The May meeting of the Western Wake Dems will feature Yvette Holmes, VP of Resource Development & Partnerships & Jason Barron, attorney from Morning Star Law Group - specializing in Affordable Housing as they discuss Affordable housing & our Community.
Feel free to join us for social hour from 6 to 7 pm. The meeting will be held at the Mellow Mushroom located at 4300 W Cary Parkway in Cary. The restaurant recommends that you call your order in before leaving home. Identify your order with your last name & as being part of the Western Wake Dems meeting. This will eliminate the long wait to place & receive your order.
Our meetings are free and open to the public. The program will start at 7:00 pm.
We will discuss organizing and will be voting on officers. If you are concerned with veterans issues VA fund, veterans jobs, homeliness, suicide, use of military you should attend. If we organize we can help elect politicians who will make a difference.
We will provide pizza. Please free to bring a salad or dessert to share. Please RSVP, so we know how much pizza to order.
We are pleased to welcome NC Congresswoman Alma Adams as our featured speaker for the DWWC 50th Anniversary Unity Breakfast! We look forward to her insight and inspirational words for us.
The first Unity Breakfast featured a fashion show, and we will give a nod to those founding sisters with our own version of a fashion show. But this will be like no other fashion show you have seen. We are asking our models to wear something that they feel powerful in. You won't want to miss it!
Register today to join DWWC as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Unity Breakfast on June 8th! Sponsorships are available.
See you June 8th at The Woman's Club of Raleigh!
The Southern Wake Democrats, in association with The Progressive Democrats of Wake County, are excited to invite you to Black Women Lead, a special Juneteenth conversation.
This event will honor our amazing female, minority leaders from across the state, discuss their unique gifts and challenges, and celebrate what makes them special.
Our panel will include: Rep. Sydney Batch – NC House - District 37, Jessica Holmes – Chair of the Wake County Board of Commissioners and Candidate for NC Commissioner of Labor, Nicole Dozier – Apex Mayor Pro Tem, Bobbie Richardson – NCDP 1st Vice Chair and former NC House Representative, and Sen. Erica Smith – NC Senate - District 3 and Candidate for US Senate. Special guest moderator, Montica Talmadge, will be presiding.
We are honored to welcome Raleigh Council member Russ Stephenson
The cost of the meal is $22 dollars for members and $25 for non members. Please RSVP no later than Thursday, May 16 by 6 PM.
Please note the change in date for this month only. We normally hold our regular meetings on the 2nd Monday of the month, but since there is a conflict with the Holiday Inn on that date, our meeting will be on the following Monday, May 20.
We also will be holding the election of officers for the upcoming year. Members, please come out and support your club.
Precinct Organization? Delegates? District Conventions? DNC
Ever wonder how the Democratic Party is structured? Ever wonder how you can be a part of making changes that are needed?
Here is your chance to learn about all of that and more. Insider perspectives and insights will be shared along with information about how you can become a part of it all. It is not too soon to be organizing for 2020! We are pleased to welcome guest speakers will be Rhonda Bond, 2nd Vice Chair of WCDP, and John Verdejo, NC member of the Democratic National Committee.
This month, we will start right at 6:30 pm., with time for socializing afterward. All attending are invited to bring refreshments to share if they wish.
See our Facebook event to stay tuned for updates: https://www.facebook.com/events/2279139592355176/
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**Reception(5:30-6:30) with leaders and prospective candidates from epicenter counties;
**Target Races Briefing(6:30-7:30) by NNNC alumni Legislators on most winnable State House & Senate seats;
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Please join Precinct 01-09 for a Five Points Town Hall with Senator Jay Chaudhuri and Representative Grier Martin on the current legislative session and how Democrats can organize at the precinct-level for 2020
Tuesday, April 30 at the home of Sarah Ford and Steve Neorr, 1705 Bickett Blvd
Registration opens at 9:00 AM. The Convention should start at 10:45 AM.
Nominations for Executive Committee, Congressional District officers, and SEC officers are now open. Nominations can be made at wakedems.org/convention. until March 15 2019
Parking at the Venue is allowed in Visitor Parking. Attendees may also park in Staff Parking for the day.
Join the Wake Democratic Men's Club for a meeting of fellowship and discussion.
We are honored to welcome Dennis Gaddy, Executive Director of Community Success Initiative; a second chance reentry program that helps restore voting rights, jobs and housing for people after incarceration.
The cost of the meal is $22 dollars for members and $25 for non members.
The January 23rd meeting of Western Wake Dems will feature Senator Wiley Nickel (District 16), Representative Allison Dahle (District 11), and Representative Sydney Batch (District 37). Other NC House and Senate members representing portions of Western Wake have also been invited. These representatives will inform us of their priorities for the 2019 legislative session and give us their views on what we can expect.
The meeting will be held at the Mellow Mushroom located at 4300 NW Cary Parkway in Cary. Feel free to join us for social hour from 6 to 7 pm where food and/or drink can be ordered off the menu.
The restaurant recommends that you call your order in before leaving home. Identify your order with your last name & as being part of the WWD meeting. This way your order should be ready or close to being ready when you arrive. This will eliminate the long wait to place & receive your order. http://places.singleplatform.com/mellow-mushroom-174/menu?ref=Yahoo
The program will start at 7:00 pm. Our meetings are free and open to the public.
Agenda items include:
Results of the November 6, 2018 general election, at the National, State, County, and Precinct levels.
What went right and what could have gone better.
Events and plans for 2019. For example, on Saturday, February 16, the nine precincts in our Glenwood District will meet at the Lake Lynn Community Center for our annual organization meetings.
Misc. conversations about the current state of US and NC affairs.
If unavailable to join us next Tuesday, please email any thoughts about the 2018 election or ideas for 2019 activities. email@example.com
Join the Wake Democratic Men's Club for a meeting of fellowship and discussion.
We are honored to welcome Marena Groll who chairs NC4ERA, a project of NC NOW and one of the architects of the re-introduction of the ERA into the NC General Assembly.
Her topic will be: The action plan for passage of the Equal Rights Amendment
The cost of the meal is $22 dollars for members and $25 for non members. Please RSVP no later than Thursday, January 10 by 6 PM.
Location: Holiday Inn Raleigh Downtown, 320 Hillsborough St. -- Doors open at 6 p.m. for registration and fellowship, with dinner served at 6:30 p.m. The program will commence at 7 p.m.
To RSVP and pay at the door (check or cash only) click here or email WakeDMC@mail.com. Or you can pay in advance by credit card. Dinner is $22 for members of the Club and $25 for non-members. All reservations for meals must be received by Thursday, January 10 at 6:00 pm.
We have worked hard all year to help get Democrats elected, and have much to celebrate! Join us to lift a glass in honor of all of our wonderful 2018 candidates, reconnect with friends old and new, and share in our hope of an even brighter future for North Carolina.
Join us Tuesday, December 4th, 7-9 p.m., at the NCDP headquarters, historic landmark Goodwin House, 220 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC. We look forward to seeing you soon for a festive evening!
This will be a potluck. Democratic Women, please bring your favorite holiday dessert or sweet treat to share. Dem Men's Club and LGBTQ Dems members should contact their leadership about what is needed to bring. If you’re not in any of these groups, please bring an appetizer.
President, Democratic Women of Wake County