All posts tagged: Rendezvous in Blue

We’ve Been Chosen as San Diego County Democratic Club of the Year!

It’s our extremely great pleasure to announce that the Point Loma Democratic Club has been selected as San Diego County Democratic Party’s 2014 Club of the Year. As San Diego county is the second largest county in California and the fifth largest in the U.S., there are numerous clubs all over San Diego County that are active within their communities and work hard to get Democrats elected. The competition was fierce. Lake San Marcos Dems have a wonderful club within a retirement community and was our major competitor. Our club is predominantly in an area that votes Republican. We work hard for every vote we turn out. And for every new member. The award is especially nice to receive this year as the selection process was updated to allow each club president to vote, so this really is a selection by our peers – and we really appreciate it. The vote was taken on Saturday at the Council of Clubs meeting, chaired by Ruth Rollins our former club President. Derek Casady, President of the La …

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, …