Democratic Club of Sunnyvale

The active, friendly Democrats of Sunnyvale, CA

What Is the Democratic Club of Sunnyvale?

The Democratic Club of Sunnyvale is an active and welcoming group that promotes progressive, Democratic values and positions. We provide a welcoming group for those in the Sunnyvale, CA, area to meet and promote Democratic causes. Join us to meet other people in this major Silicon Valley city where you can make the most use of your Democratic ideas and energy!

April Meeting: NOTE DATE CHANGE - APRIL 26th
Sunnyvale Study Issues and Bylaws Change
This month the Democratic Club of Sunnyvale will meet on April 26 NOT our usual 3rd Saturday. Please note the change in date. At this important meeting we will

- Vote on a proposed overhaul of our Club bylaws
- Receive an overview by Mayor Jim Griffith of the 2014 Sunnyvale Priority Study Issues as ranked by the city council. Learn what a Study Issue is, how our city chooses to prioritize them, and what made the cut for this year or was deferred until next year.
- Consider whether or not to officially endorse the recall effort against councilmember Pat Meyering

A copy of the proposed bylaws is attached. A few changes have been made to the draft that was presented at our March general meeting: these are indicated in red. We'd like to have an up-or-down vote on the bylaws at the April 26 meeting.

We'd also like to remind folks that the elections for officers of our Club are coming up at our May 17 meeting. If you have an interest in serving in a leadership position please let one of the nominating committee members know. The committee members are Dolores Medeiros, Joan Coston, Diane Gleason, Nandini Balakrishna, Margaret Goka and David Wessel.

Special Message from the Club Board:
We are looking for volunteers to bring snacks for our meetings. If you wish to bring a snack, could you please e-mail us at ( Also, if there is anybody who is willing to volunteer as the hospitality manager for our meetings, we would like to hear from them.