“Nothing in life is better than fighting for a cause larger than yourself….” Senator John McCain
We have ten Democrats running for the first time in Shelby County who could use your help. There are several September meetings for you to get involved and meet candidates.
Dinner with Democrats – Tuesday September 11, 6:30pm Margarita Grill on Hwy 119 Pelham. No agenda just a chance to have a beverage or dinner with fellow Democrats.
Judge Bob Vance, Meet and Greet – Thursday September 13th, 5pm to 7pm – 101 Riverchase Pkwy East (Valleydale Rd and Riverchase Pkwy) – Come meet our next Alabama Supreme Court Justice.
Monthly Meeting with Walt Maddox Speaking- Thursday September 20th 6:30pm at the North Shelby County Library – You’ll want to hear and meet the next Governor of Alabama. Note this meeting is not in our usual location because we expect a big crowd.
Blues and BBQ Fundraiser – Sunday September 23 from 1 to 6pm. All you can eat and drink and the famous Gip’s Place Blues Band for only $60. Location – Greystone 7078 North Highfield Dr. 35242 Call Carole Marks to RSVP 914-0100 .
Local Democrats are on the move getting ready to win some elections in November. Please try to participate in at least one of these Shelby County activities.
– Dinner with Democrats – August 7 6:30pm Tuesday at the Margarita Grill Hwy 119 in Pelham. Come have a beverage and chat with fellow Democrats.
– Monthly Meeting – August 16 Thursday 6:30pm at the Pelham License Office 1123 County Services Dr off I65 exit 242. Come hear an incredible speaker Will Boyd running for Lt. Governor. And meet several other Democrats running to flip the state legislature.
–Hwy 280 Area Democrats Meeting – August 21 Tuesday 7pm North Shelby County Library Hwy 119. This is a new group who want to get Democrats organized along the 280 corridor. They will have a speaker from GASP an environmental group fighting for clean air and water.
– Make Phone Calls From Home – If you want to help us Get Out The Vote from home we’ll set you up with a phone list.
It’s easy and we’ll give you a script to follow.
South Shelby County Carl Carter Campaign 205-876-6088
West Shelby County Suzanne Coleman 205-281-4963
-Post Card Writing – Receiving a hand written post card will encourage people to vote. If you want to do this from home contact the Jenn Gray Campaign Karen Fowler at 746-6174.
Are you frustrated with our political situation? Time to make and change and get involved.
July 14th Saturday 9am – Canvassing in Alabster – Call Carl Carter -205-910-1952
July Monthly Meeting – July 19th Thursday 6:30pm – Come meet some of the 10 Democrats running for office in Shelby County. And hear former Governor Don Siegleman talk about the state of the Democratic Party in Alabama. We meet at the Pelham License Office 1123 County Services Rd. Rear of the building.
Wine and Cheese Fundraiser – July 22nd Sunday 4pm to 6pm for Dr. Jenn Gray running for state House seat 45 in the Greystone area. Donation $50 per couple. Call Jess Eddington if interested. 205-240-8609
Friday May 11 7pm – Come have a beverage at the home of Laura Casey in Greystone and contribute to the campaign of Lindsey Deckard running for the Alabama State Senate (resvp 732-718-1718)
Thursday May 10 5:30pm 2056 Kirkman Way – Come help Carin kick off her campaign for the Alabama State Legislature