The law firm of ASHCRAFT & GEREL, LLP offers this scholarship to numerous Washington, DC, metropolitan-area union members and their families to help with the high cost of education. Each year we award a one-time grant of $5,000.00 to an eligible student for education expenses.
Americans, ALL Americans – Democrats and Republicans alike – let’s not let the republic crumble. We need to pick up the pieces and fight like hell to maintain the progress we’ve made.
We can’t let them dismantle Social Security. We can’t let them roll back women’s rights. We can’t let them roll back LGBT rights.
Fall is the time when YOU can support your union brothers and sisters through the AFL-CIO’s Community Services Agency. Designate the CSA as a recipient when signing up the employee giving campaign at your work — CSA’s United Way number is #8253.
You can also donate directly.
The professionals who drive the NIH shuttle buses haven’t had a raise since 2012. After going public with their demand for a fair union contract, W&T Travel Services owner Darnell Lee began a sustained campaign of retaliation and intimidation to quash their rights. The NLRB’s investigation into this blatant, illegal union busting is ongoing; however, the company retaliated by firing or suspending every worker that testified to the government about the company’s illegal behavior.