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53 Stewards trained in new program this summer

Congratulations to the 53 PROTEC17 members who completed our new Steward training series this summer! The two-part virtual series was offered on several dates and times throughout the months of [...]

Unions rally with Starbucks Workers United

On Sept. 13, PROTEC17 members and staff rallied at Starbucks headquarters in Seattle alongside Starbucks Workers United (SWU) and many other unions to call out the union busting that’s been [...]

PROTEC17 supports SEA teachers!

PROTEC17 staff and members showed up on the picket lines to support the Seattle Education Association (SEA) at the beginning of September. SEA teachers were striking for safety, equity, fair [...]

PROTEC17 at the WSLC Convention

PROTEC17 staff and members attended the Washington State Labor Council’s (WSLC) annual convention this summer in Wenatchee. The event was full of engaging panels, presentations, and action items to strengthen [...]

Apply to the PROTEC17 scholarship by July 31, 2022!

The annual college scholarship program for dependents of PROTEC17 members is now open! Since its inception in 2011, PROTEC17 has awarded 17 scholarships totalling over $50,000 towards the advanced education [...]

PROTEC17 Executive Board Election Notice

Nominations are now open for the following PROTEC17 Executive Board positions: President (currently held by Rachael Brooks) and Trustee #2 (currently held by Jennell Hicks). The terms are three (3) [...]

Reproductive Rights are Workers’ Rights

PROTEC17 stands with the millions of women, girls, transgender and gender-non-conforming people, and all working people for reproductive healthcare, justice, and rights. Since 1918, PROTEC17 members have joined together to [...]

Could you qualify for student loan forgiveness?

Hundreds of PROTEC17 members could be eligible for the student loan forgiveness program that was recently revamped and reintroduced by the Federal government. According to The Student Borrower Protection Center [...]

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