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Independent Association of Public and Private Employees Union (IAPPE) in Jacksonville, FL represents and advocates for the rights and interests of workers in various industries. We strive to work with local leaders to help improve working conditions, negotiate with employers for better wages and benefits, and ensure a safe and fair workplace. We also provide support and resources to our members, including legal assistance, training, and networking opportunities. We understand the crucial role in collective bargaining, promoting workers' rights, and fostering solidarity among employees in the workplace. 

Being a member of IAPPE means more than just securing better conditions for yourself; it means uplifting others, leaving a positive legacy for future generations, and strengthening the bonds of camaraderie that will support you through both triumphs and challenges. It is an opportunity to belong to a diverse community that embraces the principles of fairness, justice, and equality.

IAPPE empowers you to advocate for your rights and make a lasting impact on public policy. By joining forces with fellow union members, you gain access to a wide array of resources, training programs, and legal support that will help you navigate the complex landscape of labor relations and ensure your voice is heard.

Through your membership, you become part of a larger movement of dedicated individuals who are working tirelessly to create a better world for all. You join the ranks of those who have fought and continue to fight against discrimination, inequality, and the erosion of workers' rights. Together, we can shape a more just society and build a brighter future.

"Our labor unions are not narrow, self-seeking groups. They have raised wages, shortened hours, and provided supplemental benefits. Through collective bargaining and grievance procedures, they have brought justice and democracy to the shop floor." - President John F. Kennedy

Our Mission

Our Mission

The Independent Association of Public and Private Employees Union (IAPPE) is committed to advocating for workers' rights across industries. We collaborate with local leaders to improve working conditions, negotiate better wages, and establish equitable workplaces. We offer vital resources to our members, including legal aid, training, and networking.

Recognizing collective bargaining's significance and promoting workers' rights, IAPPE fosters unity and uplifts others. As a member, you transcend self-interest, leaving a positive legacy and strengthening bonds of solidarity. Our diverse community embodies justice and equality.

IAPPE empowers you to advocate for your rights, driving lasting policy change. Through collaboration, you access resources for navigating labor relations. By joining, you contribute to a movement combating discrimination and shaping a brighter, fairer world. Together, we build a more promising future.

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Our Vision

Empowering Workers, Shaping Equity: At the Independent Association of Public and Private Employees Union (IAPPE), our vision is to lead transformative change for workers in diverse sectors. We envisage collaborative efforts with local leaders that enhance working conditions, ensure fair compensation, and foster secure workplaces. With an unwavering commitment, we offer crucial resources like legal aid, training, and networking, building a community rooted in justice and unity.

Our vision extends beyond self-interest, embracing a legacy of solidarity and empowerment. With a diverse membership, we embody principles of fairness and equality, working towards a more just society.

IAPPE empowers every member to be a change agent, advocating for their rights and shaping lasting policy changes. United in our pursuit to eradicate discrimination and inequality, we are architects of a more equitable and promising future.

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