Affiliation Requirements

To affiliate with the California Democratic Council (CDC), you must be an officially recognized Democratic County Committee or a Chartered Democratic Club located and operating within California.

Although there is no fee to affiliate with CDC, the following additional basic requirements must also be met:

  • At least 20 members, all of whom must be registered Democrats
  • Acceptable bylaws (see our sample bylaws) that:
    • Allow your club to endorse only Democratic candidates for office
    • Prohibit voting by non-Democrats
  • Agree to abide by the CDC Constitution and Bylaws and support the CDC Platform
  • Participation in CDC Events and Activities
  • Agree to forward CDC announcements and news to members