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MEND Program: COVID-19 Summer 2020 Family Tool Kit

July 10, 2020
With kids home from school and the future of summer camps pending, it can be easy to feel overwhelmed. As […]

MSK Direct Presents: Sun Safety and Skin Cancer Prevention

July 8, 2020
Memorial Sloan Kettering (“MSK”) is recognized as a world leader in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of skin cancer. Their […]

Coming Soon: New and Improved Member Login Portal for Viewing Personal Benefits

July 6, 2020
In an effort to improve the online experience of the NYCDCC membership, the Benefit Funds is pleased to announce that […]

Fund Office to Accept Member Walk-Ins, By Appointment, on a Limited Basis, Beginning July 6th

July 1, 2020
As New York State is set to enter Phase III of its reopening following the PAUSE related to the COVID-19 […]

Board of Trustees Approves Temporary Extension of Welfare Coverage & Waiver of Retiree Premiums to Help Members During COVID-19 Pandemic

June 18, 2020
In an effort to continue assisting NYCDCC members and retirees through the financial and physical strain caused by the COVID-19 […]

2020-2021 Charles Johnson Jr. Memorial Scholarship Winners: Photo Gallery

June 17, 2020
On behalf of the Board of Trustees of the New York City District Council of Carpenters Welfare Fund (the “Fund), […]

In-Network vs. Out-of-Network Benefits

June 12, 2020
Under the NYCDCC Welfare Fund, you have both In-Network and Out-of-Network benefits through Empire BlueCross BlueShield (“Empire”). However, it is […]

Statement from NYCDCC EST Joseph Geiger on the Protests

June 3, 2020
The very foundation of the New York City and Vicinity District Council of Carpenters is to fight for the rights […]

Getting COVID-19 Testing and Antibody Testing through Empire BlueCross BlueShield

June 1, 2020
Active NYCDCC members and pre-Medicare retirees eligible for Empire BlueCross BlueShield health coverage through the Welfare Fund have several cost-free, […]

Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Extension of Deadlines for COBRA Elections, COBRA Payments & Other Items

May 12, 2020
Pursuant to the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (“ERISA”), different deadlines apply to certain actions required by you […]