COLORADO FEDERATION OF NARFE CHAPTERS

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Welcome to our web site
of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees

Protecting the Future for Active and Retired Federal Employees

 

Click Here for the Final Strategic Plan for this cycle.

 Stratregic Plan Committee  

The committee did a terrific job in a difficult situation.  Our organization is changing at an ever-increasing speed.  Even before we can evaluate and absorb changes, new challenges are thrust upon us. The Team and NEB did their best to add to the plan a methodology for integrate the Strategic Plan with our new Operating Plan. 


Federal Benefits Open Season

(Federal Employees Health Benefits and Federal Employees Dental & Vision Insurance Programs)
November 13, 2017 through December 11, 2017

If you are satisfied with your current health plan, you do not need to do anything

It's quick and easy to request health benefit changes and plan information.

- Go to Open Season Online at https://retireefehb.opm.gov

- Call Open Season Express at 1-800-332-9798

- Write to us at:   

FEHB Open Season Processing Center

 

P.O. Box 5000

 

Lawrence, KS 66046-0500

·         For General Open Season information, click the above link to use Live Help or send a secure webmail message.

·         For information on comparing health plans visit http://www.opm.gov/healthcare-insurance/healthcare/plan-information/compare-plans.

·         For more information regarding the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act's requirement visit www.irs.gov/uac/Questions-and-Answers-on-the-Individual-Shared-Responsibility-Provision.

·         For information on the Federal Employees Dental & Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP) visit the secure enrollment website www.benefeds.com or call 1-877-888-3337, TTY 1-877-889-5680.

·         For more information on Open Season or health care reform legislation, visit www.opm.gov/insure.

 

·         For information on Medicare, visit www.medicare.gov.

 


MEMBERSHIP DRIVE STARTS SEPTEMBER 1

 

The Incentives:  National Office  (Click here for National incentive)

  • Recruiters will receive $10 for each new member, current OR retired, who joins between September 1 and December 31, 2017. (Applications must be postmarked, and calls or website joins must be received, by the December 31st deadline.) .

  • All September-through-December recruiters will be entered into a drawing, one time for each new member they have recruited.

  • GRAND PRIZE: An Apple Watch will be awarded to a recruiter randomly selected from this pool. The Grand Prize will be selected by mid-January.

  • MONTHLY PRIZES: Each month a name will be selected from the pool of recruiters for a $25 Amazon.com gift card. The pool includes an entry for every new member recruited, and accumulates throughout the contest. Gift card winners will be selected October 1, November 2, and December 1.

  • Winners of a monthly prize remain eligible for the Grand Prize as well as all monthly drawings.

More Incentives: The Colorado Federation of Chapters

 

Incentives have been successful and work well in increasing membership as well as retaining membership.  This year the Colorado Federation has decided to proceed with the plan as follows:
  • Recruiters will receive, in addition to National's $10, another $10 for each new member, current OR retired, who joins between September 1 and December 31, 2017. (Applications must be postmarked, and calls or website joins must be received, by the December 31st deadline.) .

  • All September-through-December recruiters will be entered into a drawing, one time for any new member they have recruited.

  • GRAND PRIZE: An award of $50.00 to a recruiter randomly selected from this pool. The Grand Prize will be selected by mid-January.


NARFE 
Take action now to defend your earned benefits by clicking HERE.

 
Click here for NARFE'S Legislative Program for the 115th Congress
 
Click here for the 114th Legislative Accomplishments 
 

         NARFE'S MISSION STATEMENT

To support legislation beneficial to current and potential federal annuitants
and to oppose legislation contrary to their interests.

To promote the general welfare of current and potential federal annuitants by
advising them with respect to their rights under retirement laws and
regulations
.

To cooperate with other organizations and associations in furtherance of
these general objectives.



NARFE Working Hard for You
 "96+ Years Strong"
The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE) is the only association dedicated to safeguarding and enhancing the benefits of America’s active and retired federal employees, and their survivors. NARFE is an advocate for both active and retired federal employees before Congress and the White House. Membership in NARFE totals 300,000 federal workers and retirees.• NARFE sponsors and supports legislation to protect the earned retirement benefits and general welfare of members. NARFE’s years of experience on Capitol Hill and in federal agencies have made NARFE a respected name among members of Congress and a key player in the federal community.

 When you become a NARFE member, you can have: 
1.A voice on Capitol Hill.
2.Advance information on changes to your federal retirement, health and other benefits.
3.An award-winning monthly magazine and exclusive Web site access.
4.Member perks 
 

CLICK HERE to Download Membership Application



National Active and Retired Federal Employees * 93 Years Strong