Local Realtor Association offers training for candidates
The TriCity Association of Realtors would like to extend a special invitation to candidates to participate in a Candidate School being held in Kennewick on Wednesday, June 19 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 7151 W. Clearwater Ave.
This exclusive class is offered free of charge to declared candidates for public office and to those who might be interested in running for public office in the near future. The National Association of Realtors has contracted with Cornerstone Solutions, a full-service political consulting, strategic communications, public relations, and highly regarded media firm from Washington D.C., to provide this campaign and candidate training at various locations around the country in an effort to encourage grassroots participation in the political process. There is no cost or obligation of any kind on your part to participate in this training, it is offered as a public service.
This Candidate School is co-sponsored by the TriCity Association of Realtors and the Lower Yakima Valley Association of Realtors. A complimentary lunch will be provided.
Please let me know if you are able to set aside a few hours on Wednesday, June 19 to attend this valuable class. Simply send an email to Lolafranklin@tricityaor.com or call me at 509-783-2184 and we’ll save a seat for you.
Date/Time: Saturday, June 15 at 3 p.m.
Location: John Dam Plaza, Richland, WA 99352
We’re joining our friends to let our elected representatives and our fellow citizens know that we think that impeachment is a moral imperative.
Sponsored by your local hosts of Moveon.org.
Bargaining Rally & Taco Truck Party
Date: Monday, June 10, from 3 – 5 PM
Location: Kennewick Education Association, 7403 W Grandridge Blvd, Kennewick, Washington 99336
Sponsored by: Kennewick Education Association
Come out, wear red, encourage our bargaining team, thank district bargainers, socialize with your colleagues, and have some yummy food! First 100 people to sign in will get a voucher for 3 tacos, rice, beans and a drink from Salsitas Taco Truck!
Pride Festival Tri-Cities 2019
The Big Gay Pride BBQ
When: Sunday, May 26th 1:00 – 6:00
We will kick off our week long Tri-Cities Pride Festival with this FREE family friendly event!
Tri-Cities Pride Festival
When: Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 1 PM – 5 PM
Norm and Shirley Miller
Democratic Leadership Awards Banquet Success
That’s a wrap on another outstanding Norm and Shirley Miller Democratic Leadership Awards Banquet! We were a sold out crowd once again! Many thanks to the generous sponsors, hard-working committee organizers, our awesome Emcee Justin Raffa, the amazing Mid-Columbia Mastersingers, kind auction donors, the inspiring and gracious keynote speaker Attorney General Bob Ferguson, and most importantly to our wonderful guests. We set a record in fundraising!
Scott Butner has made a ton of photos of the dinner available on Facebook. Click here.
Norm and Shirley Miller
Democratic Leadership Awards Banquet
Date: May 29th, 5:30 – 8:00 PM
Location: Red Lion Hotel Columbia Center
1101 N Columbia Center Blvd, Kennewick, Washington 99336
Mark your calendars now to join us on Wednesday, May 29 at the Norm and Shirley Miller Democratic Leadership Awards Banquet! This is the premier event for Benton County Democrats and is an annual opportunity to spend time with a room full of others who share your views! We are thrilled to announce that we have confirmed as our keynote speaker Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson!
Purchase your tickets here: https://secure.anedot.com/democrats-of-benton-county-wa/nsmdld2019
Cinco de Mayo
Come participate in this important festival! March with us (Benton and Franklin County Democrats) in the Cinco de Mayo Parade on Friday, May 3 from 6 PM – 9 PM.
Keep an eye on this event in Facebook. We will update as the location is refined.
Speak Your Mind
When: Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 1 PM – 4 PM
Where: Shilo Inn, 50 Comstock St., Richland, WA
Flip Franklin Fundraiser
You are cordially invited to attend the Flip Franklin Fundraiser dinner held on behalf of the Franklin County Democratic Party on April 6th from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.! We will have several amazing speakers as well as live musical entertainment! This event will be held at the Pasco Red Lion on 2525 N 20th Ave, and is open to all who would like to participate and support our local Democratic Party. Let’s turn Franklin blue in 2020 and help change the political landscape here in Eastern Washington!
We are honored to announce our speakers for the evening will be: Tina Podlodowski, Jeffrey Aaron Robinson, Everett Daniel Maroon, Diana Izaguirre, and Yvette Joseph!