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Don’t Wait – Make a Difference in Your Community TODAY!

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Active Democrats want to make their neighborhoods, their communities – their world – a better place. Luckily, there are plenty of ways to get involved and be the change YOU want to see.

Know your District and Your Representatives
You can be a more effective advocate for your community when you know your district and your local representatives. Find them at the Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters, here.
Board and Commissions
Be a leader in your community by joining a board or commission. Check for vacancies here.
Work for a cause you believe in. Join hands with others in advocating on behalf of important issues that affect us all.

South Bay Labor Council

Planned Parenthood

BAYMEC (LGBT community)

CA DISCLOSE (campaign finance reform)

San Jose Parks Foundation

Committee for Green Foothills

Open Space Authority

Ready to throw your hat into the ring? These organizations provide training for candidates:
Leadership Training

Be the most effective advocate you can be. Hone your leadership skills with training programs from these organizations:


Working Partnerships USA


New Leaders Council Silicon Valley


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