June 25, 2020 – June 27, 2020 all-day America/Chicago Timezone
Pere Marquette
Hotel reservations are open at the Pere Marquette Hotel in Peoria.   Book your hotel room by clicking here:

  • Reservations Phone Number: 800-228-9290; mention the group block and they’ll assist in reserving within the group reservations.

Registration is open for the Convention Golf Outing at Weaver Ridge Golf Course on 6/24/2020.  Click here to register:


Ad book sales in support of local 50 and the 43rd Biennial AFFI Convention are open:    Click here for ad book details.

Important deadline dates for Convention:
March 26th, 2020 – 90 days prior to Convention

  • Delegate strength is determined and Convention Call is distributed to all locals.(Delegate strength will be determined based on the last 12 months of reported membership per local as of March 1, 2020)

May 26th, 2020 – 30 days prior to Convention

  • Deadline for “On Time” delegate and alternate registration.
  • Deadline for submission of Convention Committee requests.
  • Deadline for “On Time” submission of resolutions for consideration at Convention. Late resolutions require a 2/3rd vote of the convention body for consideration.
  • A locals per capita tax must be paid in full, up and through Mays billing cycle in order to be seated at Convention.

June 11, 2020 – 14 days prior to Convention

  • Deadline for submission of “Late” credentials.(Credentials are held until 3/4ths of registered delegates approve the members attendance as a “Late” delegate).
  • No delegate or alternate may register after close of business on this date.

Please take the time to assure that your membership is up to date and you are all caught up on per capita.  Should you have any questions please don’t hesitate to drop me a note.

Tom Roate
Secretary Treasurer
Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois