Silicon Valley Democratic Club
Formerly known as the the Santa Clara County Democratic Club, the Silicon Valley Democratic Club (SVDC) is one of the oldest Democratic Clubs in Santa Clara County. Established in 1981 and chartered by the Santa Clara County Democratic Central Committee, SVDC has a long history as a progressive organization dedicated to informing voters, encouraging citizen involvement in the political process, promoting Democratic Party values & candidates, and much more. We draw our membership from all over Santa Clara County and it includes many current and former elected officials. Check out more information ABOUT our club, and the ISSUES we care about.
Monday, October 19th at 7:00 pm RSVP here
You're invited to our next Silicon Valley Democratic Club General Meeting on Monday, October 19 at 7:00pm where we will discuss the November 3 ballot propositions with Jean Cohen, Vice Chair of the Santa Clara County Democratic Party and Interim Executive Officer of the South Bay Labor Council.
About Jean Cohen: Jean Cohen was born and raised in San Jose. She has spent her professional career in local government and the labor movement to fight poverty, empower working people, and build social and economic justice through organizing. For six years, she worked on housing, land use, and transportation policy for Senator Jim Beall and also served a Senior Policy Aide for San Jose Councilmember Raul Peralez. Jean is an American Leadership Forum Senior Fellow and a graduate of Saint Mary’s College, where she earned an M.A. in Leadership. She is the Vice Chair of the Santa Clara County Democratic Party and is currently the Interim Executive Officer of the South Bay Labor Council.
You can find the California Democratic Party and other parties' recommendations on the November ballot propositions by clicking here.
In these uncertain times with COVID-19 causing physical and economic havoc for many families, SVDC is providing the options of dues waiver and dues reduction for 2020. New and renewing members can elect to join for free, or for half price, at their election with no special application necessary. For new members, please review the instructions HERE. Renewal information is listed HERE.
Silicon Valley Democratic Club is cancelling our in-person meetings based on the County of Santa Clara Public Health Department’s recommendations.
We are urging all of our members and associates to follow the guidelines of the Santa Clara County Department of Health. It is important that we are proactive and take appropriate preventative measures to protect those at higher risk, which includes anyone over the age of 50 and those who have an underlying medical condition.
For more information, please visit the SCCPHD website.
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Upcoming SVDC Meetings & Events
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