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New Health Plan Option Expands Eligibility for Members with Earnings Under SAG-AFTRA Contracts

Dear Member,

We’re all aware that there are members who have solid earnings but are still falling short of qualifying for union health coverage because those earnings are being split between SAG and AFTRA contracts. Although there have always been participants that have had employer contributions made to both plans, the split in those contributions has been aggravated in recent years by shifts in the industry that have resulted in increasing numbers of participants who have sufficient joint earnings, but are not qualifying for either plan.

The Entertainment Industry Foundation and PEOPLE Announce $1 Million Gift to the SAG Foundation in Celebration of the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®

LOS ANGELES (December 11, 2013) - The Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), Hollywood’s leading charity, and PEOPLE magazine will make a $1 million multi-year gift to the Screen Actors Guild Foundation in honor of the 20th anniversary of the Screen Actors Guild Awards® and to recognize the entertainment community’s charitable contributions.

Nominations Announced for the 20th Annual SAG Awards

Filed in: SAG Awards

Ceremony will be Simulcast Live on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 on TNT and TBS at 8 p.m. (ET)/5 p.m. (PT)
 

Nominations for the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® to be Announced Live from the Pacific Design Center

Actor® Awards Ceremony will be Simulcast Live on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014
on TNT and TBS at 8 p.m. (ET)/5 p.m. (PT)

SAG-AFTRA Announces the W&W Conditions Process in Preparation for the 2014 TV/Theatrical and Exhibit A Contract Negotiations

SAG-AFTRA is pleased to announce the beginning of the Wages & Working Conditions (W&W) process in preparation for negotiation of the TV/THEATRICAL-Exhibit A Contracts that expire June 30, 2014. It is only through the involvement of members that proposals for this vital negotiation are developed.

SAG Awards® Holiday Auction Begins Today Benefiting the SAG Foundation’s Children’s Literacy and Emergency Assistance Programs

LOS ANGELES (December 5, 2013) – The SAG Awards® Holiday Auction benefiting the Screen Actors Guild Foundation’s Children’s Literacy and Emergency Assistance programs begins online today at 6 p.m. (PST) at sagawards.org/auction.

Improvements to Online Member Services

Filed in: Member Alert

The next time you log in to your member account at SAGAFTRA.org (through the "User Login" link at the top of the page), you will notice some improvements to the Member Information section that will help streamline your online experience.
 
Navigational changes have been made to the way you update your member information, phone, mailing address, and email. After logging in, hover over MEMBER SERVICES on the top navigational bar and click "My Information." To make updates to your information, click "Edit Online Profile" on the left side of your screen.
 

SAG-AFTRA Mourns the Loss of Paul Walker

SAG-AFTRA joins the entertainment community in mourning the sudden loss of Paul Walker. A generous talent both on set and off, Walker will be missed by his fellow union members and millions of fans worldwide. We send our deepest condolences to Walker’s family and know that his legacy of altruism and philanthropy will endure.