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HNA Goes Public with OPEIU, AFL-CIO Affiliation

  • 15 February 2010

The Hawai'i Nurses' Association (HNA) announced its affiliation with the Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU), AFL-CIO today. "Our affiliation with OPEIU is a landmark decision for us and signals our intention to take our place in organized labor," said HNA President Joan Craft, RN.

Contribute to Haiti Relief Effort!

  • 26 January 2010

OPEIU members can contribute to the Haitian relief effort through Union Plus.  Union Plus will match individual donations made to the AFL-CIO Solidarity Center’s Earthquake Relief for Haitian Workers fund dollar-for-dollar, up to $100,000 total.  This means a $10 donation becomes $20, $25 becomes $50 and so on.

Union Plus Scholarship Deadline Saturday, January 30, 2010

  • 20 January 2010


Union members and their children are eligible for $500 - $4,000 scholarships for college graduate and undergraduate programs.
Since 1992, the Union Plus Scholarship Program has awarded more than $2.4 million to union members and their...

OPEIU Grants Charter to Global Helicopter Pilots Association

  • 24 November 2009

New York, NY – The Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU), AFL-CIO, CLC, has granted a charter to the Global Helicopter Pilots Association (GHPA), effective October 27, 2009. The group will be known as GHPA, OPEIULocal 103.

Mary Mahoney Named OPEIU Secretary-Treasurer

  • 17 November 2009
Mary Mahoney Named OPEIU Secretary-Treasurer

New York, NY- The Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU), AFL-CIO, CLC Executive Board named Mary Mahoney to serve as Secretary-Treasurer, effective January 1, 2010, following the retirement of Nancy Wohlforth. The appointment was made at the Executive Board’s meeting in Miami, Florida in October 2009. Mahoney has served as a Vice President for Region II since 2001.

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​The Office and Professional Employees International Union was chartered in 1945 and​, with more than ​90,000 members, we’re one of the larger unions of the AFL-CIO. OPEIU has locals ​throughout the United States and Canada.

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