I want to join my fellow educators and become a member of the Education Association of St. Lucie, Local 3616; the Florida Education Association; and our national affiliates, the National Education Association and the American Federation of Teachers, AFL-CIO. I hereby request and voluntarily accept membership in these associations, and agree to abide by the Constitution and Bylaws of all four associations.

I hereby agree to pay the annual (Sep. 1 - Aug. 31) dues established by the four associations in consideration for the services the union provides. I understand that the annual dues are subject to periodic change by the governing bodies of the associations. I authorize on a continuing basis the payment of those annual amounts through eDues pursuant to the terms and conditions set forth below.

I understand that members who join the Education Association of St. Lucie between June 1 and July 31 are enrolled in the Early Enrollment Membership Incentive Plan.

As an Early Enrollment Membership Incentive Plan participant, you will not pay any dues until September 1, 2024.

I understand as a participant in the Education Association of St. Lucie, the Florida Education Association, and the National Education Association Early Enrollment Membership Incentive Plan, I am eligible to receive—prior to August 1, 2024, but in no event before June 1, 2024—benefits under the NEA Educators Employment Liability (EEL) Program, as well as access to select NEA Member Benefits Programs. As a condition of eligibility for these benefits, I agree to pay the appropriate unified Active membership dues for the 2024-25 membership year, regardless of my membership status, and that if I fail to pay those amounts, my eligibility to receive benefits under the NEA EEL Program shall immediately terminate and I shall become liable for the cost of any benefits that were provided to me under the NEA EEL Program prior to August 1, 2024.


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