The 2016 Democratic National Convention will be held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 25-28, 2016 – and you can be part of history this summer in nominating the Democratic candidate for President and Vice President.
California Democrats will have one of the largest, most diverse delegations at the Democratic National Convention.
Here are some ways you or someone you know can participate in the 2016 Democratic National Convention:
Become A Delegate to the Convention
If you would like to become a Delegate representing California to the Democratic National Convention, visit www.cadem.org/philly2016 to learn more about the Convention.
Deadline to file for District-Level Delegate is April 13, 2016, 5 PM.
Deadline to file for At-Large Delegate and Party Leader-Elected Official (PLEO) Delegate is June 9, 2016, 5 PM.
Be An Intern at the Convention Committee
The Democratic National Convention Committee (DNCC) is looking for enthusiastic, politically-minded future leaders for the 2016 Internship Program. This program is designed to give highly-motivated interns an inside look at how the Convention is put together. Interns will have the opportunity to work side-by-side with DNCC leadership and staff in planning the Convention
The DNCC Internship Program will take place from June 1, 2016, to August 5, 2016. Applications are accepted now through COB on April 15, 2016.
Visit www.demconvention.com/internship for the application and further information regarding the program.
Be A Volunteer at the Convention
The Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee for the Democratic National Convention needs thousands of volunteers to showcase the best of Philadelphia and ensure that the Democratic National Convention is a success. There will be an array of volunteer opportunities leading up to and during the Convention. From greeting and guiding guests to providing administrative support, volunteers are needed in a variety of capacities and critical to the Host Committee’s efforts.
Visit www.phldnc.com/help-make-history and sign up today.
Below are some useful links:
California Democratic Party Page on the DNC Convention
2016 Democratic National Convention
Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee
Democratic National Committee
We hope to see you represent California in Philadelphia!