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Free Back-to-School Programs & Discounts

As a member of Local 1262 and your family are eligible for a number of Free Educational Programs and Discount Programs.  Check them out below and remember to Shop Union Supermarkets & Buy Union Made Products for Back-to-School.

Educational Programs

Free Two-Year & Four-Year College Degrees:   Members and their families can enroll in a Free Two-year or Four-year college program done online through accredited colleges. For complete details visit www.ufcw.org/education.

Free GED Study Program:  Want to obtain your High School Diploma? Then the UFCW can help with its Free GED Study Program.  Visit www.ufcw.org for details.

Free Learn a New Language Program:  Chose from more than 20 languages — and an ESL program — in this Free Online Program.  Visit www.ufcw.org for details.

Free Workforce Essentials Program: The UFCW has launched a new online learning program to help members acquire the skills to advance in their careers. Courses being offered include Work Essentials, Computer Essentials and Money Essentials. Space is limited and on a first-come, first-serve basis. To learn more about this Free Program, visit www.ufcw.org.

Scholarship Programs:  Check our website in January for information on scholarship programs from Local 1262, The International UFCW and UnionPlus.

Discount Programs

Back-to-School Discounts: As a UFCW member, there are many discounts available to you and your family from http://www.unionplus.org and http://www.myufcw.org Both programs offer discounts on computers, cell phones, daycare programs and much more. Visit www.myufcw.org and www.unionplus.org for the full range of discount programs available only to union members.

And please remember to Shop Union Supermarkets and Buy Union-Made Products For Back-To-School.

Union Supermarkets include ShopRite, Stop & Shop, Foodtown, Fresh Grocer, Acme, Dearborn Market, Morton Williams and Tops Market.