Benefits of SFTR Membership
Sewanhaka Federation of Teachers -
Two voting representatives on the SFT Executive Board elected by the retired members
The right to vote for SFT officers
Input on retiree health insurance issues during contract negotiations
Participation in regional and state meetings
Representation on state and national levels
Newsbeat - the SFT retirees publication
Update - the current teacher newsletter
Retirees pages on website - sft-nea.org
A retiree consultant is provided for our retirees to handle concerns and problems.
Participation in “Political Action Events”
Publication for retirees and current teachers including newspaper, magazines and annual calendars.
Discounted programs: insurances i.e. long term, life, mortgages, medical, etc..
For additional benefits check with NYSUT.org, AFT.org, NEA.org