Dems for Equality eNews

Tuesday, January 21, 2014   


Important Notice:

Club Meeting is this
Saturday Morning, January 25, 9 a.m.


In order to avoid conflict with the Roe v. Wade Dinner, the January club meeting has been moved to Saturday morning, January 25 at 9:00 a.m. at the Joyce Beers Uptown Community Center. We will be conducting a candidate forum and considering an endorsement in the San Diego City Council District 6 race. Your attendance is important to ensure we have a quorum.Coffee and juice will be provided.  Members are encouraged to bring breakfast snacks (fruit, pastries, etc.) to share. For those who are available, we will joining Assembly Majority Leader Toni Atkins in a precinct walk for David Alvarez at 10:00 a.m., immediately following the meeting.



  Club members joined Assembly Majority Leader Toni Atkins

last Saturday morning for a precinct walk in North Park and Hillcrest.


Help David Win!


Mail ballots were sent week to San Diego voters to elect the city's next mayor. A new poll released yesterday shows Democrat David Alvarez in a virtual tie with special-interest-backed Republican opponent -- meaning what you and I do now will determine the outcome on February 11.

Join Assembly Majority Leader Toni Atkins for a
Walk in the Neighborhood
Saturday, January 25
Meet at 10:00 a.m.
(immediately after the club meeting)
Balboa Park - near Morley Field
Launch from 2200 Upas Street at Mississippi Street
RVSP essential for preparing
sufficient number of precinct packets
RSVP to Chris Ward at

The campaign's Kearny Mesa headquarters is at 8316 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., Suite 212, San Diego, 92111 (in the same office complex as the County Democratic Party Headquarters). Precinct walks are scheduled every Saturday at 9:30 a.m. or Sunday at 12:30 p.m.  The campaign also organizes phonebanks every night from 3 to 8 p.m. Click here
to sign up to volunteer or call at 619-420-1330.  


If you'd prefer to make calls from home anywhere in the county, go to for info on how to get started.


Click here to donate to the campaign. Any amount would really help.  




Call for Nominations 

Club Elections to be held in February  

The club will be electing new officers at our February 27 meeting.  The elected officers are President, Vice President for Political Action, Vice President for Resource Development, Secretary and Treasurer.  If you are interested in any of these positions, please contact Stephen Whitburn, Nominations Committee Chair at or 619-543-0333.



Save the Date 

LGBT Fund-Raising Reception 

in support of David Alvarez for Mayor 

6:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Noel-Baza Fine Art Gallery, 2165 India Street, Little Italy 



Dr. Ashish T. Agrawal & Bryan H. Wildenthal 
Assembly Majority Leader Toni Atkins 
Laurie Black 
Eric Isaacson & Susan Weaver 
Chris Kehoe & Julie Warren
John McConnell & James Kinney 
Don Mullen & John Logan 
Dr. Bob Pedrick & Josť Guzman 
Craig Roberts 
Stephanie J. Swift


Thank you for your continuing support of San Diego Democrats for Equality.

Doug Case Signature
Doug Case, President 
San Diego Democrats for Equality 
Defending LGBT Equality since 1975