CCDP: Let’s Do Amazing Things

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During this holiday season, there are so many ways we can help those around us. Whether we can donate time or financially, we can help. Some of the causes that need aid are below.

I Heart Hungry Kids
Founded in 2013 by Jackson Silverman (then age seven), I Heart Hungry Kids has empowered thousands of kids to fight childhood hunger, get involved, and give back to their community. There are lots of opportunities to volunteer including running a food drive and sponsoring an event.

Volunteer or Donate to Help

Lowcountry Orphan Relief
The mission of Lowcountry Orphan Relief is to provide support services and aid to meet the needs of Lowcountry children identified as at-risk or suffering from abandonment, abuse and/or neglect. The main way to volunteer is at their Distribution Center where donations are sorted, stored, packed, and distributed for the children served. There are also other ways to donate and get involved.

Volunteer or Donate to Help

Charleston Peninsula

Peninsula Democrats, please be on the lookout for an email from Denise Helton on Thursday, December 1 with some important information as we move forward as a group. A request for additional leadership within the club, potential in-person places for upcoming meetings, and a few miscellaneous items will be included. Thank you all for your support!

Congratulations, Deon Tedder!
SC State House District 15

Thank you to all of the supporters, volunteers and voters of District 109 for allowing me to serve you for another term. We have a lot of work to do in South Carolina and I am grateful for the support and I will continue to fight for you! #BetterWithTedder — Rep. Deon Tedder (@deon_tedder) November 9, 2022

Contact Representative Tedder

Upcoming Events

Charleston County Democratic Women — Holiday Gathering

Come join us on December 5th at 6:00 PM. Please bring an appetizer to share as well as your favorite beverage. We will celebrate the holidays as well as hear from our female candidates on what went well this election as well as where we need to improve. The gathering will be at a house in Mount Pleasant and will be sent to you when you sign in through Mobilize.Mt. Pleasant Home

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James Island Folly Beach New Year Celebration

Let’s celebrate the start of 2023 together! Join us at Famularias for some good food and fellowship.All the Democratic candidates that were on the ballot in November will be invited to join us.Food will be provided, drinks will be on you! Hope to see you there!

Fam’s Brewing Co.RSVP Here>
Coffee with Democrats

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

Wildflour Pastry

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!

Email to arrange a drop off time.



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


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