CCDP Newsletter: Are You Registered?

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You Can Still Get Ready for Some Riverdogs Baseball!

CCDP invites you to get ready for a fun afternoon of baseball on Sunday, August 14 at 4:00 pm! If great seats for the game and meeting other Charleston Democrats isn’t enough for you, there’s a fantastic buffet: unlimited hot dogs, hamburgers, potato salad, watermelon, lemonade, water, and soda. Kids 3 and under are free but seating is limited, so get your tickets today! Special sponsorship opportunities are available as well.

You can purchase tickets by clicking on the button below:

Buy Riverdogs Baseball Tickets

Candidates on Our Website!

You can now view candidates on CharlestonDemocrats.com. Learn more about your current lineup of Democratic candidates for the General Election on November 8, 2022!

South Carolina Democratic Candidates

Check Your Voter Registration

Remember to review your voter details. You will receive instructions on correcting your voting details if needed, but you need to make any updates at least a month before the November election. Now is the time to ensure you’re ready to vote in November!

Check Your Voting Information

CCDP Annual School Supply Drive

If you can, please contribute to CCDP’s school supply drive. We will be partnering with local groups to supply backpacks and other supplies for 1,000 Charleston-area students.

Contribute to the Charleston County School Supply Drive

Upcoming Events

THU
JUL21
8:30AM
Coffee with Democrats

Join fellow Democrats for a cup of coffee and great conversation. Still in person at Wildflour Pastry from 8:30-10 AM. No specific topics. Come for the whole time or just a little while.

Wildflour Pastry
THU
JUL21
6:30PM
CCDP Monthly Meeting

The in-person meeting location has changed since we last met in person. If you are joining us virtually, please make sure you signup to receive the zoom information. Either way, please sign up so organizers know how many to expect and to speed up check-in lines.

Charleston County Main Public Library
RSVP Here>
SAT
JUL23
2:00PM
The Young Democrats: July Social Event 

We’ll discuss upcoming Fall plans with our local county parties and YDSC, and how to get the young vote out for Democratic candidates this Fall. Some local house candidates will be present and we will have food and lots of fun. This event is open to all ages.

Iron WorkersRSVP Here>
SUN
AUG14
PM
CCDP Night at the Riverdogs!

Get ready for CCDP Night at the RiverDogs! Join us on August 14th, when we will serve unlimited hot dogs, hamburgers, potato salad, watermelon, and lemonade, water and soda, plus great seats for the big game! Kids 3 and under are free. Seating is limited, so get your tickets today! You can purchase tickets by RSVPing below:

RSVP Here>

2022 Candidate Information

2022 CHARLESTON COUNTY DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATES

State Level Offices:
Governor:
Joe Cunningham (WebsiteInstagramFacebookTwitterDonations)

U.S. Senate:
Krystle Matthews (WebsiteInstagramFacebookTwitterDonations)

Secretary of State: Peggy Butler (WebsiteDonations)

State Superintendent of Education:
Lisa Ellis (WebsiteInstagramTwitterDonations)


United States Congress:
SC-1: Dr. Annie Andrews (WebsiteInstagramFacebookTwitterDonations)

SC-6:
Majority Whip James “Jim” E. Clyburn (WebsiteInstagram;  FacebookTwitterDonations)

South Carolina State House
15: Representative JA Moore (WebsiteFacebookTwitterDonations)
80: Donna Brown Newton (WebsiteFacebookTwitterDonations)
109: Representative Deon Tedder (WebsiteFacebookTwitter)
110: Ellis Roberts (WebsiteInstagramFacebookTwitterDonations)
111: Representative Wendell Gilliard (Facebook)
112: Dave Artushin (WebsiteInstagramFacebookTwitterDonations)
113: Representative Marvin Pendarvis 
114: Michelle Brandt (WebsiteInstagramFacebookTwitterDonations)
115: Representative Spencer Wetmore (WebsiteInstagramFacebookTwitterDonations)
116: Representative Chardale Murray (WebsiteInstagramFacebookTwitterDonations)
119: Representative Leon Stavrinakis (WebsiteFacebookTwitter)

Charleston County Council:
5: Councilman Teddie Pryor (Facebook)
8: Councilwoman Anna Johnson (WebsiteFacebookDonations)
9: Dylan Tullberg

Charleston County Probate Judge:
Tamara Cunningham Curry (WebsiteInstagramFacebookTwitterDonations)

Charleston County Register of Deeds:
Karen Hollings (WebsiteDonations)

Give Back

Blessing Box Donations Needed!
Please consider donating to our CCDP Blessing Box. You can #StockTheBox at any time, or drop off items to the office during office hours or by appointment. Our community members appreciate and depend on our kindness!

A few things to remember when donating Blessing Box items:

  • DO donate non-perishable items that will hold up in the weather
    • example: canned vegetables and meats/fish, sauces in jars, boxes of rice or pasta
    • protip: donate items that don’t require milk/butter/oil to prepare, get cans with pop-tops that don’t require can openers
  • DO donate small personal care items that will fit in the blessing box
    • example toothbrush, toothpaste, deodorant,
  • DO NOT donate any open or expired items.

Lowcountry Period Project Supplies Needed!
Did you know that our volunteers build period packs in support of the Homeless Period Project? The project provides pre-made kits for homeless shelters and nurse’s offices at Title IX schools in the Lowcountry. These items are a luxury to homeless women and girls and many are forced to choose between hygiene and food. Please consider donating the following items so we can continue to support this amazing project!
-individually-wrapped feminine pads
-individually-wrapped tampons
-individually-wrapped wipes
-individually-wrapped panty liners

Thanks again for your generosity!

Our office has limited public hours due to COVID, but if you are dropping off donations, you can email wecare@charlestondemocrats.com to arrange a drop off time.

Contribute

BUY SOME MERCHANDISE TO SUPPORT CCDP!

Please support CCDP (and help elect Democrats) by buying one of our t-shirts, water bottles, Koozies, bags, and pint glasses!

BUY SOME COOL STUFF & SUPPORT CCDP


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The mission of the Charleston County Democratic Party is to educate and encourage participation in the political process by people of all backgrounds who support Democratic principles. Funds garnered from this participation will be used to help elect Democratic candidates and to support Democratic programs.

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