Attention - Known meeting Cancelations

Rebecca Auerbach:
At our last DPCCC meeting, I announced a meeting at my house on increasing the focus on the climate crisis in local elections.
The main organizer, Marti Roach from 350 Bay Area, has decided to postpone the meeting as she and 350 need more time after the primary to get ready for next steps.
I’ll spread the word when new meeting date is set. Anyone interested can also contact Marti directly at 925-376-3853.
Dear DPCCC Members, A brief update on Democratic Party of CCC upcoming events:
  • Cancellation of March 19th Membership Meeting: The DPCCC Executive Committee has agreed to cancel our March 19th membership meeting to protect our members from the potential spread of the coronavirus.  This afternoon, March 10th, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors declared a coronavirus emergency for Contra Costa County and recommended the cancellation of community gatherings and events. We are using the CDC and CCC Health Department’s “community events” and “community social distancing” guidelines.  Please stay informed by visiting the CCC Health Department’s website on the coronavirus.
  • Blue Road to Victory Community Dinner, May 9th:  The Fundraising Committee is recommending that we postpone the event to a later date.  They will be providing an update next week.
  • Vote Blue 2020: Our headquarters opened March 1st with 70 people in attendance and rousing speeches from Congressmen Mark DeSaulnier and Jerry McNerney, CADEM Party Chair Rusty Hicks, CCC District Attorney Diana Becton, Walnut Creek Mayor Pro Tem Kevin Wilk and CCC Supervisor Diane Burgis.
Voter outreach started March 3rd with Congressman Swalwell and Assembly Member Bauer-Kahan.  Check out our website for more events at our HQ at 1271 So California Blvd in Walnut Creek; all Democrats are welcomed and needed!!   We are also exploring satellite offices in West and East County.  Please check the DPCCC website to sign up to volunteer.
  • CADEM E-Board Meeting, March 20-22, 2020 in Visalia is officially cancelled. CADEM E-Board members:  Please check your email. Important information on the voting process for CA DNC members is included in the email.
We welcome all the candidates who ran for Democratic Central Committee (DCC) to join us for our Vote Blue 2020 Campaign! Congratulations to the following DCC members: (Unofficial results as of 3.6.20)   
  • District 1:  María Alegría, Genoveva Calloway, Mister Phillips, Gabe Quinto and Cesar Zepeda
  • District 2: Sarah Butler, Diddo Clark, Susan Hildreth, Brodie Hilp, Katie Ricklefs and Renee Zeimer
  • District 3: Thuy Daojensen, Nichole Gardner, Tony Tiscareno and Debra Vinson
  • District 4: Rebecca Yamada Auerbach, Edi Birsan, Chuck Carpenter, Sue Hamill and Melanie Seton Smith
  • District 5:  Anamarie Avila Farias, Nadine Peyrucain, Courtney Masella-O’Brien and John Stevens
Please be sure to visit our website for DPCCC updates on upcoming events.

María Alegría


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Democratic Party of
Contra Costa County

Next Meeting CANCELLED

  • General Membership Meeting
    March. 19th, 7pm
    IBEW LOCAL 302, 1875 Arnold Dr, Martinez, CA

7-9 pm, 3rd Thursday of every month
IBEW LOCAL 302, 1875 Arnold Dr, Martinez, CA

Next Meeting:  April 16, 2020 Meeting

We are currently looking for qualified students to intern in our Washington, DC office for the upcoming spring semester. This is a great opportunity to obtain firsthand experience about what it is like to work on Capitol Hill and to better understand how the federal government works.

An ideal candidate is a Contra Costa student who is able to work full-time Monday through Friday. A stipend is available. This opportunity does not include housing assistance. Our office is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

If you or someone you know may be interested in interning in our office, applications should be submitted online at

For more information please contact our Washington, DC office at 202-225-2095. We hope to see you in Washington soon!

Mark DeSaulnier
Member of Congress

Impressive Northern California Grassroots Calendar


7-9 pm, December 9, 2019
Round Table Pizza, 504 Center Avenue, Martinez, CA

Hi Everyone:

The November & December meetings the Committee will be reviewing the current budget through October 2019; and, discussing and voting for changes to a third preliminary budget for presentation to the DPCCC E-Board in early January and the entire DPCCC membership at the January 2020 meeting. Additionally, if there is time, we will continue training for interested individuals in discussing California General Purpose Committees, like the DPCCC and the Democratic Clubs.


  • Welcome
  • Introductions>
  • Discussion of the 2020 Budget Revisions
  • Comments

All are welcome to attend and become members of the Committee as you wish.  This Committee will welcome all DPCCC Members, Alternates and Associates to attend and become members and will not discriminate in any manner with regard to the appointment of members to the Committee.  All Committee meetings will be held in the evening to accommodate working individuals.
If anyone should have any questions or comments, please e-mail me or call me at your convenience.

Many regards,
Greg Sanborn
DPCCC Controller & Elected Member, District 4

The Democratic Party of Contra Costa County is the county branch of the California Democratic Party with 48.7% of the county’s registered voters as of 2019, the Democratic Party has the highest number of registrants of any political party in the county.

DEMOCRATS IN ACTION: The Democratic Party of CCC is the voice of over 300,000 registered Democrats in Contra Costa County.  We support issues that protect the safety net for working families, children, immigrants, our seniors, LGBTQ community and those that have been disenfranchised by institutional racism and discrimination.  We speak out when we see injustice.
We are dedicated volunteers working with our allies to elect Democrats, pass effective legislation and empower our democratic clubs and community to take action. Our job as Democrats requires a multi-faceted approach. At the national, state and local level, we must Resist Trump’s Executive Orders. Locally, we must Build our Party by registering voters, support grass-roots organizing efforts, empower our Democratic Clubs, and Get Out the Vote (GOTV). We must “Build the Bench” for 2020 & 2022:  

  • Develop and train young and emerging leaders to run successfully for elected office.  
  • Support progressive democratic leadership that reflects the diversity of Contra Costa County.

 Let’s Lace Up Those Shoe’s, Make Some Noise and Organize.  We are Democrats in Action.

The Democratic National Committee is the formal governing body for the United States Democratic Party. The committee coordinates strategy to support Democratic Party candidates throughout the country for local, state, and national office.


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