• 2nd Annual Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day / Happy Hour Fundraiser

    Half Way to St. PatsThe 11th Congressional District Democratic Committee invites you to our 2nd Annual Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day / Happy Hour Fundraiser. Funds raised will be used to assist with the re-election of our Congressman, as well as help our entire Democratic ticket.

    • DATE: Sunday, September 14, 2014
    • TIME: 4-7 pm
    • LOCATION: The Auld Shebeen Irish Pub & Restaurant – Cellar Venue at 3971 Chain Bridge Rd., Fairfax, VA 22030; map, http://goo.gl/maps/fTTxa
    • COST: $25/person — tickets, click here
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  • 11th CD 2014 Annual Awards Brunch

    The Virginia 11th Congressional District Democratic Committee invites you to our Annual Awards Brunch honoring some good Democrats … Special Guests Congressman Gerry Connolly & Other Elected Leaders

    Sunday, June 8, 2014
    11:00 am – 1:00 pm

    $45/person ($50 at the door; other contribution levels appreciated)
    Tickets online, click here
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    Cooking and Company Restaurant (10579 Fairfax Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22030; map, click here). Additional parking is available in the business lot next door on the left side (east) of the restaurant (used to be Vespucci’s).

    John Sturdivant Award, honoring a member of the labor community for his/her commitment to Democratic ideals and values – announced at the brunch.

    11th CD Community Service Awards, honoring three Democrats from the respective jurisdictions of the 11th Congressional District (Fairfax County, Fairfax City, and Prince William County) for community service:

    • The Joseph V. Gartlan Award, Fairfax County – Peg Kugler,
    • The Deloris Hampton Award, Prince William County – David Brickley, and
    • The Frederick W. Silverthorne Award, Fairfax City – Curt Chandler.

    Questions, more Info contact George Burke, Chair (chair@11thDistrictDemocrats.org).

    Federal law requires us to use our best efforts to collect the name, address, occupation & name of the employer of individuals whose contributions exceed $200 in a calendar year. Contributions to the 11th CDDC are not deductible for federal or state income tax purposes. Individual and federal PAC contributions will be used in connection with federal congressional elections and are subject to the limitations and prohibitions of the Federal Election Campaign Act. Contributions from other donors & nonfederal PACs will be used for state and local elections.

    Paid for and Authorized by the 11th Congressional District Democratic Committee, George Burke, Chair

  • Call to the 2013 11th CD Democratic Convention

    CALL to the
    2013 ELEVENTH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT
    DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION

    I. Call
    Pursuant to the authority provided by the Virginia Democratic Party Plan, the Eleventh Congressional District Democratic Committee (“District Committee”) hereby calls a Convention to be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 18 2013, at the following location:

    Luther Jackson Middle School
    3020 Gallows Road
    Falls Church, VA 22042
    Registration shall start at 11:00 a.m. Continue Reading

  • 11th CD 2013 Annual Awards Brunch

    The Virginia 11th Congressional District Democratic Committee invites you to our Annual Awards Brunch honoring some good Democrats … Special Guests Congressman Gerry Connolly & Other Elected Leaders

    Sunday, April 14, 2013
    11:00 am – 1:00 pm

    $40/person – tickets online ($45 at the door; other contribution levels appreciated)
    flyer, click here

    Cooking and Company Restaurant (10579 Fairfax Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22030; map, click here). Additional parking is available in the business lot next door on the left side (east) of the restaurant (used to be Vespucci’s).

    Dan Duncan

    Dan Duncan

    John Sturdivant Award, honoring a member of the labor community for his/her commitment to Democratic ideals and values, to Dan Duncan (President of the Northern Virginia Labor Federation, Executive Secretary-Treasurer, Maritimes Trades Dept., AFL-CIO).

    11th CD Community Service Awards, honoring three Democrats from the respective jurisdictions of the 11th Congressional District (Fairfax County, Fairfax City, and Prince William County) for community service:

    • The Joseph V. Gartlan Award, Fairfax County – Frank Blechman,
    • The Deloris Hampton Award, Prince William County – Pat Lightfoot, and
    • The Frederick W. Silverthorne Award, Fairfax City – Kathy Hackshaw.

    RSVP by ordering your tickets.

    Questions, more info contact George Burke, Chair (chair@11thDistrictDemocrats.org).

  • In Memoriam – Dawn Michelle Lawson

    Dawn Lawson

    Dawn at the 2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, NC

    Ms. Dawn Michelle Lawson, 49, of Springfield, VA, formerly of Hamlet, NC, passed away Thursday, February 7, 2013. Arrangements with Nelson Funeral Service, Hamlet, NC. Dawn was a longtime active member of the Virginia 11th Congressional District Democratic Committee and the Democratic Party of Virginia Central Committee, as well as the Democratic Black Caucus of Virginia, her church, and her sorority.

    Memorial Service: Thursday, February 14, at 11 am. Antioch Baptist Church (6531 Little Ox Road, Fairfax Station, VA 22039;  map, click here). Dawn’s  family is taking calls at her resident address: 8826 Surveyors Place, Springfield, VA 22152; (703) 912-6632. Cards should be sent to Dawn’s mother, Mrs. Mildred Lawson at 274 Old Gibson Road, Hamlet, NC 28345. Continue Reading