DCFDW SEPETEMBER NEWS-Revised September 9, 2016

DCFDW – THE VOICE ADVOCATING FOR WASHINGTON WOMEN, CHILDREN AND FAMILIES

SAVE THE DATE
Monday, September 12, 2016 DCFDW Planning Meeting
The next DCFDW’s meeting will be held at 6:45 on Monday, September 12, 2016 in Room 104 of the Wilson Building, Room 104. Everyone is asked to make a special effort to be present to give their input. Officers and Committee Chairpersons are asked especially to be in attendance at this will be the 2016-2017 Program Planning meeting. Please RSVP:(202) 491-9245.

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CIVIC AND SOCIAL ACTION SUNDAY!!
Sunday, September 11, 2016 at Christ Our Redeemer AME Church located at 700 V Street NW (directly across from HU Hospital) from 8:00 – 9:30 am. Everyone is Invited to Come and Share.
Dr. E. Gail Anderson Holness, Pastor
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DCFDW EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE CONFERENCE CALL
The DCFDW Executive Committee is asked to participate in a conference call meeting on Sunday, September 11th at 7 pm. to review the proposed agenda for the Program Planning meeting. Please email or call me at (202) 491-9245. All suggestions or ideas are welcome before and during the conference call to assure an expeditious and productive meeting. Conference call number: (605) 475-4700; Access Code: 750586#
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FIRED UP – READY TO GO!!
I hope you have had an enjoyable summer and are ready to get to work to Get Out the Vote (GOTV) for Hillary for American the DC General Election. We will send you events and dates as we get them. Please call, text, email or use social media to urge family and friends and to vote.

ACTION ITEMS FROM ANITA BONDS, Chair DC Democratic State Committee:
1. Commit to campaign in one of the battleground states: PA, VA, NC or OH.
2. Host a Debate Party at your home, church, or with a community group. Talk about the importance of everyone voting – up and down the ticket to gain control in Congress.
3. Recruit 10 friends to car pool with you to Philly every Saturday or stay through the weekend or go to NC to stay the weekend.
4. Volunteer to do phone banking individually or in groups at the DNC any weeknight or weekend or at the Women’s Democratic Club Headquarters. Contact: (202) 863-8000.
Remember — When Women Vote – Democrats Win!!

SAVE THE DATE: Sunday, September 25, 2016
DC DEMOCRATIC WOMEN’S CLUB
MEMBERSHIP RECEPTION
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
At the Worsley’s Home
1410 Missouri Avenue, NW, Wash, DC 20011
Washington, DC 20011
For Information, contact: Linda Jefferson, Chair at (202) 285-5502
Dr. E. Gail Anderson Holness, President
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THE METROPOLITAN WOMEN DEMOCRATIC CLUB (MWDC)
INVITES YOU TO A PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE PARTY
Sunday, October 9th from 8 to 11:00 pm
at the African-American Civil War Museum
1925 Vermont Ave, NW. Washington, DC 20001
For information contact: Estell Lloyd, Chair at: Emlloyd@comcast.net
Winifred Carson Smith, Esq., President
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CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Sun, Sept 11 Civic & Social Action Sunday, Christ Our Redeemer AME Church, 8 am
Sun, Sept 11 DCFDW Executive Committee Meeting Conference Call
Mon, Sept 12 DCFDW Program Planning Meeting, 6:45 pm, Room 104 Wilson Bldg.
Mon, Sept 26 The First Presidential Debate: Moderator, NBC News anchor, Lester Holt.
Tues, Oct 4 Vice Presidential Debate: Moderator, Elaine Quijano, CBS Correspondent
Sun, Oct 9 Second Presidential Debate: Moderator, Anderson Cooper, CNN anchor
Wed, Oct 19 Third Presidential Debate: Moderator, Chris Wallace, Fox News Sunday
Get Involved, Stay Engaged, Empower Others and Enjoy the ride!!
Democratically Yours,
Hazel Bland Thomas, DCFDW President
DCDemocraticWomen@gmail.com