Search

Search Results

AFSCME members receive Governor’s Awards for Excellence

On Monday, May 22, 37 Pennsylvania state employees were recognized for their outstanding service to the citizens of the commonwealth with the Governor’s Awards for Excellence. Among those 37 people...

AFSCME Council 13 Scholarship Program

AFSCME Council 13’s Scholarship Program is for Members Only. Scholarships are one-time-only payments, which may be applied toward educational expenses, such as tuition, lodging and books. Opens 3/1; Closes 7/1...

AFSCME Local 2944 members aid Hurricane Florence victims

Helping others is nothing new for Kevin Trafka, President of AFSCME Local 2944 (Lower Paxton/Middle Paxton/Susquehanna and Swatara Townships/Penbrook and Steelton Boroughs). What is new, however, is the level of...

AFSCME Council 13 member to appear on Brotherhood Outdoors

AFSCME Local 1347 (SCI Camp Hill) member Stephen Noll will appear on Brotherhood Outdoors during the Sportsman Channel’s Buck Fever Marathon on Saturday, October 6, 2018! The following was released...

FREE WEBINAR SERIES: Become a Union Steward!

AFSCME Council 13’s Education & Resources Department is hosting a three-part webinar series on becoming a union steward! Webinars will take place on September 15, 16, and 17 at...

U.S. Supreme Court Opposes Unions in Harris V. Quinn Ruling.

The U.S. Supreme Court’s conservative majority dealt a major blow to organized labor this week in its 5-4 vote on Harris v. Quinn, ruling that home healthcare workers in the...

“Adapt and Overcome”: District Council 86 hosts outdoor delegate assembly

As we continue to navigate the new normal in a world altered by COVID-19, we are finding innovative ways to push the labor movement forward and conduct the business...

Trustmark Voluntary Insurance deduction to be doubled, refunded due to error

The following statement was released by Trustmark. To summarize, an error occurred that will cause a double deduction to be taken from participating employees’ paychecks on the August 2...

Local 166 members power Selinsgrove Center through pandemic (SLIDESHOW)

AFSCME Local 166 members power the Selinsgrove Center in Snyder County, where individuals with varying levels of intellectual disabilities receive 24-hour medical, therapeutic, recreational, and social work services. Local...

Publications

Council 13 Connection This publication is mailed to current members on a quarterly basis. It outlines current events of AFSCME Council 13 and the amazing statewide community support our members...