August 23, 2017

Saturday, September 23, 2017

 10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Assembly (coffee/sign-in at 9:30) 
 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Social Hour/Auction
    followed by Bingo for the Hardship Fund

Best Western Executive Inn
200 Taylor Ave North, Seattle, WA  98109
Lunch Provided

Assembly Highlights

  • Special Guest Speaker during lunch: Kelly Coogan-Gehr of WA LERC, Right to Work and Why Unions are Relevant
  • Nominations and Election for Trustee to Serve a 3-Year Term and vacant CLC positions
  • Committee Meetings for Shop Steward/Education; Political Action; Hardship Fundraising; Diversity; and Assembly/Chapter Meeting
  • Review and Approval of any New Union Business
  • Review and Approval of the Year-to-Date August Financial Report
  • Immediately following the Social Hour you’re invited to stay and play Bingo. Proceeds to benefit the Hardship Fund.

Register with Mike at Mike@opeiu8.org or 1-800-600-2433 (ext. 118) as soon as possible. Travel stipends may be available.

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Membership Assemblies

Official Local 8 union business is decided by members at two Membership Assemblies held on the fourth Saturday of January and of September each year. Locations rotate around the state. Topics include the Local 8 budget; annual donations; Political Action Committee donations; policies; Local 8 priorities, election of officers and delegates and other important business. Each Assembly has an education component, committee meetings, and a social event. Check the schedule below for the next Assembly!