Events

  • Sunday, March 07, 2021 at 03:30 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) · 121 rsvps
    ONLINE EVENT - WEBEX

    Americas Leadership Workshop

    A speed networking and leadership development workshop

    Always wanted to get involved politically but not sure where to start? Democrats Abroad is a global organization with groups all around the world representing and organizing Americans. Learn how you can have an impact!

    The Asian American & Pacific Islander Caucus and the Hispanic Caucus invite you to a speed networking and leadership development workshop. 

    The workshop will:

    • Introduce you to the Democrats Abroad organization at its different levels and corresponding leaders,
    • Review the wide variety of volunteer roles available and their commitments in terms of time and responsibility,
    • Clarify and demystify how any member can run for office within Democrats Abroad.

    There will be three online sessions, each 1.5 hours, held at a time that is convenient for each region:

    Each session will showcase four different Democrats Abroad Leaders, one for each of the Global, Regional, and Country levels, and one from a country without a Country Chapter from the region, interspersed with breakout rooms where you can engage in speed networking and discussions.

    Speakers:

    • Country-Committee leader:Quyen Nguyen, Chair, DA Colombia
    • Non-Affiliated leader: Asha Subas, Chair, Global Election Committee
    • Regional leader: Roz Reymers, Non-Country Committee Coordinator, Americas Region
    • Global leader: Julia Bryan, Global DA Chair
    Please RSVP below so we can send you the Webex online meeting access information.
  • Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 08:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) · 2 rsvps
    Online via the Zoom platform in Toronto, ON, Canada

    Questions about running for office in DA Canada? Come get answers!

    DemsAbroad Canada: 

    • Is led by members residing across five time zones, who meet online
    • Board members can live anywhere from Dawson City to St. John’s, and from Tofino to Rigolet
    • Needs leadership to build on the momentum of our 2020 successes
    • Is currently accepting nominations to elect new officers for the 2021-23 term

    Are you interested in running for a seat on the DA Canada Board? Want more information about what a position requires, or what is expected of a DPCA Voting Representative?

    The Nominations & Elections Committee will be holding two Question & Answer sessions for any DA Canada member who is interested in becoming a candidate.

    Learn about two new elected positions; Volunteer Manager, and Programs & Events Manager.

    The sessions will take place via Zoom.

    Session #1: Wednesday, March 10th  8:00 PM ET / 5:00 PM PT [RSVP below for Zoom information]

    Session #2: Saturday, March 13th  2:00 PM ET / 11:00 AM PT [Click here to RSVP]

    Thank you for your interest in DA Canada and the Democratic Party!

    Best regards,
    DemsAbroad Canada Nominations & Elections Committee

    Larry Rousseau, Chair
    Heidi Burch
    Tim Ellis
    Devbani Raha
    Randi Weitzner
    Peter Tesche, Teller of Elections
    John Yee, Technical Advisor

  • Saturday, March 13, 2021 at 02:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) · 1 rsvp
    Online via the Zoom platform in Vancouver, BC, Canada

    Questions about running for office in DA Canada? Come get answers!

    DemsAbroad Canada: 

    • Is led by members residing across five time zones, who meet online
    • Board members can live anywhere from Dawson City to St. John’s, and from Tofino to Rigolet
    • Needs leadership to build on the momentum of our 2020 successes
    • Is currently accepting nominations to elect new officers for the 2021-23 term

    Are you interested in running for a seat on the DA Canada Board? Want more information about what a position requires, or what is expected of a DPCA Voting Representative?

    The Nominations & Elections Committee will be holding two Question & Answer sessions for any DA Canada member who is interested in becoming a candidate.

    Learn about two new elected positions; Volunteer Manager, and Programs & Events Manager.

    The sessions will take place via Zoom.

    Session #1: Wednesday, March 10th 8:00 PM ET / 5:00 PM PT [Click here to RSVP]

    Session #2: Saturday, March 13th  2:00 PM ET / 11:00 AM PT [RSVP below for Zoom details]

    Thank you for your interest in DA Canada and the Democratic Party!

    Best regards,
    DemsAbroad Canada Nominations & Elections Committee

    Larry Rousseau, Chair
    Heidi Burch
    Tim Ellis
    Devbani Raha
    Randi Weitzner
    Peter Tesche, Teller of Elections
    John Yee, Technical Advisor

  • Sunday, March 28, 2021 at 07:30 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) · 24 rsvps

    Dems Abroad Hamilton AGM & Board Election

    DEMOCRATS ABROAD HAMILTON - AGM

    The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Democrats Abroad Canada - Hamilton will take place on March 28, 2021, at 7:30 - 8 pm. The meeting will be held online with details to be shared with members who register to attend. It is open to members of the Hamilton chapter of Democrats Abroad Canada.

    The election of our chapter officers and board members will be completed at the AGM. Chapter members will receive online ballots by March 13 with instructions on how to complete. Ballots must be submitted by March 27 at 11:59 PM ET.

    The Nominations Committee is seeking nominations for the following offices: The Chapter Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary, Treasurer, Membership Secretary and three (3) Members-at-Large. See Call for Nominations for details.