I’m writing to encourage you to join me and GET INVOLVED in local political activities this summer. It is easy and fun. Below is a list of five upcoming local campaign events I am hosting or co-hosting for other Democratic candidates in the next three weeks. If you are willing to join me at one of these events, simply reply to this email and I will personally follow up with you to get you connected. I appreciate the support. Thanks for helping make our community a better place.
Rep. Dave Upthegrove
Tuesday, July 24th
Fundraiser for Bob Ferguson for WA Attorney General
Join me for a BBQ at the Lake Burien home of John & Cyndi Upthegrove
Introduction by Burien Mayor Brian Bennett.
Donations of any amount gratefully accepted.
Please RSVP for address.
Thursday, July 26th
“Green House” fundraiser to benefit the House Democratic Campaign Committee. Join House Speaker Frank Chopp and other environmental leaders and activists to elect Democrats to the WA House of Representatives to help keep the state clean and green.
Hosted by Rep. Dave Upthegrove and Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon.
South Lake Union Discovery Center (101 Westlake Ave. N., Seattle).
Suggested contribution of $50, although all are welcome. Food and drinks will be provided.Please contact Mina Mercer at firstname.lastname@example.org or 206-381-1220 to RSVP.
Friday, July 27th
Join us for an evening of dinner and jazz to support the re-election campaign of State Representative Tina Orwall.
Also hosted by Kent Mayor Suzette Cooke, Kent Councilmembers Elizabeth Albertson and Dennis Higgins, and Kent School Board member Tim Clark.
Enjoy live jazz music from the Charles Jones Trio, a three course “Surf or Turf” dinner and drinks.
Kona Kai Coffee (124 4th Ave S., Suite 180) in downtown Kent.
Sponsor levels are $50 to support, $100 for a host and $150 for a host couple.Space is limited, so please RSVP to Abby Cutter (206-330-5964) by July 20th.
Saturday, August 4th
Join the WA Conservation Voters as they knock on doors in support of Bud Sizemore for State Representative (47th District- East Kent).
Bud is running in the district next door to mine and he represents the best opportunity for the Democrats to pick up a seat in the State House this year, but he needs our help.
Respond to this e-mail if you are willing to help us in this effort.
Monday, August 6th
6:00 – 8:00pm
Italian Dinner to benefit UpthePAC.
Kent Holiday Inn & Suites (22318 84th Avenue South in Kent)
Enjoy a delicious dinner catered by Mama Stortini’s Restaurant in Kent.
Keynote Speaker: Dave Ross (710 KIRO talk show host)
Tickets $50. Space is limited.