5th CD Convention and Delegates
The 5th CD Convention will be held on Sunday, April 26th, from 2:00 to 5:30 PM, at the United Educator’s Building in Brookfield. Delegates to the convention will be able to vote on resolutions as well as for the new officers of the 5th CD.
All 5 Candidates for Chair of the Democratic Party of Wisconsin will be at the convention to speak as well as their First Vice-Chair partners.
If you would like to be a delegate for the 5th CD Convention, please contact Tanya Lohr at firstname.lastname@example.org. Once you contact Tanya, she will send you the registration form for the convention.
Representative Gannon’s SURVEY
State Representative Bob Gannon, who replaced Pat Strachota, has a spring survey for interested citizens to complete. If you would like to take this survey about the proposed state budget, please click here.
March Service Project: Collecting Items for “The Family Center of Washington County”
In March we are collecting needed items for The Family Center of Washington County. The Family Center is a non-profit organization which offers free services to families, including “parent education classes,” “family activities,” “book activity bags” and other learning activities. The Family Center is funded primarily through local donations including donations of supplies such as the ones listed below.
Please drop off any of the items listed below at the Wash Dem Office:
disinfecting wipes—toilet paper—hand sanitizer—hand soap—Kleenex
Thank you! And you can learn more about The Family Center of Washington County by clicking here.
CALL TO CONVENTION
The Democratic Party of Wisconsin’s State Convention will be held on June 5th and 6th at the Potawatomi Hotel & Casino in Milwaukee.
At this convention, delegates will elect a new Chair of the Democratic Party of Wisconsin. If you would like to be a delegate, please contact Tanya Lohr at email@example.com or 414-467-8469.
You must be a current member of the Democratic Party in order to be a delegate. If you need to update your membership, please contact Anne Molineu at firstname.lastname@example.org or 262-353-3692.
Convention Details: June 5 – 6, 2015 at the Potawatomi Hotel & Casino at 1721 West Canal Street, Milwaukee, WI 53233; more information at wisdems.org/events/convention.
Reservations: Hotel rooms can be reserved by visiting www.paysbig.com/hotel or calling 844-217-4100. Our special room rate is $159 for a single or double room (plus taxes and fees). Mention the Democratic Party of Wisconsin Convention or use the group code DEM06042015 to receive the discounted rate. Guest rooms include complimentary valet or self-parking, internet and a $10 “Reward Play.”
Contact Information for the 5 Candidates for State Chair
Here is the contact information for the five candidates currently running for State Chair.
Jason Rae: Website: www.jasonrae.com; Facebook: Jason Rae for DPW Chair; email: email@example.com; Phone: 715-790-4334
Joe Wineke: Website: www.joewinekefordemocraticpartychair.com/; Facebook: Joe Wineke for Democratic Party Chair; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Phone: 608-577-4965
Jeff Smith: Website: www.jeffsmithfordpwchair.com/; Facebook: Jeff Smith for DPW Chair; Email: Jeff4DPW@gmail.com
Stephen Smith: Email: email@example.com
Martha Laning: Website: www.laningforwisconsin.com/; Facebook: Martha Laning for Wisconsin
Democratic Leadership Institute
The Democratic Party of Wisconsin is offering a FREE campaign and leadership training on April 25th & 26th.
The Democratic Leadership Institute (DLI) will be held in Wisconsin Rapids. The training, hotel and transportation will all be provided for free as long as the participant is under 25 years of age.
DLI is a wonderful opportunity for young leaders to run an effective, learn about grassroots organizing tactics and meet with professionals in politics who will be making hiring decisions in the future.
To find out more about DLI and to register, please go to its website where you will find complete event details and the link to the institute application.
If you have any questions about the event, please send them to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 808-937-0392.
We have been asked to help make summer flashcards for children at Casa Guadalupe. These flashcards should be made at the office and we have ALL the supplies available at the office as well as specific directions for how to make the cards. These cards will be used to help students learn English over the summer. If you have some extra time during office hours, please stop in to help make these important cards. If you have questions, please contact Gretchen Fincke at email@example.com or 262-629-1567.