BIG-DOL Programs and Activities

 

Affirmative Employment / Equal Employment Opportunity (AE/EEO)

Addresses workplace issues

 

Affinity Groups Council

Collaborates with other DOL affinity groups/employee associations to work to improve employee engagement/satisfaction

 

African American History Month (AAHM)

Sponsors chapter events as well as serves on the AAHM planning committees of the Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics

 

Legal Assistance Program

Provides assistance to members addressing adverse actions

 

Member Education Program

Provides assistance to members to further their education and training

 

Health and Wellness (H&W)

Conducts programs to promote both physical and mental well-being

 

Scholarship Program

Provides assistance to graduating high school students pursuing further education

 

Thanksgiving Baskets Food Drive

Collects non-perishable food items, fills and distributes baskets to families in need

 

Seniors Citizens Holiday Luncheon

Sponsors luncheon held at Downtown Clusters Geriatric Day Care Center for participants in that and other Seniors’ programs

 

National Delegates Assembly

Delegates represent chapter at BIG’s annual business meeting

 

National Training Institute

Attendees participate in professional development and self-improvement training

 

 

For program and activities questions, contact

Dr. Sidney W. Samuel

Program and Planning Committee Chairperson

(202) 691-6280

samuel.sidney@bls.gov