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    Take positive action... join us in 2017!

    Meetings 3rd Thursday, 6:30-8:00 p.m. at North Charleston City Hall, Council Chambers, 3rd floor. Neighborhood / Precinct meetings can be found under "CCDP Calendar" and "Groups and Meetings."

  • CCDP Calendar

    CCDP Events

  • What We Do

    We are committed to social and economic justice and electing Democrats up and down the ballot.

    Meetings

    Social and Business Meetings

    OUR NEXT MEETING is: Th 4/20 6:30, North Charleston City Hall, Council Chambers (3rd floor)

     

    Charleston Democrats meet once a month, third Thursday, 6:30-8:00 p.m. at North Charleston City Hall. In between we hold a variety of social gatherings and encourage people to volunteer with campaigns. All meetings will be posted on our Facebook page and sent out via email.

     

    Democratic Social @ Rutledge Cab Company (bar and grill)

    1300 Rutledge Ave, Charleston, SC 29403

    1st Wednesdays every month!

    Volunteering and Action

    Volunteers are the core to Democrats winning!

    Volunteers are needed to make phone calls and knock on doors throughout the year. If you are willing to help with this please reach out and we will get you working to elect Democrats!

     

    CONTACT YOUR REPRESENTATIVE:

    https://contactdemocracy.org/

    https://thesixtyfive.org/weeklyCTA

    https://www.good.is/articles/anti-trump-tech?utm_source=thedailygood&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=dailygood

     

    VOTER REGISTRATION TRAINING:

    Presented by League of Women Voters and Charleston Peninsula Democrats Open to all. No RSVP requested.

    W 3/29 6:30 to 7:30 pm

    ILA Hall (1142 Morrison Dr, Charleston, SC 29403)

    https://www.scvotes.org/download_voter_information_web_buttons

     

     

     

     

    Donate

    We need your financial support to keep electing Democrats!

    Every year the Charleston County Democrats need to raise $20,000 to fund their operations and keep Charleston as a BLUE County. Can you help by making a monthly or one time contribution?

    Mission Statement

    The mission of the Charleston County Democratic Party is to educate and encourage participation in the political process by people of all backgrounds who support Democratic principles. Funds garnered from this participation will be used to help elect Democratic candidates and to support Democratic programs.

    To achieve this mission, CCDP will:

     

    • Register voters, recruit and support candidates, and organize get‐out‐the‐vote strategies

    • Educate the community about Democratic ideals and the Democratic Party platform

    • Inform voters about political events and about issues such as education, the environment, transportation, health, development, and the economy

    • Support the organization and development of precinct teams and regional clubs as is outlined in the State Party Rules

    Mission Statement

    The mission of the Charleston County Democratic Party is to educate and encourage participation in the political process by people of all backgrounds who support Democratic principles. Funds garnered from this participation will be used to help elect Democratic candidates and to support Democratic programs.

    To achieve this mission, CCDP will:

     

    • Register voters, recruit and support candidates, and organize get‐out‐the‐vote strategies

    • Educate the community about Democratic ideals and the Democratic Party platform

    • Inform voters about political events and about issues such as education, the environment, transportation, health, development, and the economy

    • Support the organization and development of precinct teams and regional clubs as is outlined in the State Party Rules

  • Who We Are

    A volunteer run organization

    Brady Quirk-Garvan

    Chairman

     

    1st Vice Chair - Radia Heyward

    2nd Vice Chair - Bobbie Rose

    3rd Vice Chair - Devon Turner

     

    Executive Committee Male - John Brisini

    Executive Committee Female - Carole Benson

    Alternate Executive Committee Male - JA Moore

    Alternate Executive Committee Female - Toby Smith

  • Groups and Meetings

    Democratic groups, times and contact info.

    South Carolina Democratic Party

    915 Lady Street, Suite 111
    Columbia, SC 29201
    (803-799-7798);
    Jaime Harrison, Chair
    Crystal Spain, Exec. Director

    http://www.scdp.org

    Charleston County Democratic Party

    3rd Thursday, North Charleston City Hall, Council Chambers, 3rd floor
    6:30 pm Public Meeting
    Chair Brady Quirk-Garvan

    Chair@CharlestonDemocrats.com

    http://www.charlestondemocrats.com/

    East Cooper Democrats

    4th Tuesday, 6:30 pm for $4/ lite dinner, 7 pm meeting
    Olive Branch AME Annex Building
    1734 N Highway 17, Mt Pleasant
    Chair, John Brisini

    johnbrisini@gmail.com

    Awendaw, Christ Church, & McClellanville Precincts

    4th Mondays, 6:30 pm, $10 dinner
    Buckshot's Restaurant
    10030 U.S. 17, McClellanville
    Anne Knight Watson

    akwatson558@gmail.com

    James & Johns Island/Folly Beach Democrats

    2nd Wednesdays, 6:00 pm
     

    James Island/Folly Beach Democrats Meeting- Wed 4/12th at The Connection @ Hope's Treasure Chest 1528 Folly Road (second building). Social at 6:00, meeting at 6:30.

     

    Please visit our Facebook group:

    https://www.facebook.com/groups/69279274972/?ref=bookmarks

    Stewart Weinberg

    stewartweinberg@me.com

    Peninsula Democrats

    3rd Wednesdays, 6:30 pm
    Charleston County Library
    Calhoun St, Charleston
    Chair, Adam Owensby

    owensby@alumni.upenn.edu

    www.peninsuladems.com

    https://twitter.com/ChasDems

    https://www.facebook.com/chsdems/

    https://www.instagram.com/chasdems/

    https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/dosomethingblue/

    Democratic Social @

    1300 Rutledge Ave, Charleston, SC 29403

    1st Wednesdays every month!

    North Area Democrats

    4th Thursdays, 6:30 pm
    Jeanene Batten Community Center
    3742 Dorchester Rd, N Charleston

    (843) 529-0424
    Chair, Carrie Whipper

    cfwhipper@yahoo.com

    www.northareademocrats.weebly.com

    West Ashley Democrats

    2nd Mondays, 6:30

    Forest Park, 780 West Oak Forest Dr, 29407 *

    *TBA: June, July, and August

    Contact: Co-chairs Montez Martin and Mimi Dias

    westashleydemocrats@gmail.com

     

    College of Charleston Democrats

    Contact: Adam Zerbst

    adam.zerbst@gmail.com

    Charleston County Democratic Women


    1st Thursdays, 6:00 pm social, 6:30, $20 buffet dinner
    Location: TBD Month-by-month:

    * March: Scott's Grand, North Charleston

    * April: Holiday Inn, Charleston (301 Savannah Hwy)

    Contact: Jan Leonard

    janleonard08@gmail.com

    Adjacent County Democratic Party Websites

    Dorchester (http://www.dordems.org/)
    Berkeley: TBD
    Georgetown: TBD

    Voter Registration Training 3/29

     

    Presented by League of Women Voters and Charleston Peninsula Democrats Open to all. No RSVP requested.

    W 3/29 6:30 to 7:30 pm

    ILA Hall (1142 Morrison Dr, Charleston, SC 29403)

    https://www.scvotes.org/download_voter_information_web_buttons

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  • Non-Affiliated Allies

    Local non-partisan groups which we are proud to call allies.

    SC Progressive Network

    http://www.scpronet.com/

    3rd Monday, 7 pm
    International Labor Association
    1142 Morrison Drive
    Charleston, SC 29403
    network@scpronet.com
    Contact: George Hopkins, hopkinsg@cofc.edu

    Indivisible Charleston

    Charleston Area Justice Ministry

    League of Women Voters

  • Indivisible Calendar

    Indivisible Charleston Events

  • News & Good Info

  • Charleston County Democratic Candidates

    Who will be on the ballot in 2017 and 2018? Stay tuned...

    Officials:

    Congressman James Clyburn, 6th District

     

    Peter Tecklenburg - Charleston County Auditor

    Mary Tinkler - Charleston County Treasurer Elect (to be sworn in 2017-07-01)

     

    Margie Bright-Matthews - State Senate 45

    Marlon Kimpson - State Senate 42

    David Mack - State House 109

    Wendell Gilliard - State House 111

    Seth Whipper - State House 113

    Robert Brown - State House 116

    Leon Stavrinakis - State House 119

     

    Vic Rawl - County Council 6

    Henry Darby - County Council 4

    Teddie Pryor - County Council 5

    Anna Johnson - County Council 8

  • Donate

    Consider making a contribution so we can keep Charleston as a strong Democratic County

  • Connect With Us

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    Website Contact

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