The Democratic Club of Sunnyvale is an active and welcoming group that promotes progressive, Democratic values and positions. We provide a welcoming group for those in the Sunnyvale, CA, area to meet and promote Democratic causes. Join us to meet other people in this major Silicon Valley city where you can make the most use of your Democratic ideas and energy!
January 20th Meeting - Endorsements for CA17 and AD24
This meeting will be at a different location - Ponderosa Park Building - 811 Henderson Ave., Sunnyvale.
The Sunnyvale Democratic Club January meeting will be the Endorsements for Congressional District 17 and State Assembly District 24. CA17 candidates are Ro Khanna (represented by Campaign Staffer Cooper Teboe) and Khanh Tranh, Alum Rock School District Board of Trustees.
The AD24 candidate is Assembly Member Marc Berman. We will hear from the candidates, then there will be a discussion with Club members only followed by the endorsement votes. The results of this meeting will guide our three representatives to the CADEM Pre-endorsement meeting later in January.
The endorsement process can be found in our Club Bylaws and Standing Rules.
We will also hear a presentation from FairVote California on Ranked Choice voting.
As always, meetings are free and open to the public.
Indivisible South Bay - General Meeting - January 14th
Please join Indivisible South Bay for our upcoming meeting.
Location: Congregational Church of Sunnyvale, 1112 S. Bernardo Ave., Sunnyvale
Sunday, January 14th, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
The Sunnyvale Demicratic Club Executive Board has endorsed the Indivisible South Bay "Declaration of Resistance"
. Please read and endorse this important declaration.
Women's March San Jose 2018
Join us as our community unites in support of human rights, civil liberties, and social justice for all. On the anniversary of the historic 2017 Women's March, we kick off a commitment to education, action and engagement leading up to the 2018 mid-term elections. #HearOurVote #PowerToThePolls
The 2018 Women's March will begin at 11:00 a.m. at San Jose City Hall. We’ll march approximately one mile down Santa Clara Street to Arena Green East (near the SAP Center) for a rally with speakers, music and food. This is planned as a peaceful, non-partisan and family-friendly event.
Your registration on Eventbrite helps us to better plan for everyone's safety and comfort. (The actual tickets are not required.)
https:// www.eventbrite.com/e/ womens-march-2018-san-jose- tickets-39716001630
Club members will meet at 10:00 am at Ponderosa Park to carpool to the March, returning by 2:00 pm for the Club meeting.
DCS currently has several active committees and task forces:
Affordable Housing Committee: Our Affordable Housing Committee has formed a coalition - Livable Sunnyvale- with Greenbelt Alliance, Friends of Caltrain, Sunnyvale Cool, SV@Home and other organizations to address the lack of affordable housing in Sunnyvale and other income equality issues. For more information check out livablesunnyvale.org. To join, contact email@example.com..
Wage Theft Committee: Working on issues related to stopping Wage Theft in our community. To join conact Carol Weiss at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Age Friendly Committee : Looking at ways to make Sunnyvale more Age Friendly. To join the committee, contact Nancy Smith at email@example.com
Hospitality Committee: Providing refreshments and other activities for our Club meetings. To support the committee or to volunteer to bring snacks contact Marge Goka at firstname.lastname@example.org.