HPFEB DIVERSITY COUNCIL "LEAD CONFERENCE" This opportunity is FREE and open to all Federal Employees. Please ensure your have your CAC or PKI card for Ford Island, JBPPH installation entrance.
Date: September 3, 2014
Time: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: NOAA, Inouye Regional Center, Ford Island
Key Note Speakers:
Mr. Mike Kestner, MSN, RN-BC, Suicide Prevention Coordinator, VA Pacific Island Health Care System. Topic: Suicide Prevention Among Veterans
Dr. Rebecca Stotzer, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of Hawaii at Manoa. Topics: LBGT and Diversity, an Introduction, and LBGT issues in the Workplace.
Click here for registration, Registration will close 28 Aug 2014 as a roster must be turned in to the NOAA facility security office.
FEDERAL REGIONAL COUNCIL (FRC) HAWAII MEETING Mr. Jared Blumenfeld, US EPA, Chair of the FRC will hold his second Hawaii meeting. The goal is to share information about the FRC, discuss ideas of interest to federal agencies in Hawaii focusing on cross-agency partnerships and other topics of interests. All Federal Executive Board Members or Alternates are encourage to attend. Only when we come together can we make a difference.
DATE: 9 September 2014
TIME: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
LOCATION: PJKK Federal Building, 300 Ala Moana Blvd, Room 9-211, US Coast Guard Conference Room.
All attendees must register, whether it's in person (recommended for Hawaii personnel) conference call bridge, or video teleconference (VTC). View the Agenda for conference call phone number and VTC dial in number.
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HAWAII FIELD FEDERAL SAFETY AND HEALTH COUNCIL (HFFSHC): IAW Executive Order 12196 and 29 CFR, Part 1960; field federal safety and health councils meet quarterly with the primary mission to facilitate the exchange of ideas leading up to the reduction of occupational injuries and illness. This is a great opportunity to meet with other federal safety professionals. Non-federal safety professionals/representatives are welcomed to attend.
The HFFSHC Executive Board requests your attendance at the HHSHC:
DATE: 24 September 2014
TIME: 12:00 - 1:30 PM
LOCATION: Military and Family Support Center, RM 262, 4827 Bougainville Drive, Honolulu, HI
AGENDA ITEMS: 1) Council Benefits - OSHA Honolulu Area Director
2) Review of Council activities and Executive Board elections - Chair
3) Wellness Information Brief - Kaiser
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PRE-RETIREMENT BRIEFINGS Over 270 CSRS and FERS Federal Employees attended Pre-Retirement Briefings 28 July - 1 August 2014. The attendees were asked to bring donations for the FEDS FEED FAMILIES National Food Drive Campaign, in typical extraordinary response the Federal Employees donated 486 lbs of food to the Hawaii Food Bank. Please click on the links below to view the slides.
CSRS 3 Hour Briefing
FERS 3 Hour Briefing
COLA/LOCALITY PAY; GET THE FACTS The Honolulu-Pacific Federal Executive Board continues to receive inquiries regarding the COLA/Locality Pay “transition” that suggest that there is still some confusion amongst some employees and their HR support regarding the status of COLA and Locality Pay in Non-Foreign Areas (which include Hawaii, Guam and the CNMI). Please review the "Locality Pay Fact Sheet" that was published in May for the HPFEB Full Membership Meeting along with the June 2014 update.
Locality Pay Fact Sheet, May 2014
Cola/Locality Pay Update, June 2014
FEDS FEED FAMILIES 1 June - 31 August 2014.
Please view the link below from the US Department of Agriculture Secretary, Thomas Vilsack, for more information and collection dates. If your agency does not report your donation to a higher headquarters please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org