The Platte County Democratic Central Committee met on March 16th at the Platte County Resource Center. Treasurer John Kirchmeier reported that Music and Mimosas had been our most successful fund raiser to date. Chair Meredith Peace thanked all who worked, sponsored and attended to the event. She reported that there have been many compliments on the event. Meredith and Jamie Johnson reported that Union support was especially helpful. It was a great event with good speakers and lively entertainment provided by the Kansas City Youth Jazz!
Jamie reported on the Engagement effort with the river as a dotted line for cooperative efforts with other Democrats and groups. She reported that Russ Carnahan is the new Chair of the State Democratic Committee.
Chair Peace suggested the following committees. Sign-up sheets are still available:
Candidate recruitment – New Candidate packet, work with other groups as Lead MO and HDCC; host events, spread the word that something exciting is happening among Missouri Democrats.
2023 events Committee: Host meet and greet, get togethers for different areas of Platte County residents, possibly community service/outreach efforts.
Outreach to Young Democrats.
Volunteer Team: recruit new volunteers, organize current list, make list of strengths and contacts to reach out.
Garrett Jacobson reported on Northland Democrats plans to consolidate and promote Democrats.
Sharen Hunt agreed to work with Elisa Neilson on Health Department Board bios.
Note: The April meeting will be at KCPD North Patrol, 11000 NW Prairie View Road.