NAPUS, USPS and Be The Match

If you have not signed up to be a marrow donor and are interested, the Postal Service will cover the 100.00 cost to join the registry.

http://join.bethematch.org/usps

Be sure to use the promo code "USPS" when registering and it will let you bypass the payment screen. The Postal Service will continue to cover the cost of joining the registry for all employees who are between the ages of 18 and 60.

Virginia NAPUS NOVA Training Session

10.30.14

We will be hosting the Virginia National Association of Postmasters (NAPUS) Chapter , Northern Virginia Area Training Session at the Culpeper Virginia Post Office, on Sunday, November 16, 2014 from 9:00am-3:00pm . We would like to invite you to attend along with your fellow Postmasters/PMRs.

How does the new ruling on the APWU arbitration affect you or your office? What would you do if your job as a Postmaster would be eliminated? Is your office affect by POSTPLAN? You may or may not be a member of NAPUS, either way we would like for you to attend and see how important a voice and involvement can be to an organization. There is strength in numbers. It is a wonderful opportunity for training and networking with fellow Postmasters. Those in attendance will be our NAPUS National President Tony Leonardi, Executive Director Dave Ravenelle, Virginia State President Beatrice Robertson, State Officers, Area representatives, NOVA District Manager Sharon Owens, MPOs and other invited guest. We are hoping you will take the time and bring your questions for our National Officers and join in the training being offered in the afternoon. We will provide you an informative session and welcome you to the Virginia Chapter of NAPUS.

In order to better accommodate those in attendance we would like for you to email Teresa Pearson, pearsont81@gmail.com the names and office names of those planning to attend. No Registration is required. Lunch will be on your own. The morning will consist of an opening and introductions, and then the National office will take questions and provide answers. We will break around 12:00 for lunch and return at 1:00-3:00 for training on RWHT and electronic 4003s.

If you need additional information or have questions, please feel free to call. We look forward to seeing you at the Training Session.

Keep looking up,

Teresa Pearson
Postmaster Maurertown VA 22644

Belinda McLawhorn
Postmaster Rixeyville VA 22737

Donna Culbertson
Postmaster Culpeper VA 2270



State Convention Plans

05.01.14

Executive board meeting will be Thursday evening. General Session and training on Friday ad Saturday. The banquet will be Saturday Night with a theme of Caribbean Night. So wear your favorite tropical island attire and be prepared to do the limbo. How low can you go??? Still working on finalizing the schedule. The District Managers from NOVA and The Richmond Districts will be there. The Appalachian District Manager will not be able to attend due to a previous engagement. David Ravenelle our new Executive Director will be there. If you are interested in participating in a Golf Tournament, please contact Carol Moser at carol.moser.9@facebook.com.