AFL-CIO: PASS The Pro Act

Stronger unions mean higher wages, safer working conditions and dignity for all people who work. Passing the PRO Act will be our first step to getting there. Use this form to tell your U.S. senators: Vote “yes” on the PRO Act.

Primary Election Endorsements

Please see DC47's Primary Election Endorsements that support working families on May 18, 2021.

Vaccines & Summer Safety Tips

Watch this union video for important vaccine information & Summer safety tips.

Vybe Vaccine Center

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at Independence LIVE, located at 1919 Market Street. No cost vaccine is available by appointment to anyone 18 and older who lives or works within the Philadelphia city limits.

AFSCME Legislative Update: 4/30/21

Please see the latest Legislative Update from AFSCME International.

The Union Difference

See the ways that life is better with a #union!

CDC: Staying safe when fully vaccinated

See this information from the CDC on safe activities that one can participate in once fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

AFL-CIO: Pro Act Rally: 4/30

Join the AFL-CIO in rallying to protect the right to organize at the Pro Act Rally on Friday, April 30!

United Way of PA: Income Tax Assistance

For more than a decade, United Way has helped people easily and accurately file their federal and state taxes through MyFreeTaxes. Since 2009, more than 1.2 million people have used MyFreeTaxes and saved $250 million dollars in filing fees!

Labor Notes: April 2021

See the latest edition of the Labor Notes newsletter.

PETITION: Costco STOP Selling My Pillow

With Michael Lindell, the CEO of MyPillow, showing up at the White House in January with written notes to give to Donald Trump that were instructions to overturn the election by way of martial law. I no longer think a great company like Costco should allow MyPillow...

AFSCME DC47 Member Spotlight

It's time to show off your hard #Union work out on the frontlines! It is the members that make our #Union strong and we are proud of the work that our #Union family does every single day. Submit an AFSCME DC47 Member Spotlight candidate today!

Congress: Fund the front lines!

Front-line public service workers put their lives on the line to save us. Don’t let Congress thank them with a pink slip. Pass state & local aid NOW! #FundtheFrontLines

Nicetown CDC: COVID Vaccines

Sign-up today to get a COVID Vaccine if you are:

  • Essential worker
  • 65 years old or older
  • 16-64 years old with an underlying health condition

You must pre-register by e-mail below or call: 215-329-1824 and bring proof of insurance.

AFSCME: Never Quit Award

We are honoring fellow members who demonstrate true dedication to their work. Do you have a co-worker who always takes great pride and goes the extra step in their work? Brings a smile to the faces of the people they serve or work with? Who never quits on doing the best job they can? Nominate a fellow AFSCME member for a Never Quit Service Award.

Why PA House Bill 38 is BAD

Pennsylvania's judicial district bill would pioneer new lows in partisan gerrymandering. See why you should say "NO" to judicial gerrymandering!

Petition: Stop Judicial Redistricting

Sign this petition to keep politics out of our judicial system in Pennsylvania!

Support workers at Phila. Museum of Art

Please sign this petition to support new AFSCME union family at The Philadelphia Museum of Art and cultural workers across the United States!

Victory For Working People!

 

 

Guardian Nurses: COVID Fast Facts

Please see this information on COVID-19. Please stay safe,

 

Philly Magazine: Philadelphia's New Generation of Unions

Check out this great piece on the future of progressive unions in Philadelphia!

AFSCME DC47 Police Budget Resolution

Please see this important DC47 Police Budget Resolution: Fund City Services not the Militarizing of our Communities!

Statement on George Floyd's Death: 6/6

Please see our statement on the death of George Floyd.

Sign Letter: Show support for Union at Art Museum

Take a minute to sign on to a support letter for a union at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

DC47 @ Social

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AFSCME: Free College Benefit

In this difficult time, AFSCME stands ready to support you and your family any way we can. That's why we wanted to extend a limited-time opportunity for members and eligible family members to earn a FREE bachelor's degree. Summer enrollment is open now and classes begin on May 18, so do not delay.

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AFL-CIO: PASS The Pro Act

Stronger unions mean higher wages, safer working conditions and dignity for all people who work. Passing the PRO Act will be our first step to getting there. Use this form to tell your U.S. senators: Vote “yes” on the PRO Act.

Take Action!

Primary Election Endorsements 5/18

Please see DC47's Primary Election Endorsements that support working families on May 18, 2021.

See Endorsements

Vaccines & Summer Safety Tips

Watch this union video for important vaccine information & Summer safety tips.

See Video

AFSCME DC47 Member Spotlight

It's time to show off your hard #Union work out on the frontlines! It is the members that make our #Union strong and we are proud of the work that our #Union family does every single day. Submit an AFSCME DC47 Member Spotlight candidate today!

Submit a Spotlight

AFSCME Legislative Update: 4/30/21

Please see the latest Legislative Update from AFSCME International.

See Update

Vybe Vaccine Center

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at Independence LIVE, located at 1919 Market Street. No cost vaccine is available by appointment to anyone 18 and older who lives or works within the Philadelphia city limits.

Get Vaccine

The Union Difference

See the ways that life is better with a #union!

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#fundthefrontlines

Front-line public service workers put their lives on the line to save us. Don’t let Congress thank them with a pink slip. Pass state & local aid NOW! #FundtheFrontLines

Take Action!

Pro Act Rally: 4/30

Join the AFL-CIO in rallying to protect the right to organize at the Pro Act Rally on Friday, April 30!

See Event Info

Labor Notes: April 2021

Please see the latest edition of Labor Notes newsletter.

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CDC: Staying Safe When Fully Vaccinated

See this information from the CDC on safe activities that one can participate in once fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

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United Way of PA: Income Tax Assistance 2021

For more than a decade, United Way has helped people easily and accurately file their federal and state taxes through MyFreeTaxes. Since 2009, more than 1.2 million people have used MyFreeTaxes and saved $250 million dollars in filing fees!

See More

PETITION: Costco STOP Selling My Pillow

With Michael Lindell, the CEO of MyPillow, showing up at the White House in January with written notes to give to Donald Trump that were instructions to overturn the election by way of martial law. I no longer think a great company like Costco should allow MyPillow..

Sign Petition

Why PA House Bill 38 is BAD

Pennsylvania's judicial district bill would pioneer new lows in partisan gerrymandering. See why you should say "NO" to judicial gerrymandering!

More Info

Petition: Stop Judicial Redistricting

Sign this petition to keep politics out of our judicial system in Pennsylvania!

Sign Petition

AFSCME: Never Quit Award

We are honoring fellow members who demonstrate true dedication to their work. Do you have a co-worker who always takes great pride and goes the extra step in their work? Brings a smile to the faces of the people they serve or work with? Who never quits on doing the best job they can? Nominate a fellow AFSCME member for a Never Quit Service Award.

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2187: City Contract Survey 2021

2187 Members: Now is your chance to have a voice in the upcoming season of contract negotiations with the City of Philadelphia. Tell us which issues are important to you and your family in the next 2187 Union contract.

Take Survey

CBTU: Scholarship Workshops

The Coalition of Black Trade Unionists is hosting two college scholarship workshops in February. See how you can get help to apply for a CBTU scholarship for college!

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Support workers at Phila. Museum of Art

Please sign this petition to support new AFSCME union family at The Philadelphia Museum of Art and cultural workers across the U.S.!

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PA AFL-CIO: Scholarship Contest

The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Scholarship Essay Contest is a chance for students to learn about the importance of organized labor in America. See how you can enter for a chance to win money for college!

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Philly Magazine: Philadelphia's New Generation of Unions

Check out this great piece on the future of progressive unions in Philadelphia!

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Statement on George Floyd

Please see our statement on the death of George Floyd.

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Victory For Working People!

During one of the most difficult moments in our nation's history...

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AFSCME DC47 Police Budget Resolution

Please see this important DC47 Police Budget Resolution: Fund City Services not the Militarizing of our Communities!

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CDC Update 1/11/21

Please see the latest CDC update information on COVID-19 in the United States.

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Count Every Vote Rally 11/7

Join us & community allies to demand that all votes be counted!

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BECOME A PHILLY POLL WORKER!

Your help is needed now more than ever. Serve your community. Be a champion of democracy. Earn $250 this election.

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Sign Letter: Show support for a Union at Art Museum

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