News & Events

What’s New

March 15th, 2017

Each year the VGEA holds Regional Meetings, which provide association and legislative news to members. See the 2019 Calendar for your meeting today!



October 16th, 2013

Many state employee benefits were achieved through VGEA efforts, with staff and members working with the Virginia General Assembly. The VGEA continues its efforts to achieve raises, improve benefits and keep VRS sound.


October 16th, 2013

VGEA has exclusive insurance and discount offerings to save members and their families hundreds of dollars annually!


October 16th, 2013

It’s Annual Renewal time – VGEA members renew now to get benefits like scholarships, workplace advice, insurance and discounts! Member dues also support vital lobbying efforts and communication.

News & Events Archive

What VGEA Members Are Saying:

  • This organization (VGEA) provides highest quality support for active and retired public employees…

    Dan Moon
  • VGEA is our Voice in Richmond!

    Judy Franklin
  • VGEA is Your Connection that has the strength of numbers and influence to demand that our issues are addressed.

    April Mela
  • I’m impressed with the VGEA’s General Assembly accomplishments, particularly in the last few years.

    Terry Alfred
  • Thank you, VGEA, for all you do for State employees. Your effort and dedication are much appreciated.

    Jayne Fanshaw, Longwood University
  • VGEA is wonderful and has our best interests at heart…it is truly the voice of the people.

    Joan Stromberg, ABC
  • Thank you, (VGEA) you do a great job representing us! 

    Karen Poff
  • The cellphone discounts I’ve gotten through VGEA have probably been enough to pay my association dues for the rest of my life!

    L.F., Department of Corrections
  • “I saved $200 this year just by changing to Liberty Mutual for car insurance. That’s how much the VGEA insurance discount was – twice my dues!”

    J. L. Stone
  • Great organization and I’m proud to be a member. VGEA worked tirelessly to ensure state employees received a 3% raise this year and not tied to revenue projections. VGEA is our voice to state government. I wish more state employees would join, there is strength in numbers.

    Carolyn Bethea