MonDems News – April 2019 - Mon Dems

MonDems News – April 2019

Danielle Walker and Stephanie Zucker

Morgantown PRIDE Block Party

Mon County Democrats joined in the fun at the first Morgantown Pride Block Party on April 13. Delegate Danielle Walker kicked off the event with a rousing and inspirational speech!

Mobile Food Pantry April 20 – Volunteers needed!

Work hard with friends, help people in need, and build up those biceps! Our community outreach committee needs volunteers to help at this month’s mobile food pantry for Mon County. You should be able to lift 40 to 50 pounds.

Where: Mylan Park Outdoor Pavilion, next to the Ruby Community Center, 111 Mylan Park Lane, Morgantown, WV. When: April 20, 2019 Time: 9:30 a.m. to noon

These monthly giveaways are sponsored by the Mountaineer Food Bank and Pantry Plus More. To volunteer, contact Micah Weglinski at, or just show up ready to work!

Volunteers at a recent mobile food pantry

WV Young Democrats Statewide Convention May 17 to 19

Know any young Democrats in West Virginia? The WV Young Democrats State Convention is May 17 to 19 at the Charleston Marriott Town Center. Deadline to reserve a room at the group rate is April 26. For more information, email Neil Heard at or

Young Democrats at last year’s state convention in Morgantown.

Young Democrats at last year’s state convention in Morgantown.

Spring into Action Brunch – June 8

We can’t wait for the first Mon County Democrats Spring into Action Brunch on June 8. Tickets will go on sale soon. Mark your calendar and watch your email or Mon County Democrats on Facebook for details.

Date: Saturday, June 8 Time: 10 a.m. to noon Location: Morgantown Church of the Brethren, 464 Virginia Ave., Morgantown, WV

Cost: TBA, watch your email or the MonDems Facebook page for updates.

For more information, email

T-shirts are here!

T-shirts have arrived! They’re going fast, so get yours now. American made and union printed, the cost is $20 each. Email to order yours today!

Join Us!

Our committee has several vacancies for voting members. You must be a registered Democrat and live in the voting district for the position; each district has a slot for one male and one female. Find your district on this map

Current vacancies include:

District 2 male – Evansdale, downtown Morgantown, and parts of North Hills.

District 5 male – North Hills, parts of Suncrest.

District 10 male – Rt. 119 south, I-79 south, Goshen Rd., Halleck Rd.

District 11 male and female (vacancy pending) – Westover, Booth, Arnettsville, Harmony Grove, University Town Center.

But everyone can get involved!

Whether or not you live in one of the above districts, we need you to help us build a strong Democratic Party in Mon County and West Virginia!

All registered Democrats and supporters are invited to attend meetings and participate fully in everything we do – except voting. Several non-voting members are serving as officers, coordinators, or volunteers. And you can, too.

Come to our next meeting!

Date: Monday, May 13, 2019

Where: Plumbers and Pipefitters Hall, 100 Richard Drive, Morgantown, WV (off Greenbag Road near Mountainview Elementary School).

Time: 6:30 p.m.

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