NYSUT Retiree Council 7

Serving All NYSUT Retirees In Onondaga And Cayuga Counties

New for April and May 2021
NYSUT Retiree Series announces a new Retiree Health & Wellness Webinar Series on attached flyer.

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All retired NYSUT members are welcome and invited.
We look forward to seeing you on Zoom!

(2) CNY Chapter of NYSARA - Guest Speaker Ron Deutsch 04-09-21
NEW ==> Membership Renewal

It's time to renew your membership.  RC 7's fiscal year is July 1 through June 30.  Please support the work we do with your $10 membership fee. Please click the green button to read the latest news.
NYSUT Action Center​

​WE NEED YOUR HELP! Join NYSUT Action Center to learn and do more to help the teaching profession and it's related fields. Please click on the green button to read and take action!
Member Appreciation Month -- win prizes! - click the link below for additional information:
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NEW ==>> 2021 Scholarship Application

IMPORTANT NOTICE -- The deadline date for the scholarship application has been extended to May 31, 2021. 
The 2021 RC7 Scholarship Form has been added to the website. Please click the green button to read the latest news.
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PET INSURANCE from Nationwide - click the link below for additional information:
CNY Chapter of New York State Alliance fir Retired Americans
Recorded Zoom Meetings of Interest

(1) ARA Vaccine talk with Dr. Reddy 03/12/21

What is the real nature of Covid 19? How does the vaccine work? Will I have a difficult reaction to it? How will it combat the variants? These are but a few of the questions Dr. Elizabeth Asagio Reddy, SUNY Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases, will answer in a Zoom meeting of the Central New York Chapter of the New York State Alliance of Retired Americans. To watch the videos please click on the green navigation buttons.

The Winter Newsletter has Posted

Please click the link below to visit the RC7 Newsletter website page.

The NYSUT Regional Conference for RC 7 & RC 8 had been postponed until 2021.

NEW ==> Help Wanted

Seeking:  North Syracuse Education Association Office Manager

Responsibilities:  Daily operation of the Education Association office, including incoming calls and emails.  Directly responsible to the Union president and collaborate with all union officers.  Strong communication skills and technology skills are required.  Successful candidate will be fluent in both Microsoft Office Suite and Google Docs environments and have the ability to perform basic accounting functions including management of petty cash, cash management, and accounts payable and receivable.

Hours: 9-4, Monday – Thursday
              9-6 every third Wednesday of the month for Union Council Meeting
              Summer hours are reduced and TBD.
              We follow the NSCSD school calendar for vacations.   Do not report on snow days.

Pay:  Base $17.50/hr., commensurate with experience.

Paid sick time:  13 days per year, non-accrual.

Interested parties please respond with cover letter and resume to:
Mr. John Kuryla
210 South Main Street 
North Syracuse, New York 13212
(315) 458-5562

NEW ==>> Elder Law / Legal Service Plan Zoom Meeting Presentation and Minutes

On March 16, 2021 RC7 members had an opportunity to participate in a Zoom meeting with lawyer Steve Kramer ( with the law firm of Feldman, Kramer & Monaco, P.C). In the video Steve discusses the NYSUT endorsed Elder Law / Legal Service Plan. To view the video, click on the green button "Zoom Meeting with Steve Kramer." The passcode for the meeting is:  dgk=Bl86

To read the General Membership Meeting Minutes of March 16, 2021 please click on the appropriate button below.

You can also read about the plan on NYSUT's website. Please click on the "NYSUT Website - Legal Service Plan" button.


Your Guide to Senior Discounts 

Download this guide for senior discounts on restaurants, retail, travel, groceries and prescriptions.

==>>Managing the Corona Virus - Tip for Retirees from NYSUT<<==
The Scam Pyramid

Empowering seniors to prevent healthcare fraud, information from New York State. Please click on the link below for information.
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NEW ==> News From NYSUT

Please click the links below to read the latest from NYSUT -- The link on the left contains information regarding "Public Educator Running U.S. Department of Energy" and COVID-19 information. The right link is titled, "So, you've been vaccinated. Now what?"