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2022 Volunteer Opportunities For DemocratsWe update our listings as often as we can so check back frequently.
If you would like to submit an event, we are happy to promote candidates and activities that align with our platform. You can submit the details using our Submit an Event Listing form.
|Signup Link||Event Title||Type||Date||Description||Sponsor|
|Signup||Protect our Rights. Register, Energize and Turn Out our Voters 2022.||Voter Registration, Phonebank, Canvass, Street Fair, Grassroots Organizing||1 Ongoing||With our rights and our future at stake, everyone can help. Choose the ways you'll make a difference and sign up!||Multnomah Democrats|
|Signup||Neighbor Leader Training||Grassroots Organizing, Canvass||1 Ongoing||Learn how to become a Neighborhood Leader||Multnomah Democrats|
|Signup||Jamie McLeod-Skinner Weekly Phonebank||Phonebank||07/19/22||Get the message out! Vote Jamie for Congress! With a short training, you'll have everything you need to have meaningful conversations with your neighbors||Jamie for Oregon|
|Signup||Register likely Dem Voters in national swing districts. Women, BIPOC, Rural. NC, FL, TX, AZ, WI, You choose the campaign.||Postcard, Post Card, Voter Registration||Weekly Wednesday 2p PST||Targeted postcards to help voters in key House, Senate and state elections Register to Vote. Cards, scripts, voter lists.||Field Team 6|
|Signup||BYOP Textbanking - Register Dems in swing states AZ, FL, GA, NC, NV, PA, TX and WI||Textbank, Voter Registration||Thursday Training 4pm PST||BYOP - Texters do use their own phone and computer. ( a little clunky for newbies)||Field Team 6|
|Signup||Voter Suppression? We fight back with information and support to help infrequent voters navigate the polls.||Phonebank, Phone bank||Wednesday Natl Training 1pm PDT||As states, especially in the South, make voting harder and more complicated, our volunteers walk BIPOC and rural voters thru the steps to get their vote in and make sure it counts. Currently calling AZ and FL||Center for Common Ground|
|Signup||Voter Suppression? We fight back with information and support to help infrequent voters navigate the polls.||Phonebank, Phone bank||Tuesday and Thurs Natl Training 3pm PDT||As states, especially in the South, make voting harder and more complicated, our volunteers walk BIPOC and rural voters thru the steps to get their vote in and make sure it counts. Currently calling AZ and FL||Center for Common Ground|
|Signup||Jamie McLeod-Skinner for Congress Weekly Phonebanks||Phonebank, Phone bank||Tues and Thurs weekly phonebanks 6-8pm||Get the message out! Vote Jamie for Congress! With a short training, you'll have everything you need to have meaningful conversations with your neighbors||Jamie for Oregon|
|Signup||Jamie McLeod-Skinner for Congress Weekly Textbanks||Text, Textbank||Sundays 4-6pm||Vote Jamie for Congress! With a short zoom training, you'll have everything you need to have effective conversations with your CD 5 voters||Jamie for Oregon|
Re-Elect JoAnn Hardesty
|Canvass, Phonebank, Visibility, Social Media||Ongoing||Join a squad to work in community to help us win the campaign - Neighborhoods, Online, Small Donor, Logistics||JO ANN FOR CITY COUNCIL|
|Signup||Tina for Oregon, canvassing our voters. Kickoff with Tina Kotek||Canvass||July 30th, 10:30 - 2pm,||We're takling with voters about what's at stake in the general election.||Tina for Oregon|
“Everybody can be great because ANYBODY CAN SERVE. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.”
Why I Volunteer for the Democratic Party of Oregon
By Dr. Rosa Colquitt, PhD
Vice Chair, Democratic Party of Oregon
Over the past decade I have used a singular quote from civil rights icon, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., as the tag line for all email communications and my personal Facebook header. Fully written into the depths of my heart are his inspiring words about serving others, that for me, have turned into a lifetime of volunteerism.
Most volunteers like to know what they are getting into. Here are some of the common questions that we receive from people deciding how to participate.