Happy Friday, Oakland County!
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Upcoming Opportunities (Volunteer & more)
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West Bloomfield Dems Club: Juneteenth
Saturday, June 18th (10am – 2pm)
Volunteers are still needed!
Join West Bloomfield in Commemorating National Freedom Day by volunteering or simply stopping by. A free, fun, family-friendly event. Juneteenth honors the day the final enslaved people were emancipated in June 1865 and celebrates the countless contributions of African Americans to our community & nation. Music, arts, performances, refreshments, vendors and storytelling. Kids area, African Dance, WBHS Jazz Band, and more. Find more information at juneteenthWB.org and sign up to volunteer at signup.com/go/SoumjOu. Students can receive community service hours.
Reproductive Freedom for All: Petition & Volunteer
Please support the ballot initiative to codify reproductive freedom by signing or circulating the RFFA petition. To qualify for the November 2022 ballot, Reproductive Freedom for All (RFFA) must collect 425,059 valid signatures BY JULY 11TH from registered Michigan voters. Around 400,000 are still needed — every signature counts. Circulate or sign the petition.
11th District Democratic Caucus: Pancakes & Politics in the Park
Saturday, June 18th (10am – 1pm)
“If you give a Dem a pancake … they’ll go out and change the world!” Join the 11th District and your favorite elected officials and candidates for some delicious pancakes and delightful conversation! Learn more.
Birmingham-Bloomfield Dems Club: Ballot Initiative Presentations
Thursday, June 21st (6:30pm socializing, 7:00pm Forum start)
Representatives from four ballot Initiatives will be presenting (Reproductive Rights, Promote the Vote, One Fair Wage, Prison Sentence Reform) and Amanda Shelton, judicial candidate for Oakland County 6th Circuit Court, along with Judge Sima Patel, candidate for MI Court of Appeals. Located at Bloomfield Township Hall (4200 Telegraph Road, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302).
Padma Kuppa for State Senate: Campaign Office Opening & Postcard Party Kickoff
Friday, June 24th (5:00pm)
Join us for our campaign office opening, where we will have refreshments, camaraderie, campaign lit, signs and postcards! It’s going to be fun! Learn more.
Birmingham-Bloomfield Dems Club: Youth Issues Forum
Tuesday, June 28th (6:30pm socializing, 7:30pm Forum start) Attention voters in Southfield Township! The Birmingham-Bloomfield Dems Club is hosting a Youth Issues Forum for candidates in Congressional District 12: Rashida Talib, Kelly Garrett, Janice Winfrey and Shannelle Jackson. Held at the Bloomfield Township Library (1099 Lone Pine Rd, Bloomfield Twp, MI 48302). Contact Corinne Shoop at firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
City of Ferndale: Election Inspectors
The city of Ferndale is experiencing a shortage of inspectors for this year’s elections. The City Clerk is seeking to hire Election Inspectors and would appreciate anyone interested in joining their team. To apply or find more information, visit https://ferndale.typeform.com/inspector.
Join the Oakland County Democratic Party
Take on democracy and consider becoming an OCDP member in the new year. Your membership directly impacts Oakland County by investing in electing Democrats that stand for our kids, families and communities.
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