We work to elect those whose ideas, policies and mission are to create good jobs and an economy that works for everyone, to provide a quality education from pre-k through college, to protect the civil rights of all people, and to build strong communities across our state where people have access to affordable healthcare and clean air and drinking water. Simply put - we believe in equality, opportunity, and prosperity for all.
July 11, 2016Thank you so much to everyone who has come out to volunteer or said hello while we've been out and about. We are very excited to say that have made over 1,200 calls into the county and registered just shy of 200 new voters this past week! Without y'all this would not be possible.If you're ready to volunteer again, or eager to help, here is our schedule for the upcoming week!Monday: Voter Registration Training for New Volunteers,OCDP Headquarters - 209 Lloyd Street, Suite 310, Carrboro 27510. This is a comprehensive training for anyone and everyone who wants to learn more about voter registration for future volunteeringPhone Bank at OCDP HQ for Roy Cooper's campaign, .:
Bring a laptop, if possible. More information: contact Luke Beyer at firstname.lastname@example.org: Blind Canvassing with Jim Foster - arrive at 209 Lloyd Street at for voter registration training and details before leaving to 'blind knock' doors in the community. You'll leave the office by .Also : Phone Bank at Headquarters, . Please bring your phone; all scripts, details, and training (and nourishment) provided for you!: Voter Registration at Fridays on the Front Porch, The Carolina Inn - One of the Coordinated Campaign fellows will meet you by the steps in front of the Carolina Inn to register voters while enjoying music & food trucks on the front lawn: Voter Registration outside the Chapel Hill Public Library, . We will have a table for volunteers working shifts. Once all table spots are full, we will sent people out with clipboards to local 'hot spots'Also Blind Canvassing with Jim Foster - arrive at 209 Lloyd Street at for voter registration training and details before leaving to 'blind knock' doors in the community.:: Voter Registration outside the Chapel Hill Public Library, . We will have a table for volunteers working shifts. Once all table spots are full, we will sent people out with clipboards to local 'hot spots'.
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The Spanish-speaking phone bank originally scheduled forevening at Weaver Street Realty has been postponed until .
July 07, 2016This Saturday, please join the Northern Orange Democrats Breakfast Group as we get to know Emma Shaw, and learn about plans in Orange County to help elect Democrats up and down the ballot in November. Emma, who had the opportunity to be in Charlotte on Tuesday for the Hillary Clinton rally with President Barack Obama, is heading up the Coordinated Campaign in our area. Come hear her enthusiasm:Saturday, July 9, 20169:00am - 10: 15amThe Village Diner600 West King Street, HillsboroughEmma is no stranger to Orange County; she graduated from East Chapel Hill High, went to UNC-Chapel Hill for undergrad. Her next venture was to Scotland, where she did her graduate work at St. Andrews. Seeing from abroad what was happening to her beloved state, she returned home to do her part.In order for Democrats to take back the General Assembly, keep the Council of State, return to the governor's mansion, and maintain the White House, we must strategize and mobilize. We hope to see you Saturday, as we continue to work towards victory.
June 30, 2016Yesterday, Hillary Clinton's campaign announced something awesome -- she and President Obama and coming in North Carolina for their first joint campaign appearance!This will be Hillary's second appearance in North Carolina , underscoring the importance of our state in this year's election.Here are the details for event:Date:
Location: Charlotte Convention Center (501 South College Street)
June 29, 2016
Please save the date for a reception with
DEMOCRATIC NOMINEE FOR U.S. SENATE
SEN. JEFF MERKLEY
DEMOCRAT - OREGON
Nancy Andrews | Marcia Angle and Mark Trustin | Dr. Annette Baker
Amy Brightwood and Laura Edwards | Sen. Valerie Foushee | Hon. Matt Hughes
Rep. Verla Insko | Rep. Graig Meyer | Harriet Martin
Orange County Democratic Party | Linda Prager and Michael Parker | John Robbins
Diane Robertson | Andrew Short | Robin Smith | Gail Worthington
Thursday, July 7
6:30 – 8:00 PM
R & R Grill
137 E Franklin St
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Host: Raise/Write $1,000
Co-Host: Raise/Write $500
Register online here
June 27, 2016
Each week we will start sending an email with volunteer opportunities as we work hard to turn North Carolina blue this fall.
Here's the week ahead for June 27 through July 4:Monday: 6/27 Phone Bank at OCDP HQ (209 Lloyd Street, Suite 310, Carrboro), 6-8PMWednesday: 6/29 Phone Bank at OCDP HQ for Roy Cooper's campaign, 5:30-7PMBring a laptop, if possible. More information: contact Luke Beyer at firstname.lastname@example.orgThursday: 6/30 Phone Bank at OCDP HQ, 6-8PMFriday: 7/1 Voter Registration at Friday's on the Front Porch at the Carolina Inn, 5-8PMSaturday: 7/2 Voter Registration at Festival for the Eno, 10AM-6PM (2hr shifts)Voter Registration at Chapel Hill Public Library, 10AM-4PM (2hr shifts)*Sunday: 7/3 Voter Registration at Chapel Hill Public Library, 10AM-4PM (2hr shifts)*Monday: 7/4 Voter Registration at Festival for the Eno, 10AM-6PM (2hr shifts)* Volunteers may be sent to other local hot spots with clipboards upon receiving training and a partner. This way we cover more ground and get more registrations. It should also be noted that anyone who wants to come help another day is welcome to do so; we can provide training, materials, and information to anyone who wants to help at a time that fits their schedule.