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Democrats India: Volunteer Slide Show


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Democrats India: Volunteer Slide Show

  1. 1. <ul><li>We made this journey for a reason. </li></ul><ul><li>It’s humbling, but in my heart I know you </li></ul><ul><li>didn’t come here just for me, you came here </li></ul><ul><li>because you believe in what this country can </li></ul><ul><li>be. </li></ul><ul><li>In the face of war, you believe there can be </li></ul><ul><li>peace. </li></ul><ul><li>In the face of despair, you believe there can </li></ul><ul><li>be hope. </li></ul><ul><li>In the face of a politics that’s shut you out, </li></ul><ul><li>that’s told you to settle, that’s divided us for </li></ul><ul><li>too long, you believe we can be one people, </li></ul><ul><li>reaching for what’s possible, building that </li></ul><ul><li>more perfect union. </li></ul>
  2. 2. Where We’ve Come From . . .
  3. 3. Founding Executive Committee with John Edwards - 2005 Sumana Brahman Patty Madigan Carolyn Sauvage-Mar Sam Janke Lina Malas Muzzafar Chishti Vic Viswanath
  4. 6. Take Back America! Take Back Congress! A Democratic Party – October 2006
  5. 8. Garden of Peace – March 18, 2005
  6. 9. And Where We Are Today!
  7. 10. Resolutions Adopted by the DPCA, Proposed by Democrats in India <ul><li>Resolution Calling for America’s Recommitment to the Principles and Values of the Geneva Convention </li></ul><ul><li>Resolution of Humanitarian and Development Foreign Assistance </li></ul>
  8. 11. Democrats All Over India Mumbai Bangalore Kolkata
  9. 12. Chennai Hyderabad
  10. 16. Voter Registration Volunteers Khan Market, Bar Hopping and the American Embassy School Nicole Patel Jonathan Ripley Sarah Figge Dhyan Summers Jenny Steeves Jamie Greenberg Nina Jerome Sauvage Nick Robinson Sam Janke Dave Prager Vir Philip Heather Jacobsen
  11. 21. Helping Confused Voters with FWABS and Absentee Ballots Sarah Figge Simi Batra Nina Chris Files Divneet Kaur Shelli Koffman Carolyn Sauvage-Mar
  12. 24. Phonebanking to DA members across India and US Chris Files Renuka Singh Emma Glidden-Lyon Aditi Mallick Caroline Howe Lorena Mitchell Mark Templer Carol Rashmi Jaipal Veronica Magar Simi Batra Geeta Misra Rema Nande Preeti Garg Sarah Figge Nina Sarah Hine
  13. 30. More Volunteers . . . Helping with everything but the kitchen sink!
  14. 31. Nick Robinson Connie Janke James Baer David Quegg Sam Janke Jerome Sauvage Gene Harrell Sarah Hine
  15. 35. The IT Crew <ul><li>Kavita Mehta- “the Webmaster” </li></ul><ul><li>Sarah Hine </li></ul><ul><li>Dave Prager </li></ul><ul><li>Rita Soni </li></ul>
  16. 36. Our fantastic venues who do not charge us!*** <ul><li>Ploof </li></ul><ul><li>ChokoLa </li></ul><ul><li>Stone </li></ul><ul><li>Capitol </li></ul><ul><li>Baci </li></ul><ul><li>Kuki </li></ul>*** Thanks to Alex Clerin
  17. 37. Others who have helped make voting a reality in India <ul><li>American Embassy School </li></ul><ul><li>US Embassy - American Citizen Services in New Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai </li></ul><ul><li>American School of Bombay </li></ul><ul><li>Federal Express </li></ul><ul><li>Sonia Bakshi </li></ul><ul><li>Hans Sachdev </li></ul>
  18. 38. Happy Times!