Category: Good and Welfare
Iowa Member Is a Hall of Famer
Phyllis Thede is recognized for her achievements as an Iowa state legislator.
AFSCME Students Earn Union Plus Scholarships
Ten members of the AFSCME family, across the country, received scholarships through the Union Plus Scholarship Program, which this year awarded $150,000 to 116 students representing 39 unions.
Fifteen Years after Texas Tragedy, AFSCME Keeps Promise
Michael Nagle, the son of a fallen AFSCME corrections officer, is off to college with union help.
Alaska State Troopers Set Bar High for Public Service
A fugitive surrenders himself after watching an episode of the reality show “Alaska State Troopers,” telling troopers they are the most professional and courteous law enforcement personnel he had dealt with.
Paramedics Drive into Storm to Save Patient
Rain, hail and tornado warnings fail to dissuade EMS professional from doing his job.
Working to Raise Civic Pride in Connecticut
Members of AFSCME Local 1579, Council 4, raised money for flags to decorate the city
AFSCME Paramedic Honored for Saving Couple Shot 11 Times
“This affirms that what I’m doing is valuable and appreciated,” says Jennifer Nance.
Madison Honors Utility Workers After Unprecedented Winter Hazards
The city passed a resolution thanking the workers, most of whom are AFSCME members.
AFSCME COs in Ohio Save Their Brother’s Life in Car Crash
Jason Hamilton had just left the corrections facility where he works when his vehicle was struck.
Once Rescued, AFSCME EMS Worker Gives Back
Jennifer Nance joined her AFSCME sisters and brothers in raising funds for Hillcrest Transitional Housing.
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