For all members who participate in the UFCW Local 371 Health and Welfare Fund and have dependents enrolled in the plan, the audit notices will be going out on February 7, 2020 and they will need to be returned by March 16, 2020. Watch your mailboxes and if you have questions, call our insurance office at 203-226-4217 or your union representative.
To all Local 371 members who use the UFCW Local 371 Amalgamated Welfare Trust Fund and have a spouse or a dependent on your insurance:You will be receiving the letter below in the mail regarding an audit being performed on our health insurance fund. It is very important that when you are contacted by either the union or a company called Secova, that you comply with their requests. They will be verifying the eligibility of your dependents to ensure they are supposed to be covered by our insurance. If you have questions, you can reach out to our health and welfare department at 203-226-4217 or contact your union representative.
Did you know that when you are member of the UFCW Local 371, you have the opportunity to earn a college degree completely free of charge? The spring semester starts March 16, 2020 and each semester is eight weeks Long. Check out the degree programs here.
And as a NEW exciting offering, once you have earned an associate’s degree, union members and their families can complete a Bachelor’s Degree online with little to no cost thanks to a partnership with Central State University (CSU). Learn more here!
Our members work hard every day and deserve a better life. For some, that may mean furthering your education. Your union has your back and is excited to help you take that next step.
The popularity of labor unions is at the highest it has been in decades. According to a recent Gallup poll, approval of unions is at a 50 year high. And while the overall number of union members remains relatively low compared to what it has been in the past, there’s a significant shift happening that may indicate the tide is turning