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​​We will be meeting again live and in person when this national tragedy is over.

May Speaker

Florence Shelton-Clark

The DWC guest speaker for May is Florence Shelton-Clark. She is a long time community activist who has worked hard to establish and maintain relationships with state and local representatives and legislators. Her many activities have helped to strengthen communications between the Manatee Democratic Party and the Manatee County Democratic Black Caucus and Hispanic Caucus. Over the years she has been laser fo-cused on community outreach and helping to improve Democratic voter registration and involvement. She has worked on fundraising efforts for national, state and local candidates as well as “get out the vote’ efforts for Democratic candidates. She was elected State Committee Woman this in the fall of 2020. 

On top of all the political committees activities she is involved with, she a member of many civic and social organizations who’s missions are committed to the support and enrichment of residents of color in Manatee County. She is a tireless activist dedicated to uplifting the lives of all members of this community.


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Our Next General Membership ZOOM Meeting

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

11:30 AM 

Please contact 

Joanie LeBaron for

login information or check in the latest newsletter for information on how to join us at this meeting.,

​​​The Democratic Women's Club 

is an autonomous organization chartered by the state Democratic Women's Club. Its goal is the furtherance of women's issues. The club meets monthly for business and fellowship, and to hear talks on issues of interest to women. The Club joins with the Democratic Party of Florida in supporting candidates who support the Democratic Party and its platform.

In normal times, we meet the 2nd Tuesday of each month at IMG Academies Golf and Country Club at 11:30 a.m.   During the current pandemic, our meetings are via Zoom. 


Each year, the DWC is proud to offer scholarships to deserving young people of Manatee County.  Click  
here  for a scholarship rules and application form.  Learn more about our 2019 Scholarship Winners here!

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