It's election time for the UFF USF Chapter, and time to ask UFF USF members to consider running for office or representative seats. All dues paying UFF USF members, and only dues paying UFF USF members, may run and vote in this election. The deadline for nominations is Friday, March 4.
Any UFF USF member may run for any one of these offices:
If you are interested or wish to nominate another member, please start the process by downloading, filling, and sending the nomination form to the Election Chair. All nominations must be received (in our hands) by Friday, March 4.
Ballots will be sent out the following week, and must be received (in our hands) by Friday, March 29. They will be counted at a special meeting, time and place TBD, to which all UFF members will be invited. The new officers and representatives are elected effective April 1.
Mark your calendars: we will hold a virtual Town Hall meeting on the bargaining situation on February 11 at 4 pm. We were supposed to have a successor contract negotiated, ratified, signed, and in place over a year ago. Find out what's going on at the table. The town hall will be held over Zoom; for an invitation, contact the Chapter Secretary.
Many of our students are struggling during this crisis, and the USF Foundation is supporting the USF Food Pantries to help out. They are accepting non-perishable donations, but one can also make monetary donations for the pantries at St. Petersburg, Sarasota / Manatee, and Tampa.
The next chapter meeting is this Friday, February 11, at 12 noon, via Zoom: for an invitation, contact the Chapter Secretary.
Membership: Everyone in the UFF USF System Bargaining unit is eligible for UFF membership: to join, simply download, fill in, and mail or email the membership form.
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