Topgolf, Black History Month, and more with the OCDP

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UPCOMING EVENTS

OFFICE HOURS

Monday – Friday

9am – 12:30pm / 1pm – 4pm

SUBMIT EVENTS

OCDP Executive Committee: February Meeting

Tuesday, February 14th (7pm – 9pm)

Join the OCDP’s Executive Committee to celebrate Black History Month during the February monthly meeting. Zoom option available after Mobilize registration!

North Oakland Democratic Club (NODC): Monthly Meeting

Wednesday, February 15th (6:30pm)

Join the North Oakland Democratic Club at 313 Pizza Bar in Lake Orion on Wednesday, February 15th. State Representative Brenda Carter of the 53rd District will be joining us to share updates from Lansing.

Oak Park-Huntington Woods-Royal Oak Twp. Democratic Club: February MeetingThursday, February 16th (7pm)At our February meeting, we will celebrate Black History Month, by hearing from Rev. Charles Williams II, President of the National Action Network Michigan Chapter, and The Pastor of the King Solomon Missionary Baptist Church.

Royal Oak Area Democratic Club (ROADC): February Bar Night

Thursday, February 16th (7pm – 9pm)

Join the Royal Oak Area Democratic Club at Rock on Third to discuss politics, meet your neighbors and cheers to the victories to come! This is a great way to have deeper conversations and learn more about the club. We look forward to seeing you there!

11th District Democrats: French Toasted Fundraiser

Saturday, February 18th (11am – 1pm)

Join the 11th District Democratic Party to fill up on carbs and get Democrats elected! RSVP at the ActBlue link above.

Birmingham-Bloomfield Area Democratic Club (BBAD): February Meeting

Tuesday, February 21st (6:30pm socializing; 7pm meeting)

Our February Club Meeting features our State Senator Jeremy Moss. Come hear what is happening in Lansing!

OCDP DEI Committee: February Meeting

Thursday, February 23rd (6:30pm – 8pm)

Special Guests include: Senator Jeremy Moss – President Pro Tem Of The Michigan Senate, representing the 7th State Senate District; Antisemitism – Amy Mindell & Carolyn Lowe, West Bloomfield Social Justice Committee; Professor Valerie Alexander (She/Her), the Muma College of Business, University of South Florida, “Bias, Brain Science & Stereotypes” 

Royal Oak Area Democratic Club (ROADC): March Meeting

Saturday, March 4th (10am – 12pm)

Our guest speaker will be Kimber Bishop-Yanke of Kids Empowered. This organization provides workshops for children and parents to manage emotions and deal with bullying.

OCDP Topgolf Fundraiser

Saturday, March 12th (2pm – 5pm)

Swing into 2023 with Oakland County Elected Officials at the OCDP’s 3rd Annual Topgolf Fundraiser! Tickets will be sold through March 6th, 2023.

Women at Work: Women’s History Month CelebrationSaturday, March 18th (11am – 1pm)Join us to honor Women’s History Month and celebrate the hard-working women of Oakland County, past, present, and future. Engage in conversation with special guests and meet women of all ages from Oakland County. Hosted by the OCDP’s Women’s Rights, Young Dems, and Membership Committees.

SUBMIT EVENTS

BLACK HISTORY MONTH EVENTS

Black History Month Walk-Through: Southfield Municipal Campus

February 1st – 28th

Walk through Black History front lawn display and Black History activity bags & t-shirts

Pontiac Library: Black History Month Celebration

Saturday, February 18th (1pm – 5pm)

Pontiac Public Library 60 East Pike Street Pontiac, MI 48342 // Our library celebrates Black History Month with African American authors who will present their books, speakers, vendors, and more.

Biography Book Group: Queen Bess / Daredevil Aviator by Doris L. Rich

Wednesday, February 22nd (6pm – 7:30pm)

On the Shoulders of Giants: Celebrating Black History Month

Saturday, February 25th (10am – 4pm)

Join us for an in-person, all ages celebration honoring the legacy of entrepreneurship in the Black community. On the Shoulders of Giants will highlight some of the businesses and history makers that continue to make Detroit great. Shop our curated marketplace of locally owned businesses, take guided mini-tours of Detroit 67: Perspectiveslearn about exceptional Detroit entrepreneurs in The Hustle: Fixers & Helpers and Caregivers and join in a drop-in Paradise Valley-themed kids craft during this all-day event. Admission is FREE with registration!

2023-2024 COMMITTEE SIGN-UPS

According to the Oakland County Democratic Party Bylaws, we have several standing committees. If you are interested in getting involved with any of our committees, please sign up here!

Communications | Works to establish strategies and tactics for communicating via social media and with local newspapers.

Political Organizing | Conducts and supports all candidate and organizing activities of OCDP through Precinct Delegate recruitment and allocation, voter registration and outreach, as well as candidate recruitment and screening. 

Rules & Bylaws | Serves as an advisory committee on matters pertaining to the rules and bylaws of the OCDP.  

Finance | Conducts fundraising activities and periodic reviews of how the budget is operating. 

Fundraising 

Resolutions | Receives and reviews proposed resolutions for study and recommendation. 

Membership | Recruits and retains OCDP members.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion | Ensures the OCDP represents and supports the broadest possible participation without discrimination on the grounds of actual or perceived bias through training programs, supporting activist groups, and identifying ways for the OCDP can improve its representation.

Community Support | Supports all charitable and service activities of the OCDP by areas of need and community service activities that OCDP could promote, donate to, or participate in.

Education Subcommittee | The mission of the OCDP Education Subcommittee is to advocate for an education system where ALL students feel safe, welcomed and supported in meeting high academic expectations. We will do this by recruiting prospective school board and trustee candidates, partnering with other education stakeholders and providing resources and training opportunities. 

Young Dems | Works to expand participation and involvement of young people in the Democratic Party and the electoral process. 

Women’s Rights | Ensures the OCDP represents and supports the broadest possible participation without discrimination on the grounds of actual or perceived bias through training programs, supporting women’s rights groups, and identifying ways the OCDP can improve its representation. 

LGBTQIA+ Rights | Ensures the OCDP represents and supports the broadest possible participation without discrimination on the grounds of actual or perceived bias through training programs, supporting LGBTQIA+ groups, and identifying ways the OCDP can improve its representation. 

African American | Ensures that more African American candidates are part of the political process in Oakland County, and work towards greater participation from African Americans in the OCDP through training, supporting African American Rights groups, and identifying ways the OCDP can improve its representation.

We hope you are well! Please reach out with any questions or concerns. Stay safe and healthy!

Nancy Quarles

Chair, OCDP

Claudia Luckenbach-Boman

Director of Operations, OCDP

Oakland County Democratic Party
555 Horace Brown Drive, Suite 202
Madison Heights, MI 48071
United States


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The great people who make up the Oakland County Democratic Party are the champions of working families in every city and township throughout our county. Please join us with your activism, your membership, your votes, and your voice as we stand shoulder to shoulder with all of our State and Local Democratic Leaders, Governor Gretchen Whitmer, Senator Debbie Stabenow, Senator Gary Peters, Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence, Congresswoman Haley Stevens, Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin, and Congressman Andy Levin.

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