Colorado WINS is the only member-driven organization committed to improving working conditions, safety, pay and benefits for Colorado state employees. Our members have access to national and local benefit programs.
WHY JOIN COLORADO WINS? You are part of a state workforce that makes Colorado a great place to live and work. As a member of Colorado WINS, you have a seat at the table on issues in the workplace and at the legislature. Envision safer working conditions, better pay, benefits and less staff turnover or understaffing. That’s what a stronger Colorado WINS can achieve with you as a member. Collectively, we can restore respect of employees and pride to the workforce. Federal law states that you cannot be fired or disciplined for joining a union. As a member, you receive a variety of valuable, discounted products and services exclusively through our partnership with UnionPlus.org.
HOW MUCH IS MEMBERSHIP? Both full- and part-time Colorado state classified employees are eligible to become members of Colorado WINS. Member dues are set by members themselves. Dues are 1.25% of your base pay per pay period (overtime not included) until October 2013. That works out to be about thirty minutes in any given work week, or only about two hours a month.
WANT MORE DETAILS? There are three ways to get more information: • Visit ColoradoWINS.org • Call us directly at 866.900.7945 • More information on discounted products and services can be found at UnionPlus.org
WHEN STATE EMPLOYEES HAVE
POPULAR BENEFITS FINANCIAL SERVICES Enjoy mortgage assistance, moving discounts, scholarships and college savings plans, credit score discounts and more. • Get interest free loans and unemployment, disability and strike benefits to help you make mortgage payments • Get help paying for college through Union Plus’ planning service, scholarships and savings plans.
HEALTH & WELLNESS Through Union Plus get discounts on vision, dental care, prescription drugs and health club memberships. • Save 15% to 40% at more than 50,000 pharmacies • Save 15% to 30% on monthly health club dues • Save 20% to 40% off eye exams, eye wear and contact lenses
CONSUMER GOODS Get discounts on computers, wireless service, pet care, car rentals, flowers, tires and clothing • AT&T Wireless service - 15% off wireless plans. • Save 5% to 10% on union-made clothing • Save 10% on all Goodyear tires (5% off sale tires) and service • Save up to 25% on car rentals
TRAVEL & ENTERTAINMENT Save on movie tickets, theme park admission, vacation tours, travel planning and other entertainment. • Save up to 48% on movie tickets • Save $3 to $26 a ticket on themepark admission • Save $150 on escorted vacation tours throughout the world For more about benefits visit ColoradoWINS.org
A VOICE, COLORADO WINS
Join Colorado WINS today and be part of the only organization fighting to win concrete victories that improve quality of services, working conditions, safety, pay and benefits. Members have access to the WINS legal team to receive advice and legal assistance in employment-related matters, including: • Violations of department policies or procedures or state personnel board rules • Conditions of employment • Constitutional rights • Discrimination or whistle blower claims • Matters affecting pay, tenure or status, such as loss of pay, demotions, suspensions, or termination
For non employment-related matters, our members get discounts through Union Plus, including: • Free initial consultation of up to 30 minutes • Discounts of up to 30% with no annual fee • Access to the largest attorney panel nationwide
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OFFICES: DENVER HEADQUARTERS 2525 W. Alameda Ave. Denver, CO 80219 303.727.8040 GRAND JUNCTION 3168 Pipe Court, Suite 102 Grand Junction, CO 81504 970.263.9900 PUEBLO 304 S. Union Avenue Pueblo, CO 81003 719.545.0677 01/2013