Join us for our Community Appreciation Cookout!
October 8th - 2-5pm
Schrom Hills Park
6915 Hanover Parkway, Greenbelt, MD 20770
The Club will supply hot dogs, burgers, great people and games. We are asking our members to please bring a side dish.
Share this invitation with your neighbors, as this event is open to members and non-members (democrats) alike.
Labor Day Weekend is upon us. The Greenbelt Labor Day Festival (September 2nd thru the 5th) provides opportunities for the Roosevelt Club to raise our profile and to begin to organize for the 2022 General Elections in November!!
We'll see you there!
The Maryland primary election results were certified by the Maryland Board of Elections on August 15th. Congratulations and on to the general election in November!!!
The Eleanor & Franklin Roosevelt Democratic Club and the County Council District 4 Candidate Forum Planning Committee are sponsoring an in-person forum at the Greenbriar Community Building on Sunday, June 26, 2022, from 1pm -5pm. RSVP Here.
The first forum, which begins at 1pm, run by the Democratic Club, will feature Glenn Ivey and Donna Edwards, the two leading candidates for the 4th Congressional District.The second forum begins at 3pm and features candidates Michael Esteve, Ingrid Harrison, Patrice Murray (and possibly Trance Washington) running for the County's 4th District County Council seaThe event is free but does require that you register at the Roosevelt Club.com web site as seating is limited to 70 people. If you have any questions, please call (301) 345-9369.
Emmett Jordan published May 2022 Club Meeting - State Legislative Update in Home 2022-05-10 07:47:09 -0400
Join us for the annual Maryland State Legislative Session Review on Friday, May 20th at 7:30 PM, featuring our State Senator and Delegates from the 22nd legislative district, Senator Paul Pinsky, Delegates Anne Healey, Alonzo Washington, and Nicole Williams.
The meeting will be in-person at the Greenbriar Community Building located at 7600 Hanover Parkway, Greenbelt, MD 20770. Follow this link to RSVP and for Directions.
For more information feel free to call Konrad Herling at (301) 345-9369 or attend our meeting on May 20th at 7:30 PM with any questions you may have.
The Eleanor & Franklin Roosevelt Democratic Club is hosting an in-person Maryland gubernatorial forum on Sunday, April 3 at 3pm at the Greenbelt American Legion. Space is limited. You must RSVP using this link to reserve a seat.
On Friday, March 18th, 2022 at 7:30pm our Club will celebrate Women's History Month by featuring Pat Walker Locke as our speaker.
Pat Walker Locke, a native of Detroit, is the first African-American women to graduate from West Point. She is founder and president of the Seeds of Humanity Foundation that supports underrepresented communities in leadership, ethics, STEM education and development. (Photo by Aron Smith/JSU)
Thanks to our Club Secretary, James Williams, for arranging this speaker!
The Eleanor & Franklin Roosevelt Democratic Club features the challenges the issue of immigration at its meeting of Friday, December 17th, 7:30 on zoom. To secure the link, use the Club’s web page, rooseveltclub.com.
With over twenty years in immigration law, Jill Marie Bussey applies legal analysis, experience, and strategic thinking to immigration law and policy challenges.
Jill began her legal career as an immigration paralegal and has a post-graduate certificate in Legal Assistant Studies from George Washington University.
She went on to pursue her law degree, graduating cm laude with a Juris Doctor with a concentration in Business Law from the University of Baltimore School of Law. Jill has been practicing law since 2004. Jill is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.
Jill is an immigration lawyer, a passionate and tenacious advocate, and community leader who serves as the Director of Public Policy at Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service.
Additionally, the club’s new Board of Directors, elected at its November 19, 2021 meeting, will be installed by Delegate Nicole Williams. Again, to read more about the speaker and the organization’s new Board of Directors refer to rooseveltclub.com or call (301) 345-9369.
Our first in-person meeting in many months will take place on Nov 19th, 2021 @ 7:30pm at the Greenbriar Condominiums Terrace Room 7600 Hanover Parkway, Greenbelt, MD 20770 If you come in person, you must bring your vaccination card, and wear a mask at all times. Additionally, the seats will be separated a good distance from each other. You may also connect to the meeting via zoom. Click on the prompt below “Use this link to RSVP and the link will be sent to you on the day of the event.
Our topic for the meeting will be redistricting and we will be talking about efforts at the federal, state, and county levels. Our speaker will be Joanne Antoine, Executive Director - Common Cause Maryland.
She will "zoom" in for her presentation, but the club meeting will be in person. Mask are still required indoors in Prince George's County.
Use this link to RSVP
The Club will also hold board elections this month. There are several openings on the board committees. The nominations committee will present a partial slate, but nominations from the floor are welcom. You must be a current member to vote.
Membership: To join the club or renew your membership Here's the renewal link.
The Biden / Harris campaign needs your help reaching out to registered voters in Prince George's County to remind them about the deadline for requesting a mail-in ballot and to likely voters in swing states.
Here's every thing you need to know to get started:
1). To make calls into Prince George's, click here for all the resources necessary to call in: bit.ly/SouthernMDPhoneBank
2) Information on FL Calls:For FL, calls will be centered around identifying support for Joe Biden and down-ballot Municipal races in Florida! The down-ballot candidate we'll be calling for is Dan Helm, running for Supervisor of Elections in Pinellas County.To start OpenVPB Calls into FL: https://www.openvpb.com/vpb_bycode/3F1664C-378893
3) Information on NC Calls:For NC, calls will be centered around GOTV. We'll also be calling for a series of candidates, including VP Biden, Gov. Roy Cooper, Cal Cunningham for Senate, and other down-ballot candidates. To preview the NC ThruTalk Script, click here! You can also watch a short training video by clicking here. When logging into ThruTalk, we request that you add an (MD) after your name to be recognized as a Maryland Volunteer.To make ThruTalk Dialer calls into NC: https://thrutalk.io/caller/login/ncdem2020victory
If the Dialer isn't working use this link we have an Open Virtual Phonebank ready. The voters here are all likely voters for a GOTV call list.To start OpenVPB Calls into NC: https://www.openvpb.com/vpb_bycode/891094F-452752
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