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Benefits & Pension

A Message to the Members of UFCW Local 135

By | Benefits & Pension, Breaking News, Cannabis Workers, FOOD 4 LESS, Grievances & Contract Enforcement, KAISER PERMANENTE, Membership, Negotiations Updates, Organizing, Pharmacists Professional Division, RITE AID

We are in unprecedented times with the COVID-19 outbreak and the leadership and staff at your union are dedicated to continuing to serve you. You are doing hard work under stressful conditions and you deserve to have your union working just as hard on your behalf. Your Union is still working and all departments are performing their vital functions. Due to Governor Newsom ordering Californians to “stay at home” UFCW Local 135’s offices in Mission Valley and San Marcos will…

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Health Insurance Open Enrollment Deadline is January 31

By | Benefits & Pension, Breaking News

REMINDER TO QUALIFIED FOOD TRUST MEMBERS The deadline for Open Enrollment for members of the Food Trust (Albertsons, Food 4 Less, Vons, Ralphs, Stater Bros, Gelsons and Kiel’s) has been extended to January 31. If you want to make changes to your healthcare plan, which now includes Kaiser Permanente, please come into either UFCW Local 135 office during regular business hours. The North County office will be unavailable for insurance changes starting at noon on January 24 through the deadline….

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Healthcare Benefit Improvements for Qualified Members

By | Benefits & Pension, Breaking News

Attention Grocery Members- In the recent grocery contract negotiations with the companies, we were able to make improvements to your benefits. It is important that you open your enrollment packets and read them carefully. Here are some highlights to the changes: Unused dental and vision will roll over to the next year — Up to half of total benefit dollars can be used in the next calendar year and will not be lost Changes to working spouse rule that dramatically…

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