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OFFC HRS: March schedule will be: MWF 10A-3P. Saturdays 10-1. (May vary. We ARE volunteers, ya know. 😉)
Art class scheduled for March 12th will meet Monday, March 11th. This is a one time change.
March 5April 2nd - Speakeasy”returns as a monthly breakfast get-together on at Aunny’s on Front St. in Georgetown and will
Meet at Dem HQ at 149 King St in Georgetown at 1045AM on Monday (2/18). We will walk 3 blocks up Prince St to Hwy 17 where we will “picket” along the sidewalks there until 1PM. Bring a sign! Don't have one? Meet at HQ at 930 to make one. #protest #scpol #protests #nationalemergency #presidentsday #georgetowncountydemocrats
Many of you are already familiar with Tom Steyer’s organization, “Need to Impeach”, which he formed shortly after Donald Trump’s constitutional shortcomings became apparent. His is the petition you may have seen on line and on television that asks our Congressional leaders to begin Impeachment investigations. On Jan 27-29, Mr. Steyer hosted a volunteer summit, training, and advocacy day in Washington, DC. This was free to participants. Of the diverse group of approximately 35
Want to make a difference in advancing the Democratic ideals of our Party right here in your home county? Then consider joining one of our standing committees. These groups are where the "rubber meets the road" and we get things done! They are not very time consuming and you can attend meetings via conference call if necessary. So please consider the following & contact the person listed if you can help: 1. Fundraising - Chair, Bill Cross - very active right now planning o
Call to Action- NOW! We will be walking county precincts THIS weekend (Sept. 22) as part of our Fall Voter Outreach Canvass. Please consider volunteering to be part of our door-knocking cavalcade. Canvassing will be every Saturday and Sunday until Oct. 29th, then daily through election day. Volunteers can canvass in the morning or afternoon and may do as few or as many days as you wish. You'll go in teams, with a simple script, address list, and map. We'll train you and f
Every week day from now through mid-October, we will host volunteers to write post cards to encourage our fellow Georgetown Co. residents to VOTE! We will also be sending post cards for specific candidates. Stop by our HQ at 149 King Street any week day between 10AM and 2 PM, have a coffee or a cold bev, and help us connect with voters! #elections #midtermelections #volunteers #postcard #democrats #georgetowncountydemocrats
We have an impressive array of Democratic candidates in the running for state office this November 6th. To learn more about any of them, click the links listed, or contact us a firstname.lastname@example.org Governor: James Smith Lt. Governor: Mandy Norell Website Attorney General: Constance Anastopoulo Website Secretary of State: Melvin Whittenburg Website State Treasurer: Rosalyn Glenn Website #candidates #election #midtermelections #SCpolitics #sccandidates #SCgovern
Join us on tonight! Monday, May 14th to hear the Democratic candidates for US Congress, SC 7th District answer questions from voters. Email us your questions for the candidates at email@example.com. This moderated forum will be at the Waccamaw Neck Library from 6 to 8PM on May 14th. We hope (connections permitting!) to stream the event live on our Facebook Page (@GeorgetownDemocrats). Hope to see you there! #Democrats #forum #debate #election #congress #S
The next regular meeting of the GCDP will be held at our headquarters at 1109 Front Street in Georgetown at 600PM on Thursday, June 14th. Featured guest is Melvin Whittenburg, Democratic candidate for SC Secy. of State. #georgetowncountydemocrats #meetings #meeting #democraticparty #whittenburg #democraticpartyevents #democraticpartymeetings
As Chair of the Georgetown Co. Democratic Party, I want to express my Thanks to everyone who helped make our "Blue Sunday" a big success! The weather cooperated, the Dogwoods bloomed and it was great to meet and hear from so many fabulous Democratic candidates and to the few who were not able to attend, we will have you here for a visit soon! We greatly appreciated Trav Robertson, SCDP State Chair for joining us. Thank you to all our volunteers who worked the past couple of
A great opportunity to hear from the 2018 Democratic candidates for Governor and the SC 7th Congressional District, enjoy some great Low-country fare, and enjoy a spring afternoon at the river. Hobnob with other Dems, local officials, & special guests. There will also be door prizes and a silent auction. All funds will go toward our GOTV efforts to elect Democrats to office in 2018! More details and Tickets on sale for $50 at either: our Facebook Event Page at https://www.
Come join the Georgetown County Democrats for our biennial precinct reorganization meeting. Here you can register to be a leader in your neighborhood, find out how to get involved in the Democratic Party and be a part of the Democratic wave that will sweep SC in 2018! Check in for Precinct meetings at 930; meetings begin at 10. Then - Convention session check-in begins at 1145AM. Lunch will be provided. Session begins at 1PM. JB Beck Admin Bldg, 2018 Church St, Georgetown. (S
"We can do better!” In the past few months of 2017, voters in Virginia, New Jersey, Alabama, and yes, the City of Georgetown, South Carolina sent that message with their votes. The GCDP is proud of our grassroots work in the Georgetown city election. Our highly motivated volunteers registered voters and canvassed neighborhoods to get-out-the-vote. This resulted in a near record turnout and the election of Georgetown’s first-ever African-American Mayor, Brendan Barber and tw
Two events upcoming: Mayor Barber will be sworn in at a special City Council meeting at 530PM on Thursday, Jan. 18th at the Howard Center on Hawkins St. in Georgetown. The public is invited to attend. There will be an inaugural celebration on Saturday, January 20th. See the flyer posted here for details. #BrendanBarber #Democrats #SC #georgetowncountydemocrats #GeorgetownDemocraticWomen
Thanks to all who volunteered and donated to our "Kindness Rocks" events in October and November, we were able to send school supplies and a monetary donation to assist the children of St. Croix in the US Virgin Islands. We received a thank you and this info from the Women's Coalition of St. Croix. #georgetowncountydemocrats #GeorgetownCountyDemocrats #VirginIslands #charity #donations #projects #SC #Democrats #StCroix #hurricanerelief
2018 dates of important SCDP and GCDP-related events: ~Monthly meetings are the 2nd Thursday each month at the library on Cleland St. in Georgetonw. ~Sunday, April 8th - "Blue Spring Sunday" - Fundraiser Garden Party - Hopsewee Plantation - 4PM. Tickets available and full list of speakers soon! Contact us if you want to donate scholarship tickets. ~Saturday, April 14th - Gallivants Ferry Stump (tentative) ~Friday, April 20th - Blue Palmetto Dinner (Columbia) ~Saturday, April
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Thank you voters. Great work, everyone! A Democratic wave washed over the City of Georgetown municipal elections last week. Thanks to you. Lets keep it going in the mid-terms! Let us know if you want to volunteer or make a donation, no matter how small by clicking on the "Donate" tab. #cityelection #SouthCarolina #georgetown #georgetowncountydemocrats #elections #politics
Share with any woman you think might want to run or any womanyou think SHOULD run! Have you thought about putting your name on the ballot? Learn about the Emerge program and why you should run! Emerge America is the premier training program for Democratic women.
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GOAL: to increase the number of Democratic women in public office. #women #womencandidates #womeninpolitics #Democrati
Welcome, all of our friends who attended our Sept. 14th meeting. Thank you for your interest and enthusiasm and we hope to see you again and often! See our "Projects" and "Get Involved" page for a few ways to pitch in. We have a new interim County Chair, Deb Smith, who will fill that position until our convention in the spring when we elect a new slate of officers. We are currently gearing up our Get Out the Vote Efforts for the Nov. 7 municipal elections in the City of Ge
This week, members of the Georgetown County Democratic Women's Council (GCDWC) had a wonderful experience visiting the "Freedom Readers" program which meets at Arnett AME Church. The group members conducted a 90-minute exercise for the children, a mock election in which they chose which snack they'd have afterward. The "candidates" were Goldfish vs. Teddy Grahams. The participants learned common terms used during elections (such as platform and candidate.) They appointed sp