Message of the Month
The DPWC advocates that every person is entitled to a quality public education.
Chair, Democratic Party of Oregon
Frank will talk about how the DPO works with the DNC and County Parties to elect Democrats and promote Democratic values and policy, why Democrats should serve on the State Central Committee, and DPO goals for the 2014 & 2016 elections, plus Q&A with the audience.
Meet Candidates, Elected Officials and Political Appointees;
Hear Resolution Readings and Committee Reports; Become a PCP
PLUS the winner of the first 50/50 Raffle will be drawn at this meeting!
Tickets available HERE and at the meeting until 7:55PM!
Social Time: 6:30PM; Meeting Time: 7:00-9:00PM
PCC Willow Creek Center, 241 SW Edgeway Drive, Beaverton , Room 103
Near SW 185th and Baseline at the Willow Creek Transit Center
(entrance at southwest corner of bldg across from Park & Ride lot and MAX Station.)
This is a great opportunity for Democrats aspiring to to serve in a public office! It is a chance to get your feet wet in public service, and can also be used as a stepping stone to higher offices. The link below lists the openings on the various county committees, councils and boards this spring!
Biennial Oregon Dems Platform Convention
May 31-June 1, 2014
What: PCP Meet and Greet with Greg Malinowski, who is running for re-election as Washington County Commissioner for District 2. Drop by and meet Greg and find out more about the campaign! We will also be canvassing and phoning voters. So stop in, share your issues with Greg, join a canvass or jump on a cell phone bank!
When: Saturday, April 19th, 12:00-4:00 and Wednesday, April 30th, 6:00-9:00
Where: Greg Malinowski Campaign headquarters, 12847 NW Cornell Road, 97229 (just west of the Shell station in front of Bales Thriftway)
Please join the College Democrats of Oregon for their Spring Convention! All interested Democrats are invited to attend!
Secretary of State Kate Brown will be giving the keynote address, and Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian will speak.
Representative Margaret Doherty and a representative from the Democratic Party of Oregon (DPO) will also present at this event.
Representatives Tobias Read, Lew Frederick, Jennifer Williamson and Joe Gallegos will participate in an elected officials' panel discussion
on education at 12:30 PM. Afterwards, there will be two special training sessions, one about fundraising and another topic, to be determined.
When: Saturday, April 19, 2014, doors open at 11:30 AM and will end around 4:30 PM.
Where: PSU Smith Memorial Union Room 101, 1825 SW Broadway, Portland, OR.
Cost: Free to attend, all are invited, Lunch served at 12 PM.
Who: Contact orcollegedems [at] gmail [dot] com for registration information for this event!
College Dems Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/
When: Thursday, April 24, 2014.
Where: WashCo Dems Office, Hillsboro, OR
Contact: Let Grace Harrington know at Trainingchair [at] washcodems [dot] org
If you want to help, please come. Snacks and thanks provided!
While the Affordable Care Act has improved healthcare access for some, but we can do even more to ensure that everyone has access to comprehensive, reliable and affordable health care.
What: The Washington County Chapter of Health Care for ALL Oregon presents: The Healthcare Movie, a 65 minute screening, followed by a panel discussion. The movie compares the single payer healthcare system in Canada with the for profit system in the US. We hope that you can be there, and bring a friend!
When: Sunday, April 27th, from 12:00 to 2:00 PM
Where: The Unitarian Universalist Community Church of Washington County, 22785 Birch St., Hillsboro 97124
Suggested Donation: $5.00 to $10.00 but no one will be turned away due to lack of funds!
Help Fight Hunger in Washington County
Next visit to the Office in Hillsboro, please consider bringing a donation of non-perishable food (canned, boxed, shatterproof plastic) for the Oregon Food Bank.
Hunger continues to be a real issue for many in our area, and you donations have a positive impact on families struggling to get by. This holiday season - today - you can help us support the Oregon Food Bank's mission to eliminate hunger and its root causes ... because no one should be hungry.
You can learn more and make a cash donation at http://www.oregonfoodbank.org/
Bring your non-perishable donation to the Washco Dems Office at 140 NE 3rd Ave, Hillsboro, OR 97124 Phone: (503) 626-7018
Hours: Mon-Fri: 10am - 4pm & Sat: 10am - 2pm