Zoom Virtual Event

Education Subcommittee: School Board Candidates

Friday, July 22, 2022 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

**Calling all candidates for Oakland County Boards of Education**

OCDP's Education Subcommittee invites you to a virtual meet-and-greet on Friday, July 22nd at 6pm. Introduce yourself to your constituents and contribute to our conversation surrounding education and school safety. Candidate introductions start at 6pm. Open discussion from 7-8pm.

Candidates must sign up here https://forms.gle/tQLmwDyuHCofEm5u9

All other interested parties can follow this link https://www.mobilize.us/oaklandcountydems/event/443834/

OCDP African American Committee: 12th Congressional District Candidates

Monday, July 11, 2022 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

The Oakland County Democratic Party African American Committee is hosting the democratic candidates running in CD12 to lead an important conversation on social inequities from childhood poverty to environmental justice. Help us welcome the candidates and stay for the Q+A session! 

Contact the African American Committee Chair, Alexandria Hughes, for more information: ally2bphd@gmail.com


School Board Candidate Training

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 - 6:30pm

It’s a school board election year once again!! Caregivers, educators, community members and youth across the state are gearing up for what is for sure going to be school board elections like we’ve never seen before in Michigan.

Sign up to express interest in being a school board candidate in 2022 and to join MEJC in ensuring we have Healthy and Healing Schools across Michigan. This sign up will get you access into school board candidate trainings MEJC is working on with Great Lakes Political Academy where we will ensure you have the tools to run a campaign and also are equipped with critical information regarding the most pressing issues in our schools such as mental health resources, student safety, teacher shortages, and the constant funding and equity challenges facing our schools.

More information will be forthcoming on dates for upcoming trainings for school board candidates. For questions or more information, reach out to trina@miedjustice.org.

9th District Democratic Party

Saturday, February 12, 2022 - 11:00am

Please join Congressman Andy Levin for the February meeting of the 9th District Democratic Party featuring special guest, Emily Boyer, Director of Party affairs for the Michigan Democratic Party to talk about how redistricting will affect congressional Democratic parties. 

You must register in advance for this event. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Spring Scavenger Hunt Fundraiser for Sen. Bayer

Friday, April 30, 2021 - 7:30pm

Spring Scavenger Hunt Fundraiser to support Senator Rosemary Bayer

Facebook Event Page

Tickets HERE

It's a virtual scavenger hunt! Have fun and help the Senator Rosemary Bayer campaign finish strong in April. We're so close to hitting our fundraising goals for April and we need your help to push us over the edge. Another 30 minute fundraiser brought to you by a candidate who works hard for you and respects your time!

Virtual Trivia Night w/ OCDP!

Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 7:00pm

Virtual Trivia w/ OCDP!

Facebook Event Page

Tickets HERE

So you think you know it all? Come and test that knowledge at OCDP's VIRTUAL TRIVIA NIGHT! Teams of 5 will compete for bragging rights while raising funds for OCDP to continue supporting good Democrats in Oakland County.

If you don't have a team, we can assign you to a team. Teams are limited to 5 people. . Questions: email dana41103@gmail.com

MDP Legacy Event

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 7:00pm

MDP Legacy Event

Purchase Tickets HERE

We are excited to announce that our Annual Legacy Event will take place virtually on Thursday, May 13th at 7 PM with a keynote speech from Senator Reverend Raphael Warnock!


Click here for tickets and more information. We will provide more details as they become available. In the meantime, if you have any questions please email legacysupport@michigandems.com.


We look forward to seeing you all virtually on May 13th!

Effective Rural Messaging - MDP Training

Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 7:00pm

MDP Training - Effective Rural Messaging Featuring Rust Belt Rising

Register HERE

The Michigan Democratic Party is partnering with Rust Belt Rising to bring you a training covering effective rural messaging

Learn key principles to improve our persuasion of rural voters. Drawing on promising examples, Paul Kendrick of Rust Belt Rising will discuss strategies for making our outreach more resonate with rural voters so that we can win everywhere.

Rust Belt Rising works with Michigan Democratic candidates and activists among its network of more than four hundred leaders in six Midwest states. Rising helps Democrats be the party of working people by training campaigns to better connect with our region's voters, win seats, and deliver change.