All posts tagged: David Alvarez

Aug 26 – Annual Summer Potluck with BBQ – Support Western Service Workers Association Back-to-School Drive 2018

It’s summertime – which means this month’s ‘Meeting’ is a social affair with our Annual Summer Potluck and fundraising for the Western Service Workers Association and their Back-to-School Drive. Sunday August 26, 2018 –  4:00-6:00PM  Please invite your friends and potential members to attend and meet fellow Democrats and elected officials, in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. Please bring school supplies, hand held calculators and backpacks or a generous check for the Western Service Workers Association Back-to-School Drive. If you cannot attend but wish to make a donation send a check to the Western Service Workers Association c/o of Point Loma Democratic Club, PO Box 7802, San Diego, CA 92167. The Club will furnish hamburgers, hot dogs, and soft drinks, plus two drink tickets per person for beer and wine. Barbara Bry, San Diego City Council District 1 David Alvarez, San Diego City Council District 8 Brandon MacDonald, Western Service Workers Association Other speakers to be announced Pay online and save time on the day! Or pay at the door with cash, credit/debit card, or check (made payable to …

Aug 24 – Annual Summer BBQ – Celebrate 60 Years on the Point & Support Western Service Workers Association Back-to-School Drive

Special Guests City Council President Todd Gloria, Councilmember David Alvarez and Unified Schoolboard President Kevin Beiser Todd Gloria was elected to his second term as Councilmember representing District Three in 2012. He served as Council President in 2013 and was re-elected Council President for 2014. He served as Interim Mayor of the City of San Diego in 2013/14 and he recently helped pass a minimum wage increase in San Diego. Prior to his election in 2008, Todd served as District Director to U.S. Congresswoman Susan A. Davis and worked for the County of San Diego’s Health and Human Services Agency. Todd’s volunteer efforts to improve the community include his work as a San Diego Housing Commissioner from 2005 until his election to the City Council, and as a member of the Mid-City Prostitution Impact Panel. In 2013, Todd was one of 24 individuals chosen for the Aspen Institute’s Rodel Fellowship Program for Public Leadership, recognizing him as one of the nation’s most promising young leaders in American government. Todd was named San Diego’s Best Elected Official by the readers of CityBeat …

Feb 6 – Gavin Newsom Fundraiser for David Alvarez

Please join us for an evening reception in support of David Alvarez for Mayor With very special guest Gavin Newsom, Lieutenant Governor  Click here to RSVP now! Chair $1,000 – Host (write or raise) $500 – Friend $250 – Attend $100 – Special Rate (Democratic Party special or under 35) $50 When Thursday, February 6th, 5:30 – 7:30 PM Where The Home of Bill and Michelle Lerach 9776 La Jolla Farms Road, La Jolla CA 92037 Any questions? Email Ashley or call (858) 449-2882

Feb 4 – Julián Castro Fundraiser for David Alvarez

Please join us for a lunch reception in support of David Alvarez for Mayor With very special guest Julián Castro, Mayor of San Antonio, Texas  Click here to RSVP now! Chair $1,000 – Host (write or raise) $500 – Friend $250 – Attend $100 – Special Rate (Democratic Party special or under 35) $50 Host committee is now in formation, please email Ashley or call (858) 449-2882 if you would like to join! When Tuesday, February 4th, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM Where Fifty Seven Degrees 1735 Hancock Street, San Diego CA 92101 Paella provided by Cafe-Bar Europa Any questions? Email Ashley or call (858) 449-2882

San Diego Lifeguards Endorse David Alvarez for Mayor

San Diego’s Lifeguards, including club member Ed Harris, joined Councilmember David Alvarez today to announce their endorsement for Mayor. The lifeguards endorsed Alvarez, citing clear differences in the two candidates and times where Alvarez’s opponent, Kevin Faulconer hasn’t delivered for public safety. Ed Harris, spokesperson for the San Diego Lifeguard Association said it was Alvarez who pushed the public-private partnership with Toyota forward providing new equipment for lifeguards and saving the City over a million dollars. “Councilmember Alvarez does more than just listen, he has consistently pushed for staffing, training funds and innovative programs that support safe beaches,” Harris said. “Kevin Faulconer voted to cut Lifeguard staffing and eliminate lifeguard training. It was David who provided the leadership lifeguards needed to reinstate staffing and training.” Harris finalized, “David does what he says he will do, Kevin just talks about it.” Alvarez stated that the coastal communities and San Diego’s economy rely on safe beaches and he’s been clear and consistent in supporting lifeguards and public safety since joining the City Council. “When I joined the City Council, …

Jan 21 – Fundraiser for David Alvarez – Modern Times Brewery

Please join our Partners, Hosts, and San Diego young professionals for a fundraising event to support David Alvarez, San Diego Mayoral Candidate When Tuesday, January 21, 2014,  6:00-8:00 PM Where Modern Times Brewery 3725 Greenwood Street, San Diego 92110 Partners Laura Fink – Aaron Friberg – Jacob James – Sarah Kruer Jager Deanneka Goodwin & Ricardo Flores – Jacob McKean – Colin Parent Jamie & Jared Quient – Johanna Schiavoni – Julia Yoo & The San Diego County Young Democrats Hosts Megan Baehrens – Ryan Ginard – Amy Gunderson – Ratri Lertluksamipun – Sara Vaz Requested Contributions Partner $1000 / Host $250 (write or raise) / Guest $50 Tomorrow’s Leaders’ Sponsorship – Send 3 Young Professionals @ $125 Please RSVP to Ashley at 858-449-2882 or alvarez.events@gmail.com It is unlawful for a contributor to be reimbursed by any organization, business, or similar entity for a contribution supporting or opposing a City candidate, SDMC Section 27.2945. Political contributions are not tax deductible. City law permits only personal contributions and limits contributions to $1,000 per individual, per election. …