Info Bulletin : 10-22-2019

10/22/2019

DAY SHIFT H-LINE UNEMPLOYMENT INSTRUCTIONS: File for unemployment online with the instructions below at http://unemployment.ohio.gov or if you do not have internet access, call your processing center (the number is located on correspondence you’ve received from the ODJFS). ODJFS business hours are 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Monday – Friday, except holidays. Below are the instructions for filing for unemployment:

You will file for unemployment benefits using Mass Layoff # 1900584. Your last day worked for unemployment purposes is 10/25/2019 and your return to work date is 11/18/2019. You will need to call your processing center or visit the ODJFS web site a total of FOUR TIMES beginning the Sunday before your layoff begins (dates you need to file are listed below) because you are laid off for three weeks:

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2019 – OPEN OR RESTART APPLICATION FOR BENEFITS

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2019 - CLAIM LAYOFF WEEK (WEEK ENDING 11/02/2019)

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2019 - CLAIM LAYOFF WEEK (WEEK ENDING 11/09/2019)

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2019 - CLAIM LAYOFF WEEK (WEEK ENDING 11/16/2019)

***Please note: If at any time during the filing of your weekly claims, you are given the choice of an incorrect week ending date or if you are directed to a screen that asks if you want to REOPEN your claim on that week-ending date, log out and call your processing center on Monday to file via phone and tell them you were not given the correct option to claim your week on the phone or web page. Recently the state’s system has had issues and many members trying to file their claims have had to file them via phone. You must file by calling or getting online a total of FOUR (4) TIMES on the above listed dates to get your waiting week served or to get paid for the week, if you are eligible. If you do not follow these instructions and file timely, you will not be paid or your waiting week will not be served.

UAW LOCAL 2000 WOMENS COMMITTEE TRUNK OR TREAT is Saturday, October 26th from 1 – 3 PM at UAW Local 2000 Union Hall. Tickets are $2 and can be purchased from committee members or at the union hall. Committee members are also asking for volunteers to pass out and/or donate candy. There will be games, food, a costume contest and basket raffles. Please dress in your best costume!

THE Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive Benefit Spaghetti Dinner IS ON SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 3RD at Amherst Eagles, 1161 Milan Avenue from 12:00 to 4:00 PM. Adult tickets are $10, senior tickets are $7 and children under 10 are free. Tickets will be sold at the plant by ERC Amy Jaynes Brown, Bobbie Bell, Kelly Knight, Clyde Hescox and Dianna Brezina and they will also be available at the union hall. There will also be a 50/50 raffle and a Chinese raffle. Please bring a non-perishable food item with you to the dinner. All proceeds collected from the spaghetti dinner will benefit the Thanksgiving dinner distribution for those less fortunate in our community. If you would like to donate something for the silent auction, please contact ERC Amy Jaynes-Brown at 440.933.1516. Donated silent auction items must be turned in by Friday, November 1st to Amy Jaynes Brown at OHAP or to Linda Lynch at UAW Local 2000. ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 28TH, there will be a gate collection AND DURING THE WEEKS OF there will ALSO be in-plant basket RAFFLES.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING: The next General Membership Meeting is Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 2:30 PM at UAW Local 2000, 3151 Abbe Road, Sheffield Village. Please attend and be informed.

Bill Samples, President / Herb Bennett, Chairperson Unit 1 / Melanie Meyer, Chairperson Unit 2

Pedro Natal, Chairperson Unit 3 / Brian Plumley, Chairperson Unit 4 / Kevin Patton, Chairperson Unit 5

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