Friday, April 15, 2011

Even More College Scholarship Opportunities . . .

are available to SHARE members through the AFL-CIO "Union Plus" progam. Click here for details.

Monday, April 11, 2011

College Scholarship Opportunities

The SHARE office recently received announcements about two scholarship opportunities for our members. Both scholarships are open to children and grandchildren of SHARE members who will be graduating from high school this Spring, and attending college in the Fall 2011.

  • The Central Massachusetts AFL/CIO Scholarship Award -- Five $1000 scholarships, plus several $500 awards, to be drawn by lottery. (Submission deadline May 1, 2011) We posted previously about this scholarhip on our blog here.
  • The 14th Annual AFSCME Council 93 M. Michael Botelho Scholarship Award -- $1000 Scholarship. Applicant must complete a 500-750 word essay entitled "Unions have been important to my family because . . ." (Submission deadline June 1, 2011) 
For full details, please call the SHARE office (508-929-4020). Please provide your mailing address or fax number in order for us to send them to you, along with a phone number where we may contact you. 

Monday, April 4, 2011

Update: Information Meeting at the CBO

We have secured a room in the Guaranty Bank Building for our Information Meeting at the Central Business Office!

The meeting will be Monday, April 25th from noon to 1:30.  We'll be in the 4th Floor Conference Room.

SHARE Information Meetings, beginning THURSDAY

Over the weekend, the following announcement postcard went out to all SHARE members at UMass Memorial. Please note that our first Information Meeting is this Thursday at the University campus.

If you do not receive a postcard in your home mailbox this week and would like to verify your address with us, please give us a call (508-929-4020). Thanks!