Ward 6 Dems Report at the DC Democratic State Committee

Recent activities of the Ward 6 Democrats include:

Accomplishments:

  • This newsletter, launched in October 2017, which goes out bimonthly to more than 1000 subscribers
  • Our volunteer growth - we've enjoyed steady recruitment and maintain a Google group with 150 subscribers for sharing opportunities 
  • Our successful biennial convention, at which we passed our newly revised bylaws and elected our 2019-2021 officers (Chuck and Rindi also recognized the DC High School Democrats, who provided the volunteers to staff the convention)
  • Our ongoing Women of Ward 6 initiative https://www.ward6dems.org/women_of_ward6_honorees
  • Our ongoing Get Out the Vote (GOTV) efforts 

2019 Events:

  • Salons with DC Councilmembers Phil Mendelson and Charles Allen
  • Happy Hour with DC Attorney General Karl Racine
  • Ward 6 Matters forum on education, co-sponsored with the Hill Rag
  • 2019 election season GOTV kick off party
  • Two successful GOTV postcard writing parties (so far) for the 2019 Virginia state elections
  • Participation in "Volunteer Capitol Hill," an annual community volunteer outreach event at the Hill Center 
  • Participation in the Barracks Row Independence Day Parade
  • Hosting two debate watch parties in July, one solo at Valor Brewpub, one in coordination with the DC DSC at Busboys & Poets