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Latest News

September Meeting Available on YouTube

  • 16 September 2019
  • Author: Gordon Harwell
  • Number of views: 514

If you were unable to attend last night's meeting, the recorded portion is available on the OPEIU Local 108 YouTube channel.


Proposed Changes to Constitution and Bylaws

  • 10 September 2019
  • Author: Gordon Harwell
  • Number of views: 601

I just sent the following email and attachment to all Union members. We are attempting to amend the Constitution and Bylaws of the Local to enable us to move forward with our agenda. The proposed changes are included in the text of the email. Please take a look and feel free to provide feedback, comments, and suggestions. If you are a member, please let me know if you didn't receive an email and we'll check the address we have on file for you. Here is the text of the email:

New Video Message from Lance Bospflug

  • 6 September 2019
  • Author: Gordon Harwell
  • Number of views: 583

Lance released a new video today. Here it is if you haven't seen it yet.


Local 108 Meeting September 8th

  • 4 September 2019
  • Author: Gordon Harwell
  • Number of views: 419

September Meeting for OPEIU Local 108 will be held September 8th at 1900 Central Time. All members and represented pilots are welcome. If you're unable to attend, the procedural portion of the meeting will be posted to the OPEIU Local 108 YouTube channel.

Gordon Harwell is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: September Local 108 Meeting

Time: Sep 8, 2019 07:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

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Meeting ID: 804 351 661


Member Benefits

  • A $2,000 Death Benefit – through OPEIU
  • A $2,000 Accidental Death and Dismemberment Benefit – through OPEIU
  • Identity Theft Protection against the fastest growing crime in the United States – a crime that takes a victim, on average, 165 hours to regain pre-theft status – through OPEIU.
  • Two towing/service calls per year for members and family living in the same household –valued $100 each – through OPEIU.
  • A Complementary WellCard Discount Health Program through OPEIU – offering prescription drug discounts, first access medical discount benefits, vision and dental discounts and pre-paid lab and imaging discounts.
  • OPEIU Scholarships Funds:
    • Howard Coughlin Memorial Scholarship Fund - Full-time Scholarships of $6,500 and part-time scholarships of $2,650
    • John Kelly Labor Studies Scholarship Fund - $3,250 for either undergraduate or graduate students in one of the following areas of study: Labor Studies; Industrial Relations; Union Leadership and administration;
    • OPEIU Romeo Corbeil/Gilles Beauregard Memorial Scholarship Fund offering twenty scholarships for young people, between the ages of thirteen (13) and sixteen (16), to attend a summer camp at University Forest in Wappapello, MO where they will learn as well as have a great fun experience.
  • Student Debt Reduction Program
    OPEIU is pleased to offer a new OPEIU Student Debt Reduction Program to help members repay their student debt. The fund will provide five awards of $2,500 each year. A member can be awarded only once in a lifetime, and must have completed an associate or undergraduate degree. They must also have at least $10,000 in student debt and be able to prove their account is current. Application acceptance begins April 1, and the deadline for all submissions is June 30.
  • AFL-CIO Union Plus Benefit Program.

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