Discounts and Benefits Available to Local 1459 Members

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As a UFCW Local 1459 member, you know the collective power of workers is the force behind the improved benefits, higher wages, and strong legal protections you enjoy on the job. But did you know the bargaining power of our thousands of members also makes it possible for us to negotiate with local companies and service providers for special discounts and benefits?

Feel free to take a minute or two to browse these pages and see how your membership with Local 1459 works for you off the job, too!

Member Discounts

Take advantage Local 1459's Discount Program to help you keep more of your hard-earned money. We have negotiated with several dozen local area businesses for discounts on goods, services and family recreational activities for Local 1459 members. Visit our discount page to see how you can save.

Scholarships

UFCW Local 1459 believes in advancing the education of our members and their families.  Several academic scholarships are available through your local, your international, and our partners in the labor movement. Learn more...

Prepaid Legal

This legal benefit program is offered through UFCW Local 1459 in cooperation with the participating employers. This benefit of UFCW membership provides yet another way to get more mileage from your paycheck. Learn more...

AFL-CIO Union Privilege/Union Plus

Union Privilege, founded by the AFL-CIO in 1986, develops and manages the Union Plus consumer benefit programs. The Union Plus programs are designed to help the families of the 13 million members of AFL-CIO affiliated unions save time and money. The Union Plus programs include a money-saving credit card, free and discounted legal services, scholarship programs, a discounted health savings program, a home buying program, and much more.

Other Benefits

UFCW Local 1459 members are eligible to join the Greater Springfield Credit Union for their banking needs.

The UFCW International Union has an Industry Pension Fund and UFCW Local 1459 members who work for participating employers may have pension benefits under their contract.