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National Office Week in Review: December 5, 2017

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COMMUNICATIONS DEPARTMENT NATCA ON REDDIT Join the NATCA subreddit! NATCA is now hosting a subreddit to facilitate the exchange of messages and information privately between NATCA members. If you would like to be added, email your reddit username and mem ber number to the moderator, the NATCA social media manager, Meagan Roper, at . The moderator will use your username and NATCA member number only to verify membership. Discussion in t he NATCA subreddit is not for attribution and is anonymous. Copies of the wall calendar are being mailed this week to each FacRep, to be distributed to the local. STAT OF THE WEEK As of Dec. 5, the Professional Standards program has had over 2,500 submi ssions with a 90 percent resolution rate. Professional Standards Dashboard is located here. NATCA DISASTER RELIEF FUND As you con sider your options for giving this holiday season , please keep in mind that our NATCA brothers and sisters affected by the recent hurricanes still need vital assistance. After the storms, our Union provided vital assistance through the NATCA Disaster Reli ef Fund to over 140 members in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. NATCA also has been able to send over $25,000 in relief supplies to these areas. But even with this support, so much more need for help exists. Please consider a donat ion to the NATCA Disaster Relief Fund . 100 percent of donations to this Fund directly support our NATCA brothers and sisters in need. Also, NATCA is making it easier for members to continue giving. In addition to donating through the existing GoFundMe effort , NATCA members now can spread out their contributions over multiple pay periods by donating through an automatic payroll deduction . JUST IN TIME FOR THE HOLIDAYS – NEW NATCA STORE WEBSITE! Holiday shopping season is in full swing! What better time to check out NATCA ' s snazzy new online store? From glassware to jackets to mousepads, the NATCA store sells only products that are American and union made. Click here . NEW: FAA ADMINISTRATOR'S FACT BOOK The FAA Administrator's Fact Book, wh ich was discontinued several years ago, is back. It's a good resource for safety and operational information and statistics, including operations by facility (including towers, TRACON, en route centers). Read here.

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