The Benevolent Trust Fund of the Graphic Communication Conference recently sent out a letter to all active and retired eligible members.
The mailing is to inform all the members that the benefit has increased as of July 1, 2021, the following is a brief breakdown:
Maximum Members payout is $3,625 (based on years of participation)
The maximum payout for members who retired after January 1, 2017 - $3,625
The maximum payout for members who retired between January 1, 1990- January 1, 2017 - $2,800
The maximum payout for members who retired before January 1, 1990, $2,500
The Conference has included a form to change your beneficiary, but you are not required to complete the enclosed form. If you complete the change form, please mail it to the Local office at 455 Kehoe Blvd. Ste. 110, Carol Stream, IL 60188.
To verify who you have listed as the beneficiary, please contact the local union office at (630) 668-4337 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.