802 Notes
The electronic newsletter of Local 802
Nov. 7, 2016 | Send us comments by clicking here
IN MEMORIAM: Bob Cranshaw (Dec. 10, 1932 - Nov. 2, 2016). Read our tribute here. 
After a long campaign cycle, the general election is tomorrow. Now's the time to stand up and make your voices heard. We've got the resources you need to cast your ballot and elect candidates who support musicians and all working people!
 
Election Toolkit

 

1. See Local 802's full endorsement slate here 

 

2. GET OUT THE VOTE for Hillary Clinton and Local 802 endorsed candidates. Join political director Christopher Carroll at the Clinton campaign headquarters on Tuesday by e-mailing here. 


3. Not sure if you're registered? Don't know where to vote? Get answers to your election day FAQs here! 

  

4. Need to report poll site concerns or need poll site help? Call the voter assistance hotline at (844) 464-4455, or the NYS Attorney General's Office at  (212) 416-8250.
 
5. Help support Local 802's political and legislative agenda by making a donation to our political action fund.
 

6. Get involved with our ongoing legislative advocacy and campaigns by becoming a District Captain. There's no commitment, and it's a great way to support your career and the arts through policy and legislation. 


If you have any questions about voting or Local 802's endorsements, contact Local 802 political director Christopher Caroll at (212) 245-4802, ext. 176 or click here.
  JOIN THE LOCAL 802 COMMUNITY NOW
If you or any of your colleagues are not members of the musicians' union yet, now's the time!

From now until Dec. 31, Local 802 is waiving its initiation fee. This is the perfect chance to join the largest union local of musicians in the world and become a part of our community. New members get their photos and bios published in Allegro, like Sarah Stone (left).

To join now, call (212) 245-4802 and ask for the membership department, or click here.
 
SAVE THE DATE! LOCAL 802 HOLIDAY PARTY IS WEDNESDAY, DEC. 14 at 5 p.m.

NEWS & ARCHIVES

CLICK HERE TO READ THE LATEST ISSUE OF OUR UNION MAGAZINE ALLEGRO.
 
DID YOU MISS AN ISSUE OF 802 NOTES? OUR ARCHIVES ARE HERE .
 
LOOKING FOR THE NEXT MEMBERSHIP MEETING OR NEW MEMBER ORIENTATION? THE LOCAL 802 CALENDAR IS HERE.  
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GET A LOAN FOR THAT NEW INSTRUMENT YOU'VE BEEN WANTING!

 

 

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