Polk County Democratic Headquarters

Polk County Florida Democrats
Polk County Democrats Lakeland Office
NOW IN LAKELAND!
1549 South Combee Road, Lakeland, FL 33801

Monday 10am - 1pm
Tuesday 10am - 7pm
Wednesday  1pm - 5pm
Thursday  10am - Noon
Friday 1pm- 3pm

Or call for an appointment!

(863) 668-7199

PolkCountyDemocrats@Gmail.com

Polk County DEC Chair:
Kathie Sutherland
Chair@PolkDemocrats.net

DNC Member & Immediate Past DEC Chair:
Shawn W. Kinsey
Kinsey_819@yahoo.com

Click here to see what Polk County Democrats stand for!

Democracy is not a spectator sport!  Please donate or volunteer today.

Polk County Democratic Hispanic Caucus elects new officers

Congratulations to the new leadership of our Hispanic Caucus in Polk County!

2019 Officers of the PC-DHC
From left to right:
Jesse Peña (Secretary), Jeanette Ramires (Tresurer), Heddy Peña (Vice-President), and Cesar Ramires (President).

Don't miss your Municipal Election on April 2nd!

Municipal Eelections will take place on April 2nd in these
Polk County Municipalities:
BARTOW
DAVENPORT
FORT MEADE
FROSTPROOF
HAINES CITY
LAKE WALES

Welcome Cypress Lakes Democratic Club!

A Very Big Welcome To Our Newest Democrats Club
Enthusiastic Cypress Lakes residents formed a new Democratic club March 12 for their north Lakeland community, electing a slate of officers and board members.  About 44 residents of the over-55 community had their first meeting to plan future monthly meetings and begin to turn Polk County blue. 

Organizational Meeting of the Cypress Lakes Democratic Club

Bruce Leonard was elected president, Bob Krawczak, vice president, Melodie Vohar, secretary and Sylvia Christian, treasurer. Board members will include John Frattinger, Betsy Chandler, Mike Murray and Sharon WInston.  Mike Murray also agreed to serve as precinct captain for precinct 109.

Recent News

Greg Williams would like you to support Hate Has No home Here - Florida, 2019 Kickoff by making a donation and spreading the word.

in 2018, we raised a bit of money, gave away 100's of Hate Has No Home Here signs, and helped spread the message of  equality, diversity, and love in over 80

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2019

Florida Democratic Party Rural Tour Stops in Bartow, March 20th

By Katherine Sutherland From Polk County Democratic Party
Please join fellow Democrats for a group discussion hosted by the Florida Democratic Party next week.  Be a part of their Rural Tour stop right here in Bartow! FDP Chair Terrie Rizzo will be joining us for an  honest conversation about issues affecting our community. As we all
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Mar

2019

Update from FDP Chair Terrie Rizzo

By Terrie Rizzo, Chair From Florida Democratic Party
From the Chair's Desk: Weekly Update Friday, March 8, 2019 ‌ Good Afternoon, It's been a busy week, with the DCCA retreat and the start of the legislative session in Tallahassee. I want
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Mar

2019

Take our "Train the Trainer" Webinar Training Program

By Terrie Rizzo From Chair, Florida Democratic Party
We are excited to share that the DNC and ASDC Best Practices Institute are launching the 2019 Train the Trainer (T3) Webinar Training Program!  T3 is a free six-week, twelve-part webinar course, covering all aspects of grassroots campaigning. This program seeks to expand the skills of
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All events are listed on the events calendar

Polk County regular club and caucus meetings can be found by clicking here or
on the "FIND EVENTS" button.

See links to Municipal events in Polk County, FL

!!!NEW FEATURE!!!

Click Here for links to Municipal Events in Polk County, FL.

Please send your group's event information and updates to

Beacon@SolivitaDemocrats.org

PC Progressive Democratic Caucus elects new board

Congratulations to the new officers and directors of the
Polk County Progressive Democratic Caucus
elected on March 10, 2019 for two-year terms.

Polk County Progressive Democratic Caucus Board 2019-20

From left to right: Dorothy Schwartz, director; Janice Stapleton, treasurer;
Judy Haberek, director; José Garcia, president; Ellis Moose, vice president.
Not shown: Bill Quinlan, secretary; Dan Jones, director.

The new board and caucus members would like to thank the out-going board for all of their hard work and effort that went into organizing our caucus and making it the success it is today.
Thank you to OnDrew Hartigan, past president; Mauria Roche, past secretary;
Colter Roche, past diretor.
And a special appreciation goes to Jim Roche, who chaired our outstanding
Progressive Candidate Forum last fall.


Polk County Dems are very active! Check out our complete calendar!


How to use our Events Calendar

Polk County Democrats Celebrate New Office Location In Lakeland

Polk County Democrats celebrated the grand opening of our new office
at 1549 South Combee Road in Lakeland
on Saturday, February 2, 2019.

Polk Democrats celebrate their newheadquarters in Lakeland on February 2, 2019.

The more than 100 Democrats that jammed the facility were welcomed by DEC Chair Katherine Sutherland.

Polk Democrats welcomed more than 100 to our new office in Lakeland, FL.

FELLOW DEMOCRATS, WE NEED YOUR HELP....

PLEASE DONATE TODAY!
Your Polk County Democratic Party is working very hard to elect more Democrats. 
We have a number of projects to achieve this goal, such as our Blue Wave Cool Bus,
plus we NEED DONATIONS to cover the printing, postage and on-going office expenses.
We are not going away! We are working on 2019 Municipal Elections now! 
Time is short!  Please donate whatever you can today!

The Polk County Blue Wave Cool Bus needs your support!
TOGETHER WE ARE THE BLUE WAVE! 
CLICK HERE TO DONATE NOW:  DONATE TODAY
Or mail your donation to 1549 South Combee Road, Lakeland, FL 33801. 
We can set up a program to automatically withdraw any set amount from your checking account monthly.
Ask us how!
Of course, we'll take checks payable to The Polk County Democratic Party.
 THANK YOU!

Polk County DEC Announces Election of 2019-2020 Board Officers

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR NEW BOARD!
The Polk County DEC Reorganization Meeting & Election
of 2019-2020 Board Officers was held

Monday, December 10, 2018

CLICK HERE FOR CONTACT INFO ON ALL OF OUR COUNTY DEMOCRATIC LEADERS

CLICK HERE TO SEE A LIST OF ALL OUR PRECINCT LEADERS


(left to right) Kala Tedder, Secretary; Cesar Ramirez, Vice Chair; Kathie Sutherland, Chair;
Chris Cause, Sargeant-At-Arms; Johnnie Thomas, Treasurer;
David Jones, State Committeeman; and Karen Welzel, State Committeewoman.

Let's celebrate together!

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Our strength derives from our diversity.
Polk County Democrats believe in a strong sense of community.
    We are working to improve the lives of everyone who lives in our county, state and nation by promoting issues and candidates that provide for the common good of all people.

Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen


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