekend of solidarity, union training, and fun! Agenda and more details to follow.
Please RSVP by emailing our VP of Organizing Lillian DeVane at email@example.com
Apply to become a member organizer for Fall 2022!
Want to be trained and paid to help make our union stronger? AFT-Oregon’s Member Organizer Institute (MOI) is a training and development opportunity for emerging leaders and activistswho are ready to take their union organizing skills to the next level and build our local for the future. MOI is a 10-11 week intensive paid training program that teaches organizing skills through real-world experience in concert with staff and local leaders. This program capitalizes on one of our most valuable resources–our members–to help build union power and activism. Click here for a testimonial from a member organizer!
Applications are due Fri., Sept. 9th, 2022. For more information go to http://or.aft.org/resources/member-organizer-institute. You can also email our Staff Organizer Michael Marchman at firstname.lastname@example.org or our AFT National Representative Jessica Foster at email@example.com with any questions or a completed application.
Fall General Membership Meeting (GMM)
We are having our first Fall General Membership Meeting (GMM) on Fri., Sept. 30th at 5 pm (location tbd). At the Fall GMM, we discuss our union’s plans for this year, get to know our comrades, hear from other unions, and build solidarity around important issues. Additional info about the Fall GMM coming soon!
If you have questions or would like additional GTFF updates, email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Not receiving our emails? Email our VP of Membership Pete Suechting at email@example.com.