WOW Dems Members:
Thanks to all of you who have renewed your membership for 2015. Your membership dues will go in large part towards our day-to-day operations to raise funds in support of local Democratic women candidates. Our mission is to find, support and help these candidates win! If you have not already done so, join WOW Dems today!
We are thrilled to have some great new members. Welcome, and stay tuned for some exciting WOW Dems events coming up.
Please sign up to join a committee now. Candidates committee is looking for help in researching local boards and council positions, finding women who will run, and determining how best to provide training and support for these potential candidates.
Fundraising is looking for help, as our candidates need money to run a winning campaign! This committee needs your great ideas and hard work in pulling it off!
And who wants to help plan social events that bring us together as friends with like minded progressive values? is needed to expand our geographic, racial, cultural and age diversity.
Programs and legislative action events are needed to keep us informed and ready to fight for women’s issues. These are just a few of our committees. If you’re unsure what to sign up for, just send your interests to [email protected] and we’ll find the right fit for you.
We also want to keep you updated on upcoming events of interest, so here are a few:
Blue in the Heart of Texas (BITHOT2) Saturday January 31st 8 AM – 5 PM, a summit for Democratic party activists in Dallas and surrounding counties. For more info, and to sign up, click here.
Plano City Hall Meeting Mon Feb 9th 7PM: Announcement on possible referendum vote on the Plano Equal Rights Ordinance. Come and show your support for this anti-discrimination ordinance, which assures equal rights for all! For more info click here.
Drinking Liberally Allen Friday Feb 6th Two Rows 711 Central Expressway 6:30 PM
Drinking Liberally Plano– 2nd Friday every month at The Rugby House-next gathering Friday 2/13/2015 6:30 -8:30 back room
Living Liberally McKinney Fri Feb 20 Café Malaga 107 S. Church St 6:30 PM
Planned Parenthood Lobby Day March 11. Bus to Austin! sign up here.
Applications are being accepted for residents interested in running for a seat on the Collin College Board in May. Deadline Feb 27. For more info call 972-758-3800 or email Shirley Harmon. [email protected]
B.R.O.A.D.S (Book Readers of a Democratic Slant) next meeting in March, date TBA. We will be reading The Working Poor: Invisible in America by DK Shipler. This is one of the books originally banned by Highland Park ISD! Contact [email protected].
Save the Date for our next WOW Dems quarterly meeting April 9th at the Environmental Education Center Plano. Speaker TBA
Please contact me if you have any questions or concerns.
WOW Dems President
Email: [email protected]