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Lending Solutions for Members Seeking a Mortgage

 Posted in: Financial News,Member Services,Treasurer/General Secretary

People who work in film and television have traditionally faced great difficulty in qualifying for mortgages because traditional lenders do not understand the unique income structure of the entertainment industry. This article explains some misconceptions by our members, contributing factors...

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Kickball Tournament Delivers Big Win for Atlanta’s Youth

 Posted in: Young Workers Committee

The Young Worker's Committee of IATSE Local 479 held their 3rd Annual Atlanta Film Community Charity Kickball Tournament at Central Park, Atlanta, Georgia on Sunday, September 24, 2017. This year's charity was Atlanta's own Castleberry Hill Athletic (more…)

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Aflac Insurance Available to Members at Union Rate

 Posted in: Industry News

You’ve probably seen commercials featuring the funny talking Aflac duck, but do you know what the company is actually selling? Aflac is a supplemental insurance provider whose Plans pay benefits to policy holders if they are so unfortunate as to...

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Education Center Expansion Underway

 Posted in: Facility News

2017 EDUCATION EXPANSION PROGRAM Since its inception in 2014 the demands on Local 479’s Education Program have continued to scale along with our growth in membership. Dedicated training space has been of prime importance to the education program, with an...

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Are You Ready for Some Kickball?

 Posted in: Young Workers Committee

This year Local 479's Young Worker's Committee has dedicated the proceeds of their 3rd Annual Atlanta Film Community Kickball Tournament to the Castleberry Hill Athletic Club, a 501-c3 non-profit organization with the mission of converting unused urban areas into community destinations. ...

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How to Guarantee an Email Response from the Local

 Posted in: Membership,Website

The staff of Local 479 strives every day to answer the calls and emails of our members, members of our sister locals, producers, and more. Please be aware that some of the local’s most frequently used email addresses are designed...

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