As the governing branch of the Party in Kootenai County, the Kootenai County Democratic Central Committee is composed of all elected and appointed precinct chairs and vice chairs. This meeting is open to all. If you would like to attend the meeting, contact the
Central Committee Chair Paula Neils – 755-9590.
WHERE: Email the Chair for details
WHEN: This body meets monthly on the 2nd Monday beginning at 6:00 p.m.
Each spring, the Kootenai Democrats nominate members for recognition. Members are eligible for nomination to the Art Manley Life-Time Achievement Award and the Rising Star Award. Awards are presented at the annual North Idaho Democracy Dinner.
Shem Hanks, President
Tom Hearn, VP
Shirley McFaddan, Treasurer
David Porter, Trustee #1
Richard Rolland, Trustee #2
Janie Hansen, Trustee #3
The Progressive Diners is an informal social organization that promotes discussion of topical events and issues. It is open to all people of a progressive persuasion. This dinner group meets on the 1st Wednesday of each month. The current event organizer is Steve Moss.
Space is limited and available on a first come first-serve basis. Therefore, you must call and RSVP to Steve Moss at 765-8209 to reserve a place at the table.
The mission of the Kootenai Democratic Women’s Association is to increase the involvement of women in the Democratic Party, to contribute to and to work for Democratic candidates, and to encourage and prepare more women to run for and be elected to public offices at all levels of government. The Kootenai Democratic Women’s Association is an affiliate of the Idaho Democratic Women’s Caucus. The association holds various events throughout the year to raise awareness of democratic causes and funds for local Democratic candidates.
Co-Chairs: Sheila Gary and Kathy Beechler
North Idaho CASA-Shower Fundraiser (Spring)
Garden Party (Summer)
Annual Luncheon (Fall)
Christmas Cookie/Ornament Exchange (Winter)