May Membership Meeting

May Membership Meeting

 

May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month! Celebrate with the AAPI Democratic Club San Diego at out May membership meeting! Food and drinks will be provided.

At this meeting, we will appoint 2 new executive board members to handlemember communications and media work. If you or someone you know is interested, please email us at aapidemclub@gmail.com

Also, with Election Day a little less than 3 weeks out, we will hold sign-up shifts for Get Out the Vote. Please consider signing up for at least one shift to get our endorsed candidates elected.

Please note this meeting will be at the San Diego Democratic Party Headquarters. Food and drinks will be provided.

AAPI Democratic Club May Membership Meeting
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
8340 Clairemont Mesa Blvd #105, San Diego, CA 92111

6:00pm – Pledge of Allegiance and Approval of Minutes
6:15pm – Candidate and Elected Official Remarks
6:30pm – E-Board Appointment – Communications
6:40pm – E-Board Appointment – Media
6:50pm – GOTV Sign-Up
7:00pm – Announcements & Adjourn

Walk to Win with the AAPI Dems

 

Mail ballots drop in a few weeks and some of our endorsed candidates need help now. Please consider volunteering a few hours of your time to help us knock on doors to help our candidates win in 2016. It is important that voters know about the candidates that best represent their values. Join us to walk on the following days:

AAPI Dems Walk with Chris Ward
Saturday 4/23, 10:00am – 1:00pm
Chris Ward for City Council Campaign Office
4535 30th St, #107, San Diego, CA 92116

AAPI Dems Walk with Justin DeCesare
Sunday 4/24, 11:00am – 2:00pm
Linda Vista Community Park
7064 Levant St., San Diego, 92111

AAPI Dems Walk with Barbara Bry
Saturday, 4/30, 9:45am – 1:00pm
Barbara Bry for City Council Campaign Office
3202 Governor Drive, Ste 205, San Diego, CA 92122

Sign up to volunteer at one or all of these days. Click this link to sign up now and join us!

For questions, please email us at aapidemclub@gmail.com. Thanks!

Our Endorsed Candidates

The AAPI Democratic Club San Diego is proud to announce our endorsements in the following races:

San Diego City Attorney: Gil Cabrera for City Attorney
San Diego City Council District 1: Barbara Bry for City Council
San Diego City Council District 3: Chris Ward for City Council
San Diego City Council District 7: Justin DeCesare for San Diego City Council 2016
Chula Vista City Council District 3: Steve Padilla for Chula Vista City Council
Chula Vista City Council District 4: Eduardo Reyes for Chula Vista City Council District 4
CA Assembly District 78: Todd Gloria
CA Senate District 39: Toni G. Atkins

U.S. Congress (CA-52): Representative Scott Peters

Our members also voted to find the following candidates acceptable in San Diego City Council District 9:

Ricardo Flores for City Council
Georgette Gómez for City Council
Sarah Saez for City Council

March Endorsement Meeting

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The time has come for us to endorse in the 2016 Election cycle! Please join us next Wednesday, March 16 to endorse candidates that best represent the values and vision of the AAPI community in San Diego.

It is important that we endorse in the following TEN races: San Diego City Council Districts 1, 3, 5, 7, and 9; San Diego City Attorney; Chula Vista City Council Districts 3 and 4; CA Assembly District 78; and CA Senate District 39.

Meeting will be hosted in a NEW location to accommodate increased turnout for this meeting. Our meeting will be on Wednesday, March 16 at 6pm at SEIU Local 221 (4004 Kearny Mesa Road, San Diego, CA 92111).

According to club bylaws, the quorum necessary for endorsements is 25% of the members in good standing.

To be eligible to vote for endorsements, a member must be in good standing and have attended at least one prior meeting.

Voting will be by voice vote or if motioned and seconded, by secret ballot. To receive a Club endorsement, a candidate must receive the vote of 60% of the eligible voting Club members present.

If you have any questions, or if you are unsure if you are eligible to vote at this meeting, please email us at aapidemclub@gmail.com.

February Candidate Forum & Membership Meeting Notice

February Membership Meeting

Come join the AAPI Democratic Club San Diego for our February meeting! Food and drinks will be provided.

You’re not going to want to miss this jam-packed meeting, as we will hear from candidates in the races for CA Senate District 39, San Diego City Council District 1, San Diego City Council District 3, Chula Vista City Council District 3 and Chula Vista City Council District 4.

We will also notice the club about the creation of a new Executive Board position to take the lead on External Relations.

February Membership Meeting
Wednesday, February 24, 2015
8340 Clairemont Mesa Blvd #105, San Diego, CA 92111

Agenda:

1. Pledge of Allegiance and Approval of Minutes
2. Candidate and Elected Official Remarks
3. AAPI Organizing Efforts in Nevada
4. Candidate Forum: SD City Council District 3 (Anthony Bernal & Chris Ward)
5. Candidate Forum: CA Senate District 39 (Toni Atkins)
6. Candidate Forum: SD City Council District 1 (Barbara Bry)
7. Candidate Forum: CV City Council District 3 (Steve Padilla)
8. Candidate Forum: CV City Council District 4 (Rudy Ramirez & Eduardo Reyes)
9. Notice of New Executive Board Position
10. Announcements & Adjourn