Sept. 23rd Contract Ratification POSTPONED.
Check out these great community resources to help you in the post-pandemic USA. Connect to jobs, housing relief, grants, and more in Pennsylvania.
Phila. AFL-CIO: Labor Day Parade 2021
Come celebrate Labor Day 2021 with your union family! Contact your Local to RSVP.
COVID-19: Why Is Delta So Dangerous?
Find out why the COVID-19 Delta variant is so dangerous to the public.
Rental Assistance Tool
Check out this great resource from AFSCME to help you when financial times get hard.
AFSCME Legislative Update: 8/6/21
Please see the latest Legislative Update from AFSCME International.
AFSCME Scholarship 2021: Winner at DC47!
See the essay from Justin Hart, a Local 2186 member's son that won a college scholarship from AFSCME. Great job, Justin!
Unions Power America Contest
Union Plus is thanking union workers for getting America back on its feet. See how you could win up to $15,000.
PAC Fund Raffle Winners: July 2021
Raffle Prize Winners:
- 1st- Bob Coyle: 55 inch TV
- 2nd- Tina Harris: $200 Gift Card
- 3rd- Steve Barron: Gift Basket
Pass The Family Care Act
See details on how you can help get paid family leave benefits for all working people.
Former Smokers Wanted
The City of Philadelphia is now looking for help from former smokers to participate in private focus groups.
City of Phila: Virtual Work Update 7/1
City employees: Please see this summary of a meeting with the City RE: Virtual Work Policy.
Philly Public Services Rally 6/12: Photos
See pictures of us spreading love in Love Park on June 12, 2021 for Philly public services & its workers!
Newsletter: Union Herald- June 2021
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!
Our Union family is growing!
Welcome our newest bunch of cultural workers to the DC47 union family: Penn Museum Workers United.
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.
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.
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!
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
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!
DC47 @ Social
Get the most up to date Union information through your favorite social media app! Find us today.
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.