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Democrats Abroad Sweden holds a rally to unite against hate in Stockholm, Sweden on Aug 26th, 2017

Democrats Abroad Sweden is the local volunteer organization for U.S. Democrats living in Sweden. Our mission is to register U.S. citizens to vote and Get Out The Vote in Federal Elections. 

We are a grassroots organization, and our members live throughout Sweden. We have great local chapters in Skåne, in Western Sweden, and in Stockholm-Uppsala.

2020 is going to be big years for Democrats, so please get involved with your local active chapter or contact us to set up your own local chapter.

Members may access country committee bylaws and meeting minutes here: https://wiki.democratsabroad.org/display/ccSweden/Democrats+Abroad+Sweden+Wiki.

To receive the access information, just send a note to [email protected].

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DA Sweden Leadership:

Cassandra Engeman
| DA Sweden Chair
Kelvin Acheampong
| DA Sweden Vice Chair
Kimberly Kane
| DA Sweden Secretary
Sheri Eklund
| DA Sweden Treasurer
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  • News

    Democrats Abroad Sweden Elects New Executive Committee at the 2021 Annual General Meeting

    Democrats Abroad Sweden is proud to announce that our members have elected a new Executive Committee which will lead us through the 2022 midterm elections. 

    At our 2021 Annual General Meeting on 24 April 2021, Democrats Abroad Sweden concluded the election of a new Executive Committee that will serve for the next two years. 

    "It's been an honor to serve as Chair for the last four years. This fantastic team of dedicated volunteer organizers went above and beyond during a difficult time to ensure that we did our part to make the United States better. Thank you to everyone who organized, donated, and most importantly voted. But we can't let up now and I am so glad to see that our members have elected a wonderful new team to lead us through the 2022 midterm elections," said Alex Lange, Former Chair of Democrats Abroad Sweden. 

    We're proud to announce that the following persons were elected:

    • Chair: Cassandra Engeman
    • Vice Chair: Kelvin Acheampong 
    • Secretary: Kimberly Kane
    • Treasurer: Sheri Eklund
    • Counsel: Rober Houser
    • Member-at-Large: Beth Landry
    • Member-at-Large: Bill Borden

    In addition to those elected at the Annual General Meeting, the local chapters have also elected new leadership this year:

    • Stockholm-Uppsala Chair: Liz Clark Wessel
    • Stockholm-Uppsala Secretary: Kelsey LeGloahec Martin
    • Western Sweden Chair: Diane Larsson
    • Western Sweden Secretary: Joel Parthemore
    • Skåne Chair: Michael Kaplan
    • Skåne Secretary: Chris Brandon
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    Important 2020 Voting Information for US Voters in Sweden

    Please read this whole message carefully, since it contains important information to help U.S. voters in Sweden vote this year.

    Do you know when you'll be getting your ballot and how to return it? The 2020 presidential election is less than 50 days away. Don't delay!

    Voting from abroad has in fact already begun. Some states have sent ballots to overseas voters already and all states will have done so by September 19. 

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    Upcoming Events

    Saturday, August 21, 2021 at 08:00 AM through August 22, 2021 Time · 109 rsvps

    August 2021 Global Meeting

    Democrats Abroad will hold our follow-up August 2021 Global Meeting entirely online.
    The meeting will be held across the weekend of August 21-22.

    Day 1 - August 21

    Time - EDT Time - CET Time - HKT Time - UTC
    Check-in 08:00 AM 14:00 PM 20:00 PM 12:00 PM
    Meeting start 08:30 AM 14:30 PM 20:30 PM 12:30 PM

     

    Day 2 - August 22

    Time - EDT Time - CET Time - HKT Time - UTC
    Check-in 08:00 AM 14:00 PM 20:00 PM 12:00 PM
    Meeting start 08:30 AM 14:30 PM 20:30 PM 12:30 PM

    Democrats Abroad Global Meetings are possible thanks to participant donations. You will be redirected to the donation page after you RSVP.

    ** If you are not logged into your Nation Builder account, please make sure you enter your NationBuilder email for the RSVP.

    Links to the meetings will be emailed to all RSVPs during the week of August 9th. The tentative agenda is here

    Click Here to donate in support of the Global Meeting and DA's GOTV activities.

    Click Here to donate to the Travel Fund for the 2022 Global Meeting.