Member Benefits Committee

Committee Members


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Area F

Area G

Area K


Member Benefits Committee

Message from the Chair

Your membership and Loyalty to CSEA is valued, and your Member Benefits Committee is focused making sure you the member know this.

Member benefits provides choices and options to all CSEA members through products, services and discounts.  Please be sure to check out the CSEA website regularly, because new service providers and discounts are always being added and updated. There are also great items in the CSEA online store too.

Conference will be here soon. This year’s theme for the Benefits Provider Area will be “A treasure chest of benefits”.    If you are fortunate enough to attend conference this year, we encourage you to stop by the Benefit Provider Area which opens at 1:00 pm on Sunday July 29.

On behalf of the Member Benefits committee, thank you for the work you do to ensure our students are supported and cared for.

Best Regards,

K.C. Jimenez

Union Plus Free College Benefit

The Union Plus Free College Benefit offers CSEA members and their families an accessible, debt-free and convenient higher education opportunity. You, your spouse, children, grandchildren, and financial dependents can all take advantage of this exciting opportunity. Note: Your children and grandchildren do NOT need to be your financial dependents or living with you to qualify for this benefit.

CSEA Online Store

Member Benefits Online Guide

The Member Benefits Program offers CSEA members a unique way to earn back the dues they pay through special savings and discounts. Since we are such a large organization, we are able to buy tickets and services at a discount, group-rate. We pass these great savings on to our members as a reward for their membership in CSEA.

Union Plus

Roots and Mission 
Union Privilege is a nonprofit organization founded by the AFL-CIO in 1986 to provide excellent consumer benefit programs exclusively to union members (current and retired) and their families.


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CSEA members who have been impacted by wildfires and other natural disasters can apply for emergency financial assistance.
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The California Labor Federation honored CSEA with the Union Strong award for having a membership rate greater than 90 percent.
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Building strength through unity

CSEA has championed the rights of classified employees for nearly a century, transforming our members into respected partners of the education community. Today, we have a powerful, 91-percent membership rate and represent more than 240,000 employees throughout California, making us the largest classified school employee union in the nation.

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While the Supreme Court’s decision in the Janus case is disappointing, it is not a surprise. In fact, CSEA has been preparing for this outcome for years.
92nd Annual Conference

CSEA members energized and motivated at Annual Conference

CSEA's 92nd Annual Conference in Sacramento was attended by approximately 1,500 delegates plus many more guests and staff. Representing chapters from all over the state, delegates were energized and motivated as they worked together to help set the future course and goals of the union. 

“When we are united, we are stronger,” said Association President Ben Valdepeña
“This sentiment is the backbone of the union movement, and at the heart of what will help us remain the best union for classified employees in the nation"