You will find here a listing of various upcoming events of interest to club members.
Sunday May 20 Hello Progressive Democrats:
Marion County's Proud to be a Democrat Dinner fundraiser this Sunday at Livestock Pavilion Ocala, FLDNC(Democratic National Committee) Michael Blake is Key Note speaker this Sunday May 20th 4:30pm. You can click on Act Blue Button on the homepage of the www.Mariondems.org website for tickets - The dinner is $50.
Or send a check with a note to:Marion County Democratic Executive CommitteePO Box 6476Ocala, FL 34478
or stop in the new office 970 6th Avenue Ocala, FL 34471 today through Saturday from 12 noon - 4 pm to purchase a ticket(s.)
Saturday June 9 - 19th Annual Scholarship Awards Ceremony
If you have not heard yet, the 19th Annual Scholarship Awards Ceremony of the William F. Crumel Jr. Foundation is scheduled for Saturday, June 9, 2018. The Luncheon is from 1:30pm - 3:30pm at the Rohan Regional Recreation Center, 850 Kristine Way, The Villages, FL 32163. Luncheon tickets are $20.
We look forward to having you come out and greet the 14 students that will be honored with scholarships this year ... a testament to their academic achievements. Your presence strongly supports our expectation that the students who receive your financial help will perform at exceptional levels. They will come and speak to you about their progress and thank you for your continued love and financial help.
This year's keynote speech will be delivered by Indigo Gill. Many of you met Indigo at the 2015 Awards Luncheon. She spoke of wanting to be a pediatric doctor as she was headed to Xavier University to begin her freshman year. Our congratulations to Indigo, she is a 2018 honors graduate ... now on her way to Columbia University to continue her dream of becoming a doctor.
We look forward to hearing from you by June 1, 2018. Please contact me or Debra Napier, 732-407-524 or Marilyn Barnes, 201-207-4391 for tickets. You ma also contact any member of the 2018 Spring Tea Fundraising Committee that you may know. See attached flyer.
See you on this special day for the Crumel Foundation's 2018 Scholarship Recipients.
Sunday June 10 - In case you haven't heard the Democratic Executive Committee is opening an office in downtown Wildwood. Click Here for a flyer describing the event.
Saturday August 11 at our Villages Democratic Club, our speaker with the Democratic candidate for FL Commissioner of Agriculture, R. David Walker.
Most people don’t realize how much power Florida Commissioner of Agriculture wields.
It controls environmental practices, protects public land and water, oversees Renewable Energy, protects consumers against shady business practices, oversees the Do Not Call List, Gas Pump Inspections, Concealed Weapon Licenses, and Food Inspections. David Walker is dedicated to bringing respect for science back to Florida’s government.