DemsAbroad Canada in action

Welcome to the official home for
American Democrats living in Canada!

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For all media inquiries, please contact Communications or +1 877-336-2008


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Democrats Abroad Canada is the official country committee of the DPCA for U.S. Democrats living in Canada. We are a 100% volunteer self-funded organization helping American citizens vote in U.S. elections through voter registration and keeping Americans informed on key issues. DemsAbroad Canada engages with members of Congress on issues affecting Americans living abroad, and strives to make information available to our members on topics such as Canada/US tax filing requirements, Estate Planning, and Operating a Corporation in Canada as an American Abroad. We also provide many opportunities to volunteer with our Get Out the Vote efforts!

Volunteers are always needed to help get out the vote, grow our base, and reach out to find new friends. To volunteer contact your local chapter or email our Volunteer Manager, Joann Sochor.

Our chapters across Canada offer a peer-group resource for U.S. citizens looking for assistance with voting, taxes, and passports plus social gatherings. Past chapter events include Women's Marches, Tax Seminars, Fourth of July parties, Thanksgiving dinners, Election and Debate Watch parties, Movie Nights, Trivia Quizzes, voter registration events and Pints & Politics pub meet-ups.

We also post voter and event information as well as current political news on multiple social media channels. Connect with us on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter - and please share the information! Be sure to check our Events page and News page for additional updates on what we're up to.

For more information, email Erin Kotecki Vest, Canada Country Chair or call our information line toll-free at 1-877-336-2008. In Toronto/GTA, call 647-707-1275.

Democrats Abroad Canada is self-funded, utilizing all funds raised to support our national and chapter Get Out the Vote efforts to reach the est. 650,000 - 1,000,000 Americans living across Canada. We are very grateful to all of our donors for your generous support.

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Country EVENTS

September 25, 2023 - 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) Zoom in Washington, DC

DPCA Extraordinary Meeting Debriefing and DNC October Meeting

At the DPCA Extraordinary Meeting on September 9th, two new DA DNC members were elected....
September 28, 2023 - 02:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) Online Event (RSVP for Details) in New York, NY

GOP Debate Spin Room

  Come join the Youth Caucus for our GOP Debate Spin Room on September 28th...
September 29, 2023 - 09:00 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada) Zoom in Washington, DC

Monthly Friday Casual Social

Democrats Abroad Global Seniors and Disability Caucuses invite you to join us for our monthly Social...
October 05, 2023 - 05:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) Hot House Restaurant in Toronto, ON, Canada

Dinner and a Movie with DA Toronto - Kenyatta: Do...

Join DA Toronto on October 5th at the Hot House Restaurant for dinner and a...
October 07, 2023 - 09:00 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada) Zoom in Washington, DC

proDA Monthly Members Meeting

At our Progress for Progressives monthly members meeting on Saturday, October 7th, we will introduce...
October 08, 2023 - 04:00 PM Time On Zoom in Paris, France

GWC Books Abroad: Good Girls

GOOD GIRLS “This searing memoir from a recovered anorexic, which explores the warped thinking around...
October 22, 2023 - 09:00 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada) Zoom in Zoom

Oct. 22 Michigan Team Planning Meeting

Join us Sunday, October 22nd at 9:00 AM Eastern Time to discuss and create for...
October 27, 2023 - 09:00 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada) Zoom in Washington, DC

Monthly Friday Casual Social

Democrats Abroad Global Seniors and Disability Caucuses invite you to join us for our monthly Social...


September 22, 2023

Save Our Student Aid

The US Federal Student Aid for nearly every American studying outside of the United States is at risk. If an American chooses to broaden their horizons and get a global......
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July 31, 2023

Celebrate Emancipation Day - August 1, 2023

The Democrats Abroad Canada Black Caucus invites all DA Canada members to join us in celebrating Emancipation Day on August 1, 2023. The 1833 Slavery Abolition Act came into effect......
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March 25, 2023

2023 Canada AGM : Agenda, 2022 Minutes, Treasurer's Report

These items will be up for a vote and/or acceptance at our Annual General Meeting 26 March 2023. 2023 Meeting Agenda2022 Minutes2022 Treasurer's Report ...
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March 05, 2023

2023 Canada Chapter AGM Dates and Details

Are you looking for the details of your Chapter Annual General Meeting? Here you go! Please find a listing of all 2023 Canada AGMs below! ...
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February 23, 2023

DA Canada Candidate Statements and Voting Information

Thank you to all the candidates for the DA Canada 2023-2025 Board! Please see the election updates and candidate statements below. The following positions received a single nomination and will......
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January 25, 2023

Democrats Abroad Canada - Call for Board of Director Nominations

Join the DA Canada Board and help us win in 2024! Deadline for nominations: 11:59 PT, February 9, 2023 Nomination Process: You can self-nominate or nominate someone else, with their permission. Nomination......
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November 03, 2022

The Time Has Come

Click on the image below to be taken to the full newsletter! ...
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October 30, 2022

Watch the Election Returns in a Virtual Room!

Watch the Election Returns in a Virtual Room with other Democrats Abroad Members, Family and Friends!...
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Erin Kotecki Vest

Canada Chair | DPCA Voting Representative
Steve Nardi

Intl Vice Chair / DNC Member / DPCA Voting Rep
Julia Buchanan

Canada Vice Chair | DPCA Voting Representative
Susan Alksnis

Canada Secretary | DPCA Voting Member | Progressive Caucus
Joann Sochor

Canada Volunteer Manager | DPCA Voting Representative
Susan Brennan

Canada Treasurer | DPCA Voting Rep | Past Chair, Vancouver Chapter
Jessica David

Canada IT Manager | DPCA Voting Representative
Ken Sherman

DNC Member Americas Region | DPCA Voting Rep