May 13, 2021
Welcome to AFM Local 500
AFM Local 500 represents the finest musical talent in the Triangle and 37 North Carolina Counties. Chartered in 1908, the Professional Musicians’ Association is eastern North Carolina’s Local chapter of the American Federation of Musicians of the United States and Canada. The AFM is the world’s largest union of performing artists. Local 500's jurisdiction includes Raleigh, Chapel Hill, Durham, Cary, Fayetteville, Wilmington, Jacksonville, Goldsboro, Greenville, Wilson, Rocky Mount, and much more of Eastern NC. It is the mission of Local 500, American Federation of Musicians, to serve its members to create a cohesive fraternity representing the concerns, goals and general welfare among members. We strive to accomplish this through effective communication with our membership and the community at large, by ensuring all our members fair and equitable treatment in the workplace, and to endorse our members individually and collectively. We pledge to uphold the highest standards of excellence in all aspects of the business of making music.

Election Update - May 5, 2021
At the conclusion of the nominations period at 11:59pm on April 30, 2021, the number of nominees was equal to the number of open positions. In accordance with our bylaws, all of the nominees are therefore elected by acclamation and there is not need for a ballot vote. Installation of new...
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