Whether it’s opposing budget cuts or school closings, working with community partners or organizing to make sure special ed students get the services they’re entitled to, the union is fighting for our children, our schools and our members. Find out here about the current campaigns and initiatives in which we are involved.
  • Donate to hurricane relief efforts
    Fundraising | September 25, 2017

    Donate to the UFT Disaster Relief Fund to help victims recover from Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.

  • Help victims of Hurricane Maria
    Fundraising | August 31, 2017

    Donate to the UFT Disaster Relief Fund to help AFT members and public schools in Puerto Rico recover from this catastrophic storm.

  • Vote NO on a Constitutional Convention
    Campaign | August 10, 2017

    On the back of the Nov. 7 ballot where referendum questions appear, New Yorkers will be asked if a constitutional convention should be held to amend the state’s constitution. A state constitutional convention is a con. Insiders pushing it will promise you everything, but they really want to take away your rights.

  • Public School Proud
    Campaign | December 9, 2016

    We want to showcase the great things that are happening in our public schools every day, honor our students’ accomplishments and illustrate the joys of teaching and learning.

  • Union Loud and Proud
    Campaign | March 16, 2016

    Tens of millions of public employees like you are the target of Janus v. AFSCME (American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees), a case that could come before the U.S. Supreme Court this fall. The lawsuit is the culmination of a decades-long effort by this country’s powerful right wing to strip public-sector employees of the pay, working conditions and benefits that unions have fought for and won over the years.

  • Sign up for text messaging
    Campaign | September 28, 2015

    Sign up to receive text messages from the UFT.

  • Join the Union!
    Campaign | September 3, 2015

    As a union member, you will have access to valuable benefits and have a voice in your professional life that non-members don’t have.

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