Jonathan Hull

published Sister District: Comedy Night for Candidates in Events 2021-06-03 12:10:36 -0700

Sister District: Comedy Night for Candidates

Our Host and MC is Greg Proops!

Greg Proops is an SF native, best known for his appearances on Whose Line is it Anyway? (US and UK) on CW, as well as for his podcast The Smartest Man in the World.

"...In front of a live audience each week, bravely recording
some of the boldest comedy on the podcasting frontier right now.”
--Rolling Stone Magazine, on Greg Proops

And Featuring Three Outstanding Comics!

  • Alexandria Love - Voted "Comedian to Watch" by the SFist in 2019
  • Kevin Munroe - A regular at major clubs and theaters nationwide
  • Kelly Evans - Stand Up Comedian at Stand-up comedy

We hope you'll join us, decompress and enjoy some laughs at this benefit for our Virginia State House candidates, Debra Gardner and Josh Cole.

Ticket pricing: $35/per person, $50/couple, $20.21 for those 30 and under.
We have a $4,000 match for this event!

Click here to RSVP for Comedy Night

June 26, 2021 at 6pm

published Sister District: State Bridges Fundraiser in Events 2021-06-03 12:06:42 -0700

Sister District: State Bridges Fundraiser

Sister District South Bay is thrilled to partner with Citizen Action of Wisconsin, an issue-focused coalition committed to achieving social, racial, economic, and environmental justice.
Join us as we hear from Executive Director Dr. Robert Kraig, Executive Director and Movement Politics Director JoAnna Bautch, and hear how they are mobilizing thousands of citizens to participate in political advocacy, and engaging hundreds of thousands of voters!
Click here to register.
Can't make the event?  You can still support Citizen Action of WI by donating!  We have a generous match for this event.  Big thanks to our generous matching donors!
Click here to donate.
June 14, 2021 at 5pm

SMCDems Training for Campaign and Club Treasurers

The San Mateo County Democratic Party is hosting a training for campaign and club treasurers on Mon. June 21 at 7 PM.  It is open to all County parties.  Register at   For questions, contact Nancy Yarbrough at [email protected].

June 21, 2021 at 7pm

Sister District: Virtual Martinis and Silent Auction Party

You won't want to miss our fourth annual fun fundraiser event! Bidding opens Wed. June 2, 2021 at noon PT.  Sip on a martini or a beverage of your choice and come hear Co-Founder and Executive Director of Sister District Lala Wu give us the latest on all Sister District is doing to keep Virginia blue, support candidates and current legislators, and raise money for grassroots organizations in key states. Then bid on fantastic silent auction items (including stays in Hawaii, Tahoe and more, and gift certificates to your favorite restaurants and retailers). Mark your calendar!

RSVP for the event:

*Zoom links will be provided to RSVPs 

June 16, 2021 at 6:30pm

published Local Chartered Democratic Clubs in Join 2021-04-11 21:59:57 -0700

Local Chartered Democratic Clubs

Learn about issues, meet fellow Democrats in your community, and take action! Below you find a list of chartered Democratic Clubs in San Mateo County. 

(Click here to learn more about the function of Democratic clubs. Information courtesy of the Peninsula Democratic Coalition.) 

If you need to re-charter your club or would like to start a new club, you need to provide a roster of members in good standing, bylaws, and a payment (which can be made online) for your club to be chartered before the July 2021 meeting. Payment is equal to $1 for each member in good standing. Here are links to a sample set of bylaws and a template for completing the required roster.

1. Sample Bylaws

2. Club Roster Template

Be sure to let us know as you begin the process. We are very happy to help you get organized as you are getting started with your new Democratic Club. Email us with any questions.


San Mateo County Officially Chartered Democratic Clubs 


Coastside Democratic Club
Email: Kathy Klein   [email protected]
Phone: 925-451-1280
Web: Coastside Democratic Club
Facebook: Coastside Democratic Club

Dem Fems of Silicon Valley
Email: Shelly Masur   [email protected]
Phone: 650-814-0349
Facebook: DemFems of Silicon Valley 

Filipino American Democratic Club of San Mateo County
Email: Juslyn Manalo   [email protected]
Facebook: Filipino American Democratic Club of San Mateo County

North Peninsula Democratic Club
Email: Dan Stegink (Chair)   [email protected]
Phone: 650-697-6249
Facebook: North Peninsula Democratic Club

Pacific Islander Democratic Club - ⭐ NEW FOR 2020
Email: Manufou Liaiga Anoa'i  [email protected]
Phone: (415) 574-8423
Facebook: Pacific Islander Democratic Club

Pacifica-Daly City Democratic Club
Email: Joan Dabbles   [email protected]
Facebook: Pacifica-Daly City Democratic Club

Peninsula Democratic Coalition
Email: Leora Tanjuatco Ross   [email protected]
Address: PO Box 97, Los Altos, CA 94023-0097
Web: Peninsula Democratic Coalition
Facebook: Peninsula Democratic Coalition
Twitter: @PeninsulaDems 

San Mateo County Democracy for America
Email: Susie Raye   [email protected]
Phone: (650) 573-7544
Web: San Mateo County Democracy for America
Facebook: San Mateo County Democracy for America
Meetings: The first Wednesday of every month, at 7 pm (Zoom)

San Mateo County LatinX Democratic Club - ⭐ NEW FOR 2020
Email: Ray Larios   [email protected]
Join: San Mateo County LatinX Democratic Club
Web: San Mateo County LatinX Democratic Club

San Mateo County Stonewall Democratic Club - ⭐ NEW FOR 2020
Email: Chris Sturken   [email protected]
Phone: (650) 454-7907
Join: San Mateo County Stonewall Democratic Club
Facebook: San Mateo County Stonewall Democratic Club

Other Democratic Clubs

Peninsula Young Democrats
Email: Erin Chazer   [email protected]
Facebook: Peninsula Young Democrats
Twitter: @PYDems

published Volunteer in Join 2021-04-11 21:59:44 -0700


We would love to have your help. Please fill out this form and someone will contact you about volunteering opportunities. 

Thank you.

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Would you like to sign up to receive our monthly newsletter from the Chair? It usually contains information about upcoming events, party news, volunteer opportunities, and much more. Keep up with the San Mateo County Dems and sign up here!

Our monthly meetings are held on the THIRD THURSDAY of every month at 7:00 PM.  Check the Events page to confirm this month's meeting date and to get attendance information.  All are welcome.

Also consider joining one of our many chartered clubs. Contributions are an important way to help your local party function. And make sure to sign up as a volunteer. We have regular community activities. Come make a difference in San Mateo County.

published Resolutions 2021-04-01 00:13:58 -0700

Resolutions Adopted by the Central Committee of the

San Mateo County Democratic Party

   Resolutions express the position of the San Mateo County Democratic Party.   Additionally, they may be an attempt to influence the actions of public officials and the public.   They have a preordained format (three “whereas” clauses and one or two “therefore” clauses.    A regular resolution is read to the Central Committee at the first meeting where it is introduced, and a majority of the membership must support it at the next meeting when it is voted on.  An urgent resolution is voted on at the meeting where it is first introduced and must win by a two thirds vote.  Elected delegates, alternates and ex-officios may introduce resolution.

Topic Title Date Adopted


2021-4 Equity Endorsement Pledge (EEP) Encouraging San Mateo County Elected Officials and Influential Endorsers to help dismantle White Supremacy, system recism, sexism, and ableism May 20, 2021


2021-3 Stop the Republican Recall of Governor Gavin Newsom April 15, 2021


2021-2 Resolution in Support of Senate Bill (SB) 90 and Assembly Bill (AB) 1416, the Ballot DISCLOSE Act March 18, 2021
Governance 2021-1 Resolution Calling for Investigation of Congressmembers Who Violated Their Oath of Office Jan. 21, 2021
Police Reform 2020-6 Resolution Calling for San Mateo County Mayors and Councilmembers to Sign Former President Obama’s National Mayor’s Pledge to Reform Police Use of Force Policies Aug. 20, 2020
2020-5 Resolution Urging State and Local Governments to Completely Remove Illegal and Unenforceable Racially-Restrictive Covenants from Real Estate Transaction Documents and Processes Aug. 20, 2020
2020-4 Resolution in Opposition to Proposition 22 July 16, 2020
2020-3 Resolution in Support of the Black Lives Matter Movement and Increased Safety for County Residents June 18, 2020


2020-2 Resolution to Denounce Stigmatization, Xenophobia, Hateful Racism arisen from COVID19 Pandemic & to Honor Asian Americans during Asian Pacific Islander Month May 21, 2020
2020-1 Resolution Urging San Mateo County Board of Supervisors, the California State Legislature, and U.S. Congress to Protect Farmworkers During COVID-19 and Pesticide Exposure with Personal Protection Equipment April 16, 2020

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Associate Member Dues

  • Yearly dues for associate members of the San Mateo County Democratic Central Committee are $25
  • Dues must be paid by the member themselves.