AFT Guild Report on Racial Issues in the GCCCD and SDCCD (12/1/2021)

Dear Colleagues, As you may recall, last spring semester we sent out a survey to the employees we represent regarding the racial climate in both the Grossmont-Cuyamaca and San Diego Community College Districts.  530 employees responded to our survey.  Over the last six months we have spent a considerable amount of time analyzing the data [...]

AFT Guild Union Meeting – Thursday, December 2nd (11/30/2021)

Dear AFT Guild Union Members, Our next AFT Guild Union meeting will be held this Thursday, December 2nd beginning at 3:00pm via Zoom (see connection details below). At this meeting we will be voting on a request for a donation to the City College Hunger Action Day and an update to the Guild’s Mission Statement (attached).  We [...]

Salary and Benefits Tentative Agreement-Classified Professionals (11/19/2021)

Dear Classified Professional AFT Guild Members, Just in time for Thanksgiving, I am pleased to announce that we have reached a Tentative Agreement with the District on a salary and benefits settlement effective January, 2022 for all AFT Guild unit members! For those of you that follow these types of details closely, you will recall that [...]

Salary and Benefits Tentative Agreement-SDCCD Faculty (11/19/2021)

Dear SDCCD AFT Guild Faculty Members, Just in time for Thanksgiving, I am pleased to announce that we have reached a Tentative Agreement with the District on a salary and benefits settlement effective January, 2022 for all AFT Guild unit members! For those of you that follow these types of details closely, you will recall that [...]

Salary and Benefits Tentative Agreement-GCCCD Faculty (11/19/2021)

Dear GCCCD AFT Guild Faculty Members, Just in time for Thanksgiving, I am pleased to announce that we have reached a Tentative Agreement with the District on a salary settlement effective January, 2022 for all AFT Guild unit members! Due to the advocacy efforts of your AFT Guild leadership team, in addition to the good will [...]

CFT Raoul Teilhet Scholarship Deadline Approaching (11/09/2021)

Dear AFT Guild Members, Our Raoul Teilhet Scholarship program has now awarded more than $2 million in student scholarships to date. CFT has helped 741 children or dependents of members reach their higher education goals through this prestigious benefit of union membership. Scholarships of $3,000 are awarded to students entering or attending a four-year university; $1,000 scholarships are awarded [...]

Management and Self Care for Educators Workshop (11/09/2021)

Dear AFT Guild Members, The past year has been an extremely stressful one for all of us. Stress can have severe impacts on our health and well-being, and we often haven’t learned healthy ways to cope. Controlling one’s stress level improves everyday function and health. In this workshop we will discuss sources of stress and [...]