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Biden Victory Fund Calendar: Sept 2020

Below are events happening in September and early October to support the election of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. The DVC is NOT the organizer for these events; we a listing them for the convenience of our volunteers. Sunday, September 13 Joe-ga!with Yoga Instructor Erin Jacques,Jane Sibbett, & Jessica Hechthttps://secure.joebiden.com/a/0913-joe-ga?attr=103175910Contact: Alia Schechter at AbroadFinanceRSVP@joebiden.com Monday, September […]

Why we love Rep. Katie Porter

The DVC is thrilled to have Congresswoman Katie Porter (CA-45) headlining our July 15 virtual fundraiser, alongside Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian. See the event page here for more details. Representative Katie Porter has taken Congress by storm since she became the first Democrat ever elected to represent California’s 45th Congressional District. Her smart, […]

Become an at-home phonebanker

On March 24 we hosted our first ever online phonebank training webinar, with more than 50 participants joining us. If you missed it, we’ll have more live events in the future; you can also access a recording of our webinar here (just provide your name and email to access it). We’re also providing the webinar slides here for easy […]

How to Volunteer from Home

During the COVID-19 pandemic, it is the responsibility of all of us to protect vulnerable populations and make sure our hospitals, doctors, and nurses are not overwhelmed. Here are some ways you can volunteer while helping your community stay safe: Phonebank from home The DVC is going virtual! We will teach you to phonebank from […]

OFFICE CLOSED: New office to open later

Out of respect for the health and safety of our volunteers and visitors during the COVID-19 outbreak, we are cancelling all currently scheduled events at the DVC Headquarters effective immediately. Our current location was a temporary office, so we are effectively shutting down our Winter/Spring office a few weeks early. We still plan to open a larger […]

Campaign Forums: Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders

The DVC hosted back-to-back campaign forums this week. Marcus Ismael, the Norcal field organizer for Elizabeth Warren’s campaign spoke on Thursday; Jane Kim, the California state political director for Bernie Sanders spoke on Friday. Coming up next week: Hira Kayani for the Andrew Yang campaign; and Robin Sternberg and Bettina Cohen for Amy Klobuchar. Reservations […]

DVC Campaign Forums: Joe Biden & Pete Buttigieg

The DVC is hosting representatives from major Democratic presidential campaigns all this month at our headquarters in Los Altos. So far, we’ve hosted Lucia Nunez, Nevada deputy organizing director for Joe Biden, and Gail Slocum, former mayor of Menlo Park, on behalf of Pete Buttigieg. These free forums provide a chance for DVC supporters to […]

Meet representatives of leading Presidential candidates at the DVC

The Democratic Volunteer Center is pleased to announce that we will host representatives from several leading Democratic Presidential candidates at a series of campaign forums over the next two weeks. We have staff and volunteers from the following candidates scheduled: Joe Biden: Nevada Deputy Organizing Director Lucia Nunez on January 19 Pete Buttigieg: Volunteer and […]

Our 2020 Winter/Spring headquarters is open for business!

Many thanks to the hundreds of people who RSVP’d and attended the grand opening of our temporary headquarters. Representative Anna Eshoo (CA-18) gave a stirring call to action, and emphasized how important the activism of 2018 had been in bringing a Democratic majority to the House, and with is, accountability to the government. We plan […]

Our inaugural Straw Poll results

Last night at our Debate Watch Party, we debuted the DVC Straw Poll so everyone in attendance could show their support for their favorite candidates. And the results are in! Klobuchar: 20 Warren: 19 Buttigieg: 15 Harris: 8 Biden: 6 Sanders: 4 Booker: 4 Castro: 1 Bullock: 1 Steyer: 1 Many thanks to everyone who […]