Routt County Democrats

Team Cookies, Start Your Ovens

Labor Day Parade & Festivities, Volunteer Today!

Field Organizer - Local & Statewide Opportunities

Team Cookies, Start Your Ovens

It’s Labor Day Weekend & that means cookies!   We start with Colorado Mountain College’s Thursday open house, leap into Main Street Steamboat’s Sunday Chile Cookoff and end the weekend with Oak Creek Labor Day Festivities.  Call Catherine at 870-2869 today for cookie logistics and drop off locations – and, remember: we need your cookies!

Labor Day Parade & Festivities, Volunteer Today!

Join Team Dems at some amazing Labor Day Community events! 
What:  Team Dems Booth -  Main Street Steamboat Chile Challenge
When:   Sunday, August 31st  - 7th Street between Yampa & Lincoln   
10:15 set up plus fun 1 hour volunteer slots:  11– 2, 12 -1, 1-2  & 2-3

What: Oak Creek Labor Day Parade – super thanks to Commissioner Doug Monger for donkey transportation!
When: Monday, Sept. 1st, SOROCO High School
Decorators, 10 am, Paraders, 10:45 am
What: Oak Creek Labor Day Decker Park Festivities
When: Monday, Sept. 1st, Decker Park
9:20 set up plus fun 1 hour volunteer slots:  12-1, 1-2 
Reply to this email or call 870-2896 to volunteer today!

Field Organizer Local & Statewide Opportunities

Do you know a recent college graduate who would like to help move Colorado forward?  The Colorado Democratic Party is accepting applications for top-quality Field Organizers.   (Salary is commensurate with experience, plus benefits are included.)

Duties include, but are not limited to: 
• Recruiting and managing volunteers and volunteer teams
• Training volunteers in one-on-one and group settings
• Building and managing volunteer canvasses and phone banks
• Persuading voters to support Democratic candidates
• Meeting strict weekly voter contact and volunteer recruitment goals
• Meeting daily call goals and reporting/data entry deadlines
• Executing an aggressive Get Out the Vote operation in your area

Skills and qualifications: 
• Strong time management and organizational skills
• Great interpersonal skills with the ability to listen well and communicate effectively
• Desire to learn the strategy and tactics of a successful campaign and meet any challenge with a positive attitude
• Enjoys working in a dynamic team environment with varied members of the general public
• Ability to take instruction and then translate that experience into effective training and instruction of volunteers
• Willingness to work long hours, including nights and weekends
• Enthusiasm for and commitment to Democratic politics
• Valid driver's license and access to reliable transportation
• Housing will be available to those who express need
Interested candidates should submit their resume and three references to Please include the job title and your name in the subject line. 
The Colorado Democratic Party is an equal opportunity employer, and employs without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, ancestry, marital status, height, weight, creed, sexual orientation, gender identity, economic status or disability.

Lynn LaFoe, Email Coordinator
Routt County Democratic Party