MINUTES – October 22, 2017

Minutes October 22, 2017

Framingham Democratic Town Committee

Heritage Senior Living  747 Water St. Framingham, MA 01701

Meeting Minutes – Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 5:30 PM

Candidates’ Forum

Call to Order: Chair Beverly Hugo called the meeting to order at 5:34 PM.

  1. Announcements:

– Jeanne Bullock recently fell and broke her arm; a get-well card is circulating, so please sign.  Clearly, we will need an interim Hospitality Chair for the next few meetings until Jeanne regains use of her arm.  – We are also seeking a Minority Outreach Chair as our current chair is no longer able to attend meetings on Sunday evenings.

– We will be electing at least one new member of the FDTC in November.

– Beverly requested a moment of silence for Devin Suau, the 6 year-old Framingham boy who died last Friday.(Read more…)

DEMOCRATIC CAMPAIGN INSTITUTE – Jan 19, 20 & 21 in Lowell

DCI JAN 19-21 at UMASS Conference Center in Lowell

The Democratic State Committee’s Campaign Services Subcommittee is bringing back the Democratic Campaign Institute (DCI). This is a 3-day program featuring political operatives from Massachusetts and also from across the nation. Attendees will received hands-on training on all elements of successful campaigning. Included topics are : capaign plan development, stategic messaging, fund raising basics.

DCI takes place January 19, 20 & 21, 2018 at the UMASS Lowell Inn & Conference Center. Registration is $75. It begins 5pm on Friday Jan 19th, concluding by 2pm on Sunday Jan 21st.

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If financial assistance is needed, click here.

Limited hotel rooms are available for $119.00 plus taxes and fees at the UMass Lowell Inn, though many participants will choose to commute. For hotel information contact DCI@massdems.org

Special Election for Worcester Middlesex senate seate – Volunteer!

Volunteer for the Worcester Middlesex special election

Sue Chalifoux Zephir, a lifelong resident of Leominster, is seeking election to the Massachusetts Senate in the Worcester Middlesex district.  This is a special election taking place on December 5th.

The Massachusetts Democratic Party is looking to put resources into this race and volunteers will be needed for GOTV efforts.

To help with this campaign visit:
http://www.suechalifouxzephir.com/volunteer.html

The campaign HQ is at 307 Whitney Street, Leominster, MA.