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32nd District Democratic Organization 2017 Service Awards

  Rose Laffoon and Janeen Cook Service Award
The Rose and Janeen Service Award is the highest honor within the 32nd District Democrats.  Which is named for Rose Laffoon and Janeen Cook who did work above and beyond what was expected for the people of the 32nd.  With Abiding values of the Democratic Party, commitment to democracy through service and leadership within the 32nd and our surrounding committee.

Barack H. Obama Community Organizer of the Year

The Barack H. Obama Community Organizer of the Year is named for the 44th President of the United States and who started off as a community organizer.  In this spirit this award goes to someone who has done an outstanding job bringing our community together through events that not just about politics but the state of our community.  As well raising awareness of important issues that are not being talked about as much as they should so we can build a better community.

PCO of the Year

PCO of the year is presented to the person who best embodies what a Precinct Committee Officer of the Democratic Party should be.  From not only doorbelling their own precinct but helping other new PCO’s with theirs or places that do not have one.  As well being an example to all what it is to be an engaged citizen at one the most important grass-root levels.  Only PCOs or Acting PCOs can be nominated for this award.

 

Rising Star (Two)

This award is given to a two people who are becoming a true leader of our community through their actions as well as having a bright future not only within the 32nd District Democrats, commitment to democracy, but the Democratic Party and our community.  

Elected Official of the Year

To the Elected Official who has best embodied the values of the 32nd District Democrats, commitment to democracy and best embodied what it is to be a public servant.  As well being a beacon for those who wish to run for office themselves and seeing how best to serve the people.

Unsung Hero of the Year

The Unsung Hero is given to the person who does an outstanding job serving the people of the 32nd Democrats.  Who is always doing something to make sure our district has success but also is not seeking the limelight for their actions. All while supporting the values of community and a commitment to democracy

Lifetime Service Award

Lifetime Service Award is given to the individual who has best served the Community, commitment to democracy, the Democratic Party and the people of the 32 LD Democrats over a lifetime.  From being a former elected or current elected official or pillar of the community for many years.

 

Patty Murray Trailblazer Award
Patty Murray Trailblazer Award is named for the first woman to be elected to the United States Senate in Washington State History.  Being a trailblazer is an important part of our community thus this award who has started our community and our District moving in a positive direction that had never been thought of before.  And becoming an example for all who are hoping to improve the community and world.

 

Special For This Year:

 

Nevertheless She Persisted Award

This Year inspired by the Actions of Sen. Warren the Never Less She Persisted.  Is being given to the local Democrat who has toughed through great odds to deify all odds risen above the worst of nature and been a great role model.  

Best Cookie Investigator (Age 14 and younger)

The Best Cookie Investigator is given to best young Democrat who works tirelessly to ensure the cookies at 32nd Meetings and Events are of the finest quality.  As well promoting the values of community and a commitment to democracy.

Best Juice Sampler (Age 14 and younger)

The people of the 32nd District Democrats wish to recognize the best young Democrat who samples the juice and makes sure it is up to the high standards of juice we expect to have at our Meetings and Events.  Additionally by supporting the values of community and a commitment to democracy.

2017 Winter Auction Fundraiser and Festivus Party, Saturday 12/2

 The 32nd District Dems proudly present:

2017 Winter Auction Fundraiser and Festivus Party

featuring the presentation of the 2017 32nd Democrats Service Awards

WHEN: Saturday, December 2nd, 2017
WHERE: Masonic Center 753 N 185th St, Shoreline, WA 98133  MAP
TIME: 5:00pm till 9:00pm
DINNER DONATION: $10 per person, however – no one is turned away!  Donate at the door or Click here to purchase early tickets
 
DETAILS: Just like last year, we will have a Live Auction, Silent Auction, and some raffle items (white elephant type of items that you contribute).
 
Start thinking about what you’d like to donate. Bring your donations to any of our meetings and/or bring your donation on the night of the auction. The earlier we get the donations, the better!!
Contact Marilyn.Dauer@32democrats.org  for info.
 
We will prepare a wonderful dinner, dessert and there will also be coffee, and tea and spirits!. We are asking for a suggested donation of $10 per person, however, no one will be turned away!
 
*Can you bring a dessert to compliment our dinner on Saturday, December 2nd?  – – contact Marilyn Dauer!
 
**We need help cleaning up at the end of the evening, call Marilyn Dauer at 425-478-9261. 
 
 
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*Stained glass panel designed by Marc Chagall and translated into glass through a collaboration with Charles Marq, in Reims, France. The panel hangs in the UN General Assembly building and was created as a memorial to Dag Hammarskjöld and of all those who died for peace. UN Photo. http://www.un.org/en/events/philosophyday/

October 11, 2017 32nd Dinner and Monthly Meeting

32nd District Monthly Meeting
 
Wednesday October 11th, 2017
7:00 PM 
Masonic Hall Shoreline, 753 N 185th St, Shoreline
   
6:00 PM  Dinner and Socialize 
 
6:35 PM  STEP-UP to open mic!  2 min each
7:00 PM  Meeting Called to Order
               Agenda and Minutes Approval – September 2017 click here
               Elected Official and endorsed candidates recognized
                                             
 
7:05 PM     PROGRAM 
 
8:15 PM  Break – Raffle!!
  
8:20 PM  32nd Business Meeting
               32nd LD Committee Reports
               Upcoming events – 
               New Business 
               Good of the Order
 
8: PM  Unfinished Business
 
9:15 PM  Adjourn 
                Chairs and Tables put away 
 
 
Endorsements may be considered


**Membership must have been updated by September 13th to be eligible to vote.

September 13, 2017 32nd Dinner and Monthly Meeting

32nd District Monthly Meeting
 
Wednesday September 13th, 2017
7:00 PM 
Masonic Hall Shoreline, 753 N 185th St, Shoreline
   
6:00 PM  Dinner and Socialize 
 
6:35 PM  STEP-UP to open mic!  2 min each
7:00 PM  Meeting Called to Order
               Agenda and Minutes Approval – June, August 2017 click here
               Elected Official and endorsed candidates recognized
                                             
 
7:05 PM     PROGRAM –  Current Affairs – speakers to be announced
                                                       Endorsement Considerations 

 

8:15 PM  Break – Raffle!!
  
8:20 PM  32nd Business Meeting
               32nd LD Committee Reports
               Upcoming events – 
               New Business 
               Good of the Order
 
8: PM  Unfinished Business
 
9:15 PM  Adjourn 
                Chairs and Tables put away 
 
 
Endorsements may be considered


**Membership must have been updated by August 13th to be eligible to vote.

 

August 9, 2017 32nd Dinner and post-Primary Endorsments

“Hope is not blind optimism. It’s not ignoring the enormity of the task ahead or the roadblocks that stand in our path. It’s not sitting on the sidelines or shirking from a fight.”

 -President Barack H. Obama

 

Coming up:   August 9th, 2017 Wednesday

Mountlake Terrace Community Senior Center at Ballinger Park

23000 Lakeview Dr, Mountlake Terrace, Washington 98043

 Dinner – 6PM Meeting 7PM

AGENDA
6 pm – Chicken Fajita – Dinner courtesy of our Latino Community partners 
($10 donation suggested proceeds fund the Resistance)
6:35 – 6:55 Open Mic “Step-Up” 2 min each
7:00 Agenda and July Minutes Approval
Elected Officials and Candidates Recognized
7:10 PM Primary Review and Endorsements Updates
8:25 PM Break – Raffle!! 
8:30 PM 32nd Business Meeting
Committee Reports
Resolutions:
RESOLUTION on Formation of 32nd LD Environmental Caucus
RESOLUTION on Transgender Military Ban
New Business
Good of the Order
9:15 PM Adjourn

**Membership must have been updated by July 13th to be eligible to vote.

 

July 9th, 2017 – 32nd SUMMER PICNIC!

Summer Picnic
Date: Sunday, July 9th, at Lynndale Park in Lynnwood
The picnic will be from 11:30am-3pm.
We ask everyone attending to bring a salad or dessert or side dish.
 
The menu provided by the 32nd Democrats: flank steak, hamburgers, hotdogs, bratwurst, turkey burgers, veggie burgers, baked beans, corn on the cob (non-GMO). We’ll also supply water, lemonade, soda, and ice.
 
Awesome Opportunities:
We need: Set-up at 10 am
People to Barbecue from 11:30 am to 3 pm (can do short shifts)
Clean-up is 3-4pm
If you are interested in helping email marilyndauer@yahoo.com

June 14, 2017 – 32nd Monthly Meeting – NEW LOCATION

 

If you really want to make a friend, go to someone’s house and eat with him… the people who give you their food give you their heart.”

-Cesar Chavez

June 14th, 2017  Monthly Meeting – Endorsements and Dinner 

Mountlake Terrace Senior Center  23000 Lakeview Drive Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043

MAP

**Information for candidates here 
**Membership must have been updated by May 18 to be eligible to vote June 14th
AGENDA
6:00 PM – Dinner courtesy of our Latino Community partners  
               ($10 donation suggested proceeds to fund the Resistance)
6:30 PM– Open Mic – Step-Up 3min
 
7:00 PM  Agenda and  May 10, May 21  Minutes Approval
                     Elected Officials and Candidates Recognized

7:10 PM   ENDORSEMENTS 
             Shoreline City Council
             Lynnwood City Council
             Edmonds School Board District 4 and 2
             King County Prop 1
             Additional floor nominations - 

8:25 PM Break – Raffle!! 

8:30 PM 32nd Business Meeting

Committee Reports
Resolutions:

New Business – PCO Appointments

Good of the Order

  • 9:15 PM Adjourn

Help put Chairs and Tables put away

 

32nd Dems Special Meeting – May 21, 2017 4:30 PM

32nd Dems Special Meeting – after filing week Endorsement Meeting

May 21, 2017 4:30PM – 6:30 PM

Edmonds Senior Center                                                                                                220 Railroad Avenue                                                                                          Edmonds, Washington 98020 MAP

Special Endorsement Meeting for:
Seattle Mayor
Seattle City Council
Port of Seattle
additional positions may be considered – 
Link to Endorsement Rules and Information
http://32democrats.org/2015/01/endorsements-overview/

May 10, 2017 – 32nd Endorsement Meeting – NEW LOCATION

2017 Endorsement Meeting

May 10th, 2017 Wednesday

Mountlake Terrace Senior Center  23000 Lakeview Drive Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043

MAP

“Voting is a civic sacrament.” – Theodore Hesburg

 

**Information for candidates here 
**Membership must have been updated by April 13 to be eligible to vote May 10th
AGENDA
6pm – Dinner courtesy of our Latino Community partners  
($10 donation suggested proceeds to fund the Resistance)
6:30– Open Mic – Step-Up 3min
 
7:00  Agenda and April 12, 2017 Minutes Approval
            Elected Officials and Candidates Recognized

7:10 PM   ENDORSEMENT MEETING

8:25 PM Break – Raffle!! 

8:30 PM 32nd Business Meeting

Committee Reports
Resolutions:

New Business

Good of the Order

  • 9:15 PM Adjourn

Help put Chairs and Tables put away

May Day 2017

AFL-CIO

Throughout North America and globally, May 1 is a day to remember and respect workers’ rights as human rights. As working people take to the streets in communities around the world, a quieter but equally important movement of workers on both sides of the United States–Mexico border has been growing.  Read more here…