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Welcome to the Idaho Education Association Member Benefits web site!

We hope that during your visit to our IEA MB site you will see the personal value to you as a member of the Idaho Education Association/National Education Association.

Being a member of our professional association brings professional benefits. Your local, state and national associations provide the benefit of collective effort to improve your professional life as a public school educator.

Your membership also brings you benefits for your personal life. Thousands of IEA Members take advantage of the approximately five dozen benefits available through the IEA and NEA member benefits corporations.

For specific details on the benefits from the national level, visit www.neamb.com or just click any program on this site to be directed to that information.

We are also providing here all kinds of information that can be of benefit to your professional and personal lives.
Enjoy your benefits and thank you for being a member of the IEA/NEA.

 

Dick Chilcote
Director, IEA Member Benefits Corporation

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History of IEA-MBC

The Idaho Education Association (IEA) Member Benefits Corporation was incorporated in 1993. the stated purpose of the corporation is to obtain and provide special discount goods and services to the membership of the IEA. These efforts are supported by the National Education Association Member Benefits program. The corporation maintains an office within the IEA headquarters, and has a two-person staff. The Director of Member Benefits Corporation is Richard (Dick) Chilcote; he has held the position for over 17 years. There is also a Member Benefits Corporation Associate. Both positions are part time.

The IEA MBC is governed by a five person Board of Directors. These directors include both the President of the IEA and the Executive Director of the IEA. The corporation has both a President and a Vice President who are elected annually.

Mission Statement

The Idaho Education Association Member Benefits Program will provide consumer opportunities in a statewide market with broad accessibility to IEA members. The benefits program will attract and maintain IEA membership by providing quality service, competitive prices, consumer awareness and a process to resolve member concerns fairly.

Core Values

–It’s always about the member!

Services and Resources Provided

  • MBC organizes the vendor arena at each annual Delegate Assembly. This effort includes coordinating business partner attendance and contributions, as well as managing drawings and giveaways at the MBC table and end-of-day reception.
  • MBC coordinates member inquiries and completes referrals to the appropriate business partners.
  • MBC maintains a master list of all IEA/NEA benefit packages a member may utilize, both on the internet and at the MBC office.
  • MBC delivers staff and member training when requested to enhance member awareness and utilization of the numerous insurance, discount, travel and professional development opportunities. MBC coordinates these sessions with the NEA Member Benefits state liaison and staff within the nine regions of the state.
  • MBC maintains a website with program details for members to access 24/7. MBC also publishes a monthly electronic newsletter for members at no cost to the member.
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SAVINGS WITH THE NEA TRAVEL PROGRAM

Summer is coming.  Travel may be in your plans.  Use your NEA Member Benefits to save on that great vacation!!

NEA Member Benefits is offering you three ways to save on travel plans.

NEA Vacations

Visit NEA Vacations for details on ways to save. Don’t forget to buy airfare while you’re there. Apply your NEA Travel Dollars to save even more!

NEA Car Rental Program

Make room for road trip fun with these deals from Enterprise, Hertz, Alamo, National and Dollar.

Visit www.neamb.com/carrental to access these fantastic deals.

Guided Tours

Make a great escape and go on a guided tour with these member discounts:

  • Trafalgar: Get up to 15% off a worldwide tour AND save $300 on flights to Europe.
  • G Adventures: Receive a 15% discount when you book a tour. Choose from more 100 countries on seven continents.

Head over to https://www.neamb.com/travel/guided-vacations.htm and book your tour today.

 

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START WITH THE FINISH—AT THE GE APPLIANCES STORE! SAVE AN ADDITIONAL 10% ON ORDERS OVER $699

Another great discount benefit from NEA Member Benefits!  Save money on online purchases of appliances big and small. 

GE Appliances is the leader in premium finish choices. Don’t miss out on additional rebate savings on Profile, Café and Monogram brand appliances. Plus, NEA members receive Free Delivery on orders over $399 every day. See the GE Appliances Store for details:

Already registered? Visit the GE Appliances Store at www.shop4ge.com.


Need to register? Visit the Home and Auto Discounts category at www.neamb.com and click the Start Shopping button to register for access to the GE Appliances Store. Once registered, you can login to shop anytime at www.shop4ge.com.

From the IEA Executive Director

"I feel that being an IEA member is a professional right and responsibility. Partnering with MBC just makes your membership an even more valuable resource."

Sue (Scott) Wigdorski
Idaho Education Association
Executive Director

From the IEA President

“The IEA is the voice for public education in Idaho, the leader in professional development opportunities, and the greatest source for support for the education profession. Having access to discounts from an array of vendors through Member Benefits is an added bonus for members!”

Kari Overall
President
Idaho Education Association

Contact Info

208.344.8336 / 800.223.6583  
ieamemberbenefits.org
iea-mbc@idahoea.org

IEA Member Benefits Corporation
620 N 6th Street - Boise Idaho 83702

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