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