Notes from May Meeting

General Meeting: Monday, May 18, 2020 via Zoom 6:30 PM President Susan Peinado called meeting to order Welcome Introduction of Officers Internal Vice President – Dr. Becca Fielding-Miller reported on the formation of:COVID -19 Response Committee  Dr. Fielding-Miller to Chair Please email Becca – to join the committee External Vice President – Ramla Sahid reported on […]

Help Flip the Senate!

Wendy Gelernter of Take Action San Diego recently shared 3 actions we can take to “make sure that we wake up smiling on November 4!” Join virtual letter writing parties to voters in the swing states of Michigan (5/28) and Iowa (5/30).  It’s a 2 hour commitment, and you get to join in with like-minded people from around the country while writing letters. Sign up here! Sponsored by Swing Left. Letters like these have boosted turnout among Democratic voters by 1.5% – 3.0%. Phone bank in support of Mark Kelly for Senate in Arizona the weekend of 5/30-5/31. Several 2-hour time slots are available on both days. Sign up here! Sponsored by Mission for Arizona (Arizona Democratic Party). Provide input on our electoral strategy. Take this 30 second survey to let us know which state or states you think we should be focusing our activism on in the upcoming months. I’ll report back next week! For some background on this issue, you’ll remember that there are about 12 swing states that are most critical for winning the Senate and the Presidency, and holding onto the House …

May 3 – Zoom meeting with Barbara Bry, local business owners, and with an extended Social Time

Join us for a (virtual) meeting where we’ll discuss the city’s roll out of an intentional, smart return to public and social gatherings. We’ll hear from local business owners and we’ll have an extended social time beginning at 4:00PM.  Council President Pro Tem Barbara Bry (District 1) will join us from 5:00-5:30PM. If you’re new to Zoom don’t worry, we’ll help get you into the Social Time and the meeting. We’ll bring everyone up to speed on some of the features of the Zoom application – including polling, voting and breakout rooms. Bring your own refreshments, and positive news to share. Sunday May 3, 4:00PM – Zoom If you have a problem registering, or joining on the day of the meeting, you can call us on (619) 800-5098, or email [email protected] with your contact details. If you can’t make the meeting we’ll stream it on the Point Loma & OB Dems YouTube channel so you can watch it later.

Mutual Aid in the time of Coronavirus

Throughout San Diego neighbors and friends are reaching out to help each other through this difficult time. Here are some lists of resources and opportunities to volunteer. Change Begins with Me COVID-19 Resources San Diego County Democratic [email protected](858) 218-6998 (call or text) COVID-19 Resources Wellness-Check Program volunteer form We All We Got SD [email protected] (619) 802-7887 […]