All posts tagged: Awards

Submit Your Nominations for the San Diego County Democratic Party 2016 Awards

Nominations are open now for the San Diego County Democratic Party 2016 Awards! Click here to submit your nominations. Categories include: Making a Difference Award: This award is presented to a Democrat who has made a positive and lasting difference in San Diego County politics through his or her leadership, time, energy and talents. Club VP Mike Johnson was last year’s recipient of this award. Leadership Award: This award is presented to a Democrat who has demonstrated sustained and significant leadership within the Democratic Party at the local, state, or national level. Volunteer of the Year Award: This award is presented to a Democrat who demonstrates outstanding volunteerism within the party through volunteer efforts in support of SDCDP. The award recognizes the need to acknowledge volunteers who consistently and selflessly give their time and energy to further Democratic values. Legislator of the Year Award: This award is presented to a current or recent Democratic officeholder in San Diego County who has excelled as an elected leader and in serving his or her community. Submit your nominations today at

Apr 5, Sat – Roosevelt Dinner – “Rendezvous in Blue”

“Rendezvous in Blue” the San Diego County Democratic Party’s annual gala and awards dinner. Come along and celebrate the club being selected as San Diego County Democratic Club of the Year! Point Loma Dems already have four tables. It’s a fund-raiser for the San Diego Democratic Party and still not too late to book. The dinner will be held in the beautiful Sapphire Terrace and Ballroom at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront. Last year’s event sold out, so be sure to contact us now. The awards presented will include: Legislator of the Year to Todd Gloria, San Diego Interim Mayor and Council President; Volunteer of the Year to Kami Olsson, Countywide Grassroots Organizing Team Director; Leadership Award to Linda Simonds, a longtime voter registration coordinator; Making a Difference Award to Josie Hamada, who has organized Democratic campaign offices over multiple election cycles; and club of the year to you know who. Speakers will include Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones, incoming Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins, San Diego City Council President Todd Gloria, Councilmember David Alvarez, and many other leaders, candidates, …