Category: Democratic Party, Club, and Caucus Leadership

Response from Sarasota County Democratic Party Re Domestic Terrorism

The attack on our democracy that took place on January 6, 2021, was the inevitable result of the political poison that has been brewing for years in our political life. When Donald Trump returned early to Washington, D.C., from Florida on New Year’s Eve, we now know that he was returning to stoke a seditious…

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Sarasota County Democratic Jewish Caucus

President: Jerry Fleischer Sarasota County Democratic Jewish Caucus- Giving a Democratic voice to Jewish values.meeting days and times are variable. Please check the SCDP Calendar or Jewish Caucus Facebook. Website: srqjewishdems.org Phone: 706-593-2104 Email: jafleischer730@gmail.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/srqjewishdems

Sarasota County Democratic Veterans Caucus

President: Tony Mowry The Sarasota County Democratic Veterans Caucus is welcoming to all Veterans, Active Military, Military families and Veteran Advocates. The Veterans Caucus meets the 3rd Monday of the month with a social gathering at 6:30pm and the meeting beginning at 7pm. The meetings are held at the SCDP Headquarters at 7358 S. Tamiami…

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Democratic Club of Sarasota

The officers of the Democratic Club of Sarasota: To contact one of our board members, please call 941-379-9233, press # and leave a message after the tone. President: Mary Clupper Vice-President: Dee McFarland Treasurer: Monica Streacker Recording Secretary: Pat Coville Corresponding Secretary: Tom Cook Board Members: Deanie Berbgreiter Mary Dailey Lorraine Livingston Krista Lohr Barb…

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Sarasota-Charlotte Democratic Progressive Caucus

President: DeeAnna Dowdle The Democratic Wing of the Democratic Party Meetings are normally held on the first Thursday of each month at 6:30pm.  at the SCDP Headquarters, Check calendar or our website events page for details.   Website: http://sarasotacharlotteprogressives.com/ Email: sarasotacharlotteprogressives@gmail.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SarasotaCharlotteDemocraticProgressiveCaucus/

Environmental Caucus of Sarasota County Democrats

President: Andy Mele We are a network & social connection between local political and environmental activists, working together to elect environmentally literate candidates. *All events are virtual until further notice.* We meet 3 times monthly in North, Central and South County locations. Check calendar for details. Phone: 941-777-3132 Email:srqdemenvironmentalcaucus@gmail.com Website: www.environmentalcaucusscd.org Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SRQCountyDemEnvCaucus/

Sarasota Hispanic Caucus

Elvira Sanchez-Blake, President Ana Hanton, Vice President Jackie Vizzi, Secretary We, as a Caucus, want to unite the Democratic Hispanic Community in Sarasota County through education, voter registration, and “get out the vote” programs for federal, state and local elections. We are seeking and supporting candidates to represent our Community and its values. We communicate…

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Sarasota County Democratic Labor Caucus

President: Hal Sutton, executive board member of the SW Florida UAW Retired Workers Council Our meeting locations vary, but we usually meet from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on the 2nd Monday of EVEN months at Perkins Restaurant on Cattleman Road. There are also meetings for Florida Alliance for Retired Americans that take place at the SC/TA headquarters…

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Democratic Women’s Club of Sarasota

President: Nancy McCauley Women’s issues…not limited to the following: Reproductive rights, Education, Environment, Equal Rights, Poverty/Work/Economic concerns, Marriage Equality/LGBT, Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security, Military, Violence, Gun Violence, Voter Suppression. ALL ISSUES ARE WOMEN’S ISSUES! Meetings are held the 1st Tuesday of the month at 5:30PM at Gulf Gate Library in Sarasota. Check calendar or our Facebook page…

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Englewood Democratic Club

Many like-minded people in Englewood, FL are coming together to reinstate the Englewood Democratic Club.  Englewood is not incorporated as a city or town, and spans Sarasota County AND Charlotte County.  We are forming the group to gather people across both counties to come together to locally support environmental stewardship, a sustainable economy to benefit…

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Stonewall Democratic Caucus of Sarasota County

President: Joe Agostine Jr It is the mission of Stonewall to foster goodwill between lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and allied members of the Democratic Party and the community at large. We seek to  continue working with other LGBT and like-minded people united with a common purpose. We seek individual freedom in the framework of a…

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Longboat Key Democratic Club

President: Ed Sabol For decades the Longboat Key Democratic Club has provided means for local residents to support Democratic candidates, to hear form knowledgeable and stimulating speakers, to link to other Democratic Party efforts, and to impact government decisions based on our values. Our luncheon meetings are usually held on the first Tuesday of the month,…

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Manasota Young Democrats Caucus

President: Peter Ryan Imhoff Meeting times and locations vary, but are usually the third Tuesday of every month. Join us and get connected with the other young activists in your area! Check calendar or Facebook page for details. Phone: (772) 209-0893 Email: manasotayoungdems@gmail.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ManasotaYoungDems/ Website: http://manasotayoungdems.com/ The Manasota Young Democrats are the official chartered…

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North Port Democratic Club

President: Belynda Norton Meetings are held on the third Thursday each month 6:30 p.m. at Morgan Family Community Center (6207 West Price Boulevard) unless otherwise noted.  See calendar for details. Email: northportdems@gmail.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/northportdems Website: www.northportdems.com PO Box 7751 North Port, FL 34290 Phone: (941) 888-0039

Sarasota Democratic Black Caucus

President: Dee McFarland Sarasota Democratic Black Caucus – Improving the Lives and the Political Power of Black and Brown Citizens in Sarasota Counties. Meetings are held on the 1st Monday of each month 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Mt. Calvary Baptist Church. Check calendar or Facebook page for details. Phone:734-612-0303 Email: dmcfarland@comcast.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Sarasota-Democratic-Black-Caucus-376762012909090/

Venice Area Democratic Club

President: Mike Shlasko Meetings are held on the third Saturday of the month at United Church of Christ Naar Hall (620 Shamrock Boulevard). 10:30 a.m. Social, 11 a.m. meeting begins Email: mike@shlasko.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/veniceareademocraticclub/ Website: www.venicedemocrats.org Phone: (941) 275-3244 PO Box 1743 Nokomis, FL 34274-1743