NEWS RELEASE: 01/09/2024

Fresno Stonewall Democrats met on January 9, 2024, to decide on candidate endorsements for the upcoming Primary Election on March 5, 2024. We are pleased to share the following endorsements: FEDERAL ENDORSEMENTSU.S. Senator: Adam Schiff STATE ENDORSEMENTSCA Assembly District 6: Evan Minton CITY & COUNTY OF FRESNO ENDORSEMENTSFresno Co. Board of Supervisors District 2: Bryce HerreraFresno Co. Board of Supervisors District 3: Miguel AriasFresno Co. Board of Supervisors District 5: Jennifer CruzFresno City Council District 2: Mike KarbassiFresno City Council District 4: Tyler Maxwell

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Endorsement Meeting Jan 9 at 5:30 PM

Fresno Stonewall Democrats will be conducting our Endorsement Meeting on Tuesday, January 9th, where members will vote to decide which candidates to endorse for the upcoming Primary Election on March 5, 2024. Candidates in local races (Fresno County Supervisor, Fresno City Council, and Mayor) have been invited to attend if they would like to address members before the selection process begins (candidates will be allowed to speak for two minutes). Fresno Stonewall Democrats has asked candidates to complete our Questionnaire to inform our members as to their positions on issues…

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Holiday Party December 8th at 6:30 PM

Greetings Democrats, We are meeting this month on Friday, December 8th at 6:30 pm for a party! Please join us at Patty & Keith Cappelluti’s Fabulous Home to enjoy holiday music, good food, tasty drinks, and great company! We hope to have some silent auction items available for you! We will also be collecting non-perishable food items for the Fresno EOC’s LGBTQ+ Resource Center downtown as well as hygiene products (shampoo, conditioner, soap, brushes, toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorant, lotion, feminine products, etc). Everyone is invited to attend this free event and…

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General Meeting November 14th at 5:30 PM

Please join us at our November meeting to hear D’Aungillique Jackson, Fresno State Graduate, Bulldog Pride Fund Scholar, and first LGBTQIA+ Student Body President. Earlier this year she was invited to The 2nd Pride Reception at The White House by Vice President Kamala Harris. D’Aungillique also led the Black Lives Matter Protest in Fresno in 2020, one of the city’s largest and most peaceful demonstrations; she was the youngest member of Fresno’s Commission on Police Reform; and she was President of the Fresno State chapter of the NAACP. Meeting Agenda…

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Eleanor Roosevelt Birthday Luncheon (2023)

Members of our club attended the annual Eleanor Roosevelt Birthday Luncheon organized by the Historic Fresno County Democratic Women’s Club. Honorees at this event were three women in our community that have made significant change for our community, impacted politics, and have been leaders over several decades. FCDWC President Carole Laval welcomed everyone to the event and acknowledged the many elected leaders in the audience as well as candidates who are actively running campaigns. There were many sponsors attending and several other Democratic clubs represented in the audience. This year’s…

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Meeting Recap for Oct 10, 2023

In recognition of National Coming Out Day the board thought it would be fun to have, as our guest speaker, Jesse Villalobos, more commonly known as Empress Jesse I & IV, or Queen Mother II, by members of the Imperial Dove Court of Fresno (IDC Fresno). This month we had more attendees than last month for our meeting at Los Amigos Mexican Restaurant and one member attended the Zoom portion of the meeting. Three of the attendees were there for the first time and we hope to see all three…

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