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African-American Faculty Staff Association
Dr. Carolyn L. Williams Day
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is AAFSA?
AAFSA stands for the African American Faculty and Staff Association. AAFSA is an affiliate association under the Presidential appointed Commission on Diversity and Inclusion Committee.
Why was AAFSA formed?
AAFSA was formed to develop a supportive network for UNF employees of African descent, provide services that meet their needs, and promote cultural, educational, fundraising and civic activities in alignment with the academic mission of the University.
What are the benefits of becoming a voting member of AAFSA?
Full voting rights
The right to serve as an AAFSA officer
Participation and discounts at AAFSA events
Receive AAFSA membership incentives (lapel pin, t-shirt, membership card, and a certificate)
Extensive networking opportunities
Forum for open discussion amongst other African American faculty and staff
Support scholarship endeavors for UNF students
Can I attend AAFSA activities and meetings if I am not a member?
activities and meetings are open to all UNF employees as well as invited guests.
What is the difference between a AAFSA associate member and a AAFSA voting member?
Any UNF faculty or staff member who subscribes to the mission and objectives of AAFSA may become an associate member. Only voting members shall be eligible to cast a vote in business meetings, serve as an elected or appointed officer, receive a membership package and be given incentives and discounts.
What are my membership dues used for?
AAFSA sponsored events and activities
AAFSA membership incentives
AAFSA awards and/or scholarships
AAFSA operating expenses
How much are AAFSA membership dues?
$25 per calendar year, Jan. 1-Dec. 31