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DON’T WAIT TILL IT’S TOO LATE!

Anyone wishing to submit a membership application, please be sure to do so in a timely manner. If you are unable to make it to our office in Mangilao, completed membership applications (application form, payroll form [DOA members only], and AFT forms) can also be emailed to membership@gftunion.com

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GRIEVANCES AND FIELD REPRESENTATIVE MEETINGS

Out of respect for our members, Executive Council and Staff, our Field Reps are asking that members who need to file a grievance or speak with them, please schedule an appointment. To do so, please visit the Contact page on the GFT website and complete the inquiry form. The form can also be found here.

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GDOE TO RESUME FACE TO FACE INSTRUCTION IN 2021

The Guam Education Board has unanimously approved plans to reopen Guam Department of Education (GDOE) schools in January 2021. Face-to-face instruction will begin on January 19, 2021 at the earliest. Online and hard copy classes will resume on January 4, 2021.

The full GDOE press release can be found here.

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GFT ELECTION NOTICE

Are you interested in taking a more active role with GFT? GFT Union Chair Elections are just around the corner! Each Exclusively Recognized Unit has the opportunity to elect a Unit Chair, Unit Vice-Chair, and Recorder to be on GFT’s Executive Council. The Election is February 26, 2021.

Unit Chair Duties*

  • Be the official spokesperson for the unit
  • Attend GFT Executive Council meetings (held every other Monday) & GFT General Membership meetings
  • Add unit specific items to meeting agenda when necessary
  • Inform & update Executive Council of unit matters
  • Hear an process grievances in consultation with the Executive Board

Unit Vice-Chair Duties

  • Preside at union meetings in the absence of the Chair
  • Preside as Chair pro tem at Executive Council and General Membership meetings if necessary
  • Assist in hearing & processing grievances

Unit Recorder Duties*

  • Preside at union meetings in the absence of both the Chair & Vice-Chair
  • Serve as Chair pro tem at Executive Council & General Membership meetings if needed
  • Record meeting minutes
  • Assist in hearing & processing grievances

Information on how to file for candidacy will be provided by GFT in the coming weeks.

*A full list of position duties can be found in the GFT bylaws.

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SHELL LAUNCHES NEW REWARDS PROGRAM

Shell has replaced its Double Points Loyalty Program with the Lucky 7 program. To continue receiving points, you must enroll for a Lucky 7 account with Shell. More information can be found here: https://lucky7.ite.net/enroll/.
If you have further questions, please contact Shell.