2020 Winter Advocacy Retreat

As NSO members continue to face attacks on their wages, hours, and terms and conditions of employment, including retirement, pension benefits and health insurance, they will need to continue to stand up for their rights and not give up the fight!  The NSO Winter Advocacy Retreat has been expanded to three days to provide advocates … Continue reading 2020 Winter Advocacy Retreat

2020 NSO WAR Request for Proposal now available

The NSO Winter Advocacy Retreat  (WAR college) will be held January 16-18, 2020 in Sarasota, Florida. This is an opportunity to share your knowledge with your NSO brothers, sisters and cousins.  Please remember sessions need to be appropriate for all NSO members and should be focused on NSO affiliates, NSO members and their needs.  We … Continue reading 2020 NSO WAR Request for Proposal now available

Funds raised to support our union brothers and sisters

2019 WAR participants raised $3,540 for the Karen Cherry Disaster Relief Fund. This fund was established to assist active NSO members who have suffered property damage and financial loss as a result of a natural disaster. More info can be found here. Since WAR was in Anaheim, many participants wanted to know how best to … Continue reading Funds raised to support our union brothers and sisters

2019 NSO Winter Advocacy Retreat Ticket Store

Click here to purchase specially-priced Disneyland® Resort Theme Park tickets. These special ticket prices are not available once you arrive at the Resort. Our ticket store closes at 9:00 PM PST on Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019. Don't delay!  Prices are subject to change without notice. These specially priced tickets are intended only for guests that … Continue reading 2019 NSO Winter Advocacy Retreat Ticket Store

Winter Advocacy Retreat, One Union, One Voice

The retreat is being held January 17-19, 2019 at the  Hyatt Regency in Orange County, CA.  You will be able to gain knowledge and enhance your skills necessary to endure the many attacks that are launched against your members.  Participants must register online by  by November 16, 2018. Use the session descriptions and the program grid to make your session selections. Participants will … Continue reading Winter Advocacy Retreat, One Union, One Voice

2019 NSO WAR Request for Proposal now available

This is an opportunity to share your knowledge with your NSO brothers and sisters.  Please remember sessions need to be appropriate for all NSO members and should be focused on NSO affiliates, members and their needs. Please complete the following form and return it to Catherine Alexander at nsovp.program@gmail.com no later than Friday, July 27th, 2018. … Continue reading 2019 NSO WAR Request for Proposal now available

Emerging Issues Panel

NSO hosted an Emerging Issues panel on Thursday afternoon to discuss the challenges facing our staff unions. Preparing for contentious bargaining, Janus, the loss of payroll deduction, right to work and other issues were addressed during the panel organized by Kelly Compeau of Pennsylvania. “Surviving is what we do best” Rich Grady said while laying out the issues facing … Continue reading Emerging Issues Panel

A great start for the 2018 NSO WAR College!

NSO’s 2018 Winter Advocacy “United to Meet Our Challenges and Opportunities” kicked off to a great start on Thursday morning.  Over 350 NSO members showed up ready to attend sessions so they can gain knowledge and skills to take back home to their staff union.  15 new sessions were added to the session series this … Continue reading A great start for the 2018 NSO WAR College!

Register now for NSO’s 2018 Winter Advocacy Retreat

The Retreat is being held January 11-13 at the Hyatt Regency in Sarasota, FL.  You will be able to gain knowledge and enhance your skills necessary to endure the many attacks that are launched against your members. Participants have to register online by November 10, 2017. Use the session descriptions and the program grid to make your session selections. You can also make your hotel reservations online through December 6, 2017. Be … Continue reading Register now for NSO’s 2018 Winter Advocacy Retreat