Author: SteubenDems

Solidarity Dinner a Great Success

Thanks to everyone who joined us on September 23 for the annual Solidarity Dinner. Our treasurer, Bill Shuman, tells us that it was extremely successful. The money raised will be used to recruit and support candidates for 2018. In the meantime, you can do your part by supporting our keynote speaker, Courtney Tritch, and enjoying…

Elten Powers elected County Chair

  On Saturday, August 19, the Steuben County Democrats held an election to replace outgoing chair, Erika Celeste. In a unanimous (and uncontested) vote, the assembled precinct chairs and vice chairs elected Elten Powers of Pleasant Lake to fill the position. In his acceptance speech, Powers stressed the need for strong organization and on-the-ground effort:…

Solidarity Dinner to Feature Courtney Tritch on Sept. 23

On September 23rd at 6:30 PM the Steuben County Democrats will host their first annual Solidarity Dinner at Club Paradise in Angola. The event replaces the annual Jefferson-Jackson fundraising dinner. This year, we are pleased to present U.S. House of Representatives candidate Courtney Tritch as the keynote speaker and Steuben Dems’ veteran Elten Powers as…

Annual Chicken Fundraiser a Huge Success!

Thanks to everyone who turned out for our annual chicken grill fundraiser on Saturday, August 5. The event has historically been one of our most successful fundraisers and this year was no different. Veteran volunteers Jack Heinze and Veryl Carpenter fired up the grill around 7am in the Rural King parking lot. By 1pm, they…