COHR Functional Directory

October 2014

Who should you contact when you have a specific question? Take some time to view the COHR directory and identify who to contact on our team for your specific needs.

Additionally, do not forget to mark your calendars for the dates when COHR members are at your location in the upcoming months!

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

October 2014

The Central Office is reaching out to CUNY family and friends to help prevent, treat, and eradicate this disease by participating in the American Cancer Society’s annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk on Sunday, October 19, 2014, in Central Park. Last year the Central Office raised over $6,700 for the cure, and our 2014 campaign has already raised nearly $1,000 in just a short time. With your help, we hope to increase our total amount to $7,000 this year.

Shine the Light on Domestic Violence aka Turn the State Purple

October 2014

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and October 15th, OPDV encourages all New Yorkers to wear purple to show respect and raise awareness on this worldwide issue.

Fall 2014 Benefits Open Enrollment/Transfer Period

October 2014

o Flexible Spending Accounts Program: September 22nd – October 31st

o Health Insurance Plan & Young Adult Coverage to Age 26: October 1st – October 31st

o PSC-CUNY Welfare Fund Dental Plan: October 1st – October 31st

Stay tuned in the upcoming weeks for details on our 2014 Health & Wellness Fair and Flu Shots scheduled for October 23rd.

Beach Bash – August 15 at KCC

May 2014

Save the Date! On Friday, August 15, the annual Central Office Beach Bash will be held at Kingsborough Community College.

Women’s Financial Guidance Workshop

February 2014

“She’s Got It: A Woman’s Guide to Saving and Investing” is a financial empowerment workshop created by TIAA-CREF for women, and is open to all CUNY Central Office employees (regardless of gender). This workshop will discuss basic financial terms to improve your knowledge, as well as saving strategies to achieve your retirement goals.

Health and Wellness Event October 24, 2013

October 2013

Annual Health and Wellness Fair coming October 24, 2013.

Beach Bash 2012 Photos & Recap

September 2012

It was great seeing all who attended this year’s beach bash at Kingsborough Community College on Friday, August 17.

2011 Benefits Open Enrollment/Transfer Period

October 2011

The 2011 Open Enrollment/Transfer Period for the Health Insurance Plans, Young Adult Coverage to Age 26, Flexible Spending Accounts Program and PSC-CUNY Welfare Fund Dental Benefits for the 2012 calendar/plan year is currently underway. The time period of dates when changes can be made for specific programs, plans and coverages are listed below. Please pay attention to the dates and submit your forms on time to ensure that the changes are processed.

Flexible Spending Accounts Program: Sept 26 – Nov 18 Change Dates

October 2011

CUNY employees have the option to enroll in the annual Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) Program for the plan year 2012. The open enrollment period began on September 26, 2011 and ends on November 18, 2011.

Health Insurance Plans: Nov 1 – Nov 30 Change Dates

October 2011

The 2011 Transfer Period for the Health Insurance Plans is November 1, 2011 through November 30, 2011.

Young Adult Coverage to Age 26: Nov 1 – Nov 30 Enroll Dates

October 2011

In accordance with the Federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), CUNY now offers all employees the opportunity to include their young adult dependents (up to age 26) under their health benefits coverage.