2023 Scholarship Applications Now Available — Winners Can Now Attend Trade Schools

A huge benefit only for OAPSE members is the opportunity for your child or a child for whom you are legal guardian to be awarded a $2,500 scholarship to pursue education after high school. This year, the OAPSE/AFSCME Memorial Scholarship Committee has added trade schools as institutions that qualify as acceptable places for higher education […]

Spring Registration Open for Free College Program

Hey OAPSE members! Because you belong to the union, you and your family are eligible for the free college program. You can take classes on your own time and earn an associate’s and even a bachelor’s degree. Spring registration is open for the free college program. To get started and get all the details, go […]

Bev Payne Educates Ohio!

Bev Payne has been a secretary in Crestline City Schools for 38 and a half years. She’s a leader in OAPSE Local 419 and a member of OAPSE’s state executive board. Bev gives back to her community and has twice been elected to Crestline Village Council. She is a shining example of just how important […]

OAPSE Gives Back in Dayton through OMAD

The OAPSE Making a Difference Program went to Dayton to feed 2,600 elementary students. What a success! Leaders and members of Locals 627 and 643 joined OAPSE statewide leaders and representatives of Dayton Public Schools to give the bags to students at Roosevelt Elementary on Thursday, October 13. See below for details and photos. OAPSE […]

You Can Vote Now for OAPSE-Endorsed Candidates

Ohio’s election laws mean we don’t have to wait for Election Day to vote. In fact, you can vote from October 12 through November 8. And, you can request an absentee ballot from your county board of elections. When you do cast your ballot, please consider voting for the candidates who have been vetted and […]