are below; CDWC-sponsored (and co-sponsored) programs are listed here.
May 30 - Wind Turbines:
Energy Informational Meeting
June 1 - Fundraiser:
State Rep. Nickie Antonio
June 2 - Fundraiser: Sen. Ron Wyden in Cleveland
with Sherrod Brown
June 3 - Pride in the CLE: March with CDWC
June 5 - Fundraiser: Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur
June 6 - Right to Work Meeting in Parma
June 14 - Fundraiser: Connie Pillich for Governor
June 14 - Forum:
Transportation in Northeast Ohio - Where's the Equity?
- Ohio Young Black Democrats 2017 Convention July 1 - RISE UP
5K Run/Walk in Cleveland
July 13 - Lady Parts Justice League's
"Vagical Mystery Tour" comes to Cleveland
The Rocky River Democratic Club
to feature an
Energy & Environment Update:
Wind Turbines on Lake Erie
Rocky River Beautification
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Don Umerley Civic Center
21016 Hilliard Blvd, Rocky River OH 44116
- David Karpinski, VP
of LEEDCO, Lake Erie Energy Development Corporation, who will discuss plans for initial turbine project 8-10 miles off Cleveland’s shore that will produce enough power
for about 7,000 homes, and economic development and job creation associated with the first freshwater turbine farm in North
- Rich Snyder, Rocky River Forester
and Arborist, who will discuss the city planting plan, tree maintenance, tree lawns,
and the impact of deer
And you will have the opportunity to meet representatives from the Sierra Club and Alliance for the Great Lakes
Rocky River Democratic Club
You are invited
Annual Birthday PICK-NICK
in support of
State Representative & Minority Whip
Nickie J. Antonio
Thursday, June 1, 2017
Deagan's Kitchen & Bar
14810 Detroit Avenue Lakewood, OH 44107
*Private Reception 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Host $2,500 -- Sponsor $1,000 -- Supporter $500
6:00 - 7:30 pm
Friend $250 --
Individual $100 -- Senior/Student $50
Please make checks payable to: Friends
of Nickie J. Antonio, 1305 Belle Ave. Lakewood, OH 44107. No corporate checks please
state income tax laws may allow you to claim a political contribution as a tax credit: $50 per individual or $100 per
Friends of Nickie J. Antonio, Rosemarie Feighen DeJohn, Treasurer
1305 Belle Ave., Lakewood, OH 44107
as we participate in
in the CLE
March and Festival
Saturday, June 3, 2017
Noon - 6:00 pm
The LGBT Community Center of
Greater Cleveland presents the Second Annual Pride in the CLE™- a festival and community-run event. Pride in the CLE™
will engage, inspire, and empower event participants through visibility and celebratory activities that highlight the diverse
LGBTQ+ community of Greater Cleveland.
After the success of 2016’s inaugural Pride in the CLE event, local LGBTQ+ community
members, organizations, and leaders are proudthat the event is returning in 2017. The march and festival will take place on
Saturday, June 3rd as part of a week of celebration that begins on Monday, May 29th and ends on Sunday, June 4th.
Fundraiser: Senator Ron Wyden + Senator Sherrod
Brown + YOU
stakes are high in the next election, so Oregon Senator Ron Wyden is coming to town to support Sherrod Brown!
Friday, June 2, 2017
- 6:00 pm
Market Garden Brewery
1947 W 25th Street, Cleveland, OH 44113
Suggested contributions range from $100 to $500.
You are cordially invited to a reception
in support of
Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur
Monday, June 5, 2017
5:00 – 7:00 pm
Music Box Supper Club
Main Ave. Cleveland, Ohio 44113
PAC Host- $5,000
Checks can be made payable to: Kaptur for Congress, P.O. Box 899 Toledo, Ohio 43697
Contributions are not deductible
for income tax purposes. Corporate contributions are not acceptable. PAC contributions are limited to $10,000 per election
cycle, $5,000 for Primary and $5,000 for General. Individual contributions are limited to $5,400 per election cycle, $2,700
for the Primary and $2,700 for the General. Federal candidates are prohibited from accepting contributions from corporations
and foreign nationals. Persons are prohibited from making contributions in the name of another person.
Kaptur for Congress
"Right to Work" is Wrong for Ohio
We Are Ohio
Invites you to attend an
Member and Partners Meeting
Join us to learn about the threat of “Right to Work” in our community. RTW
is a dangerous attack on working and middle-class families. These policies lower wages, slash benefits, make workers less
safe on the job, and devastate communities. Learn more about this anti-worker agenda and what you can do to take action and protect your community.
Tuesday, June 6. 2017
Pizza & soda: 5:30 - 6:00 pm
Program: 6:00 - 7:00 pm
5615 Chevrolet Blvd, Parma OH 44130
We Are Ohio, Michael Weinman,
Treasurer, 545 E. Town Street, Columbus, OH 43215
Chris Lawrence & Rosemarie Novinc
a reception in support of
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
- 8:00 pm
The home of Chris Lawrence
8299 Quail Point Lane, Mentor, OH 44060
Host - $250 / Guest - $75
Write contributions to: "Friends of Connie Pillich"
gives a dollar-for-dollar tax credit for contributions to state office campaigns, up to $50 ($100 if filing
jointly) per year. Apply this credit to your Ohio tax returns. Contributions are not federally tax deductible. Contribution
limits are $12,707.79 per individual age 7 and older. No corporate contributions are accepted.
Friends of Connie Pillich
Transportation in Northeast Ohio: Where's the Equity?
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
7:00 - 8:30 pm
Urban Community School
4909 Lorain Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44102
Ginger Christ, , reporter, Plain Dealer, will moderate.
- Derek Bauman, vice chairman, All Aboard Ohio
- Grace Gallucci, executive director, NOACA (Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency)
- Hunter Morrison, senior fellow, Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs
- Akshai Singh, member, Clevelanders for Public Transit
open to the public, but registration is recommended - click here.
This forum is also co-sponsored by the Urban Community School.
public policy forums are co-sponsored by the Plain Dealer/cleveland.com, Case Western Reserve University Siegal
Lifelong Learning Program, the League of Women Voters of Greater Cleveland, and the library systems of Cleveland
Heights-University Heights, Lakewood, and Cuyahoga County. Corporate sponsor is First Interstate Properties,
Ohio Young Black Democrats Convention
Saturday, June 24, 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
340 Fulton St., Columbus, OH
Please join the Ohio Young Black Democrats and its regional chapters at the 2017 OYBD Statewide Convention.
In addition to trainings, break-out
sessions, and speeches from Ohio Democratic Party leaders, we will hold *elections for the following officer positions at
the Convention: President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer
*Democrats from across Ohio, including those that are not a member
of a chartered OYBD chapter, are welcome to attend the OYBD Convention. However, only chartered entities will be able to cast
votes during officer elections.
Ohio Young Black Democrats
Recent political protests spark
nationwide Rise Up 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, July 1, 2017
Registration is now
open in Cleveland.
The Rise Up 5K is a national
run located in 309 U.S. cities. On Saturday, July 1, 2017, people of all walks of life, ethnicities, religions, and sexual
orientations will RISE UP together across the nation for the world's largest running/walking event. With a collective voice
of footsteps, we will run to the cadence of liberty, freedom, and justice for ALL. Join today and help make history. RISE
UP. RUN. BE HEARD.
- Women's Rights: Planned Parenthood
Federation of America Inc. and The Center for Reproductive Rights
Change: Natural Resources Defense Council
- Immigrants' Rights: The
National Immigration Law Center
- LGBTQ Rights: The Trevor Project
- Civil Rights: The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) Foundation and The Southern Poverty
Lady Parts Justice
Hosted By Lizz Winstead (co-creator of The Daily Show)
is coming to Cleveland!
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Doors open, 7:00 pm; Show begins, 7:30 pm
Mahall's 20 Lanes
13200 Madison Ave, Lakewood OH 44107
Lady Parts Justice League is a non-profit organization made up of comedians and musicians that uses hilarious videos and live shows to
raise awareness about the horrible anti-choice legislation being passed on a daily basis, expose the politicians passing these
laws, and fight abortion stigma tooth and nail. We bring our audiences together with local abortion providers and activists
like YOU to grow a base of support for these clinics who are under siege from anti-choice extremists. This summer we are going big! The LPJL Vagical Mystery Tour is an 8-week, 16-city tour across cities in the South and Midwest that are the most heavily targeted by these
extremists. We're super excited to connect audiences with their local clinics and activate local pro-choice progressive communities.
We are so excited to be coming to Cleveland in July!
shows are not only fun, but we close them with a talk-back with local abortion providers and organizers so the audience can
learn about the anti-choice legislation happening in Ohio and learn all the ways folks can volunteer with clinics and local