Novi United Methodist Church

Precinct Delegate Orientation & Training

Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 10:00am


Democratic Precinct Delegates of Oakland County (DPDOC) in cooperation with the Michigan Democratic Party and the Oakland County Democratic Party announces...

Precinct Delegate Orientation & Training: What you need to know about what it means to be a Precinct Delegate and how to get elected or re-elected for this office in 2020

This Orientation and Training is perfect for first-time candidates for Precinct Delegate who are considering taking this important step to help elect Democrats. It is also suitable for current or returning Precinct Delegates who would like a refresher or to check out what's new!

Topics to be covered:

  • Precinct Delegate job description
  • Review of Precinct Delegate handbook
  • Canvassing tips and techniques
  • New voter laws and voter rights
  • ONE campaign and candidate campaigns
  • Frequently asked questions
  • Sample handouts and resources
  • Brief introduction to Minivan
  • Your next steps

The one-page "Affidavit of Identity" form will be available should you decide to run or re-run in 2020. A notary will be on hand and the form will be delivered for you to the Oakland County Elections Division. There is no charge for the notary or to file.

The same 2-hour training will also be offered...

  • Monday, February 24, 6:30pm, HomeGrown Brewing Co., 28 N. Washington St., Oxford MI 48371
  • Saturday, March 14, 10:30am, Troy Public Library, 510 W. Big Beaver Rd, Troy MI 48084
  • Wednesday, March 25, 6:30pm, Madison Heights (location to be confirmed soon)
  • Additional dates and locations around the county will be added as soon as confirmed

Register by email to erichsusan@yahoo.complease indicate which date you plan to attend

Presenters will include:

  • Laurie Evans & Theresa Fougnie, Co-Chairs of the Recruitment & Training Committee
  • John & Susan Erich, DPDOC Co-Chairs

DPDOC is an all-volunteer organization dedicated to recruiting and training Precinct Delegates in Oakland County. Find us on Facebook at "Democratic Precinct Delegates of Oakland County". Ask to join this closed group for current information relevant to PD's or those planning to run for PD. Be sure to answer the 3 brief questions. For more information check out our website at or email

Novi Democratic Club Meeting

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 6:30pm

We will  have an update from Bob Parrish of Voters Not Politicians. and nominate club members for the Precinct Delegate and Young Democrat awards given at the Phil Hart dinner.  The meeting will conclude around 7:30 to allow people time to get back home to view the debate.  You will be able to pickup lawn signs & candidate literature for the upcoming election in Novi.  **** PLEASE BRING ITEMS  including nonperishable food & personal care supplies to donate to striking UAW workers ****