CA-45 ORGANIZATIONS

Council Members

Code Blue

Code Blue’s stated goal is to rebuild a progressive voting majority in federal, state and local government. Code Blue is a Political Action Group focused on turning the U.S. Senate, U.S. House of Representatives, Governors and State Legislatures BLUE through coalition building, voter registration, text and phone-banking, fundraising and GOTV campaigns.

Courage Campaign

Courage Campaign is a state organization that fights for a more progressive state and country. The focus is on economic justice, human rights, and corporate and political accountability. Courage Campaign OC is a local support group that is focused on resistance activities through the Indivisible framework, and working to flip the 45th and 48th congressional districts.Powered by 1.4 million members, our proven strategy combines digital tools with grassroots community organizing and powerful messaging. We focus on three priorities:  1. Economic Justice, 2. Human Rights, 3. Corporate and Political Accountability.

Democratic Socialists of America–Orange County

Orange County DSA is the local chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America, the largest socialist organization in the U.S. We believe that ordinary people, working together in solidarity, can create a more just, democratic, and equitable society. We also believe that individual well-being is inseparable from the availability of high-quality public goods, including fundamental rights to education, healthcare, and a clean environment. Democratic Socialists believe that both the economy and society should be run democratically to meet human needs, not to make profits for a few.

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GRO*DPOC

GRO-DPOC, the Grassroots Organizing Program of the Democratic Party of Orange County, trains and empowers individuals and groups in field organizing skills. GRO-DPOC partners with local clubs and organizations using the snowflake model to organize precinct actions across OC. GRO-DPOC targets NPP as well as Democratic registered voters, and builds voter-to-voter relationships at the neighborhood level.

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ICNA Council for Social Justice

ICNA Council for Social Justice is a social justice/human rights organization that strives to systematically facilitate assertive Muslim involvement in the field of human struggle for the rights of the poor and oppressed in the United States. Established by the Islamic Circle of North America, CSJ cooperates with existing social justice efforts, and organize new initiatives when appropriate, to eliminate barriers to full citizenship rights and privileges, work to restore civil liberties required for a democratic society, and raise public awareness and work to remove the gross inequities of the US criminal justice system.

Imagine Action OC

We are a diverse and inclusive group caring deeply about our nation and our planet. Through solidarity and sustained grass roots action, we commit to creating positive change on the local, state, federal, and global level.

Indivisible OC 45

Indivisible OC 45 is a non-partisan group of citizens residing in the 45th congressional district of Orange County, California. Our mission is to follow the guidelines set forth by the people who published the Indivisible Guide to ensure that our local members of congress are best representing the interests of the voters and residents of the 45th congressional district.

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Orange County Voter Information Project

Non-profit, non-partisan, organization seeking to increase voter turnout.

Pantsuit Nation–Orange County

While Pantsuit Nation is a national organization, the Chapters are regional. They are the “boots on the ground,” helping promote Pantsuit Nation’s mission of story-driven activism, as well as focusing on issues and action items important to the regions that the Chapters represent. They provide opportunities for members to connect, both online and in person, and to share resources and inspiration with other likeminded individuals in their geographic region.

Swing Left

Swing Left is an upstart volunteer army that is laser-focused on flipping the House of Representatives in the 2018 midterm elections – and stopping Trump and the Republicans’ agenda cold. We achieve this by canvassing, registering voters, phone banking, and getting out the vote in Swing Districts across the country.

Together We Will Orange County

TWW is a non-partisan, diverse organization that connects people who care about similar issues with like-minded individuals in their community, providing a framework for them to come together to facilitate action and create change. Part of our culture of diversity is our belief that we don’t all have to agree with each other on every issue to be a powerful team. We welcome all levels of expertise and strive to maintain a supportive environment for anyone who wishes to learn, engage, and build a stronger community. As a group, we fight for progressive policies and create partnerships with other organizations. We work to protect and support a thriving democracy.
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Women for American Values and Ethics (WAVE)

WAVE is a diverse group of nonpartisan women that engages, educates and empowers its members to advance progressive American values and ethics. Our strategy is to educate our members and the community on important political issues, empower our members by providing advocacy training, and advance political candidates, organizations and policies that support progressive American values and ethics.

Affiliate Groups

Americans for Democratic Action (ADA)

Americans for Democratic Action is the nation’s most experienced organization committed to liberal politics, liberal policies, and a liberal future. ADA was founded by Eleanor Roosevelt, John Kenneth Galbraith, Walter Reuther, Arthur Schlesinger, and Reinhold Niebuhr shortly after FDR died. Our goal then? To keep the New Deal dream of a fair and prosperous America for all alive for generations to come. With Donald Trump creating a chaotic atmosphere at home and abroad, ADA remains a key player in protecting progress and building for the future so that the dream can come true. We are working with allied groups in Washington and in states even as we build and mobilize our grassroots network across the country.

Canyon Democrats

Chartered Democratic Club.

DemOC PAC

The mission of the Democrats of Orange County Political Action Committee (DemOC PAC) is to harness the resources of Orange County to strategically support Democratic candidates and policies throughout the nation. Empowered by and giving voice to a dynamic, broad-based community, we provide visible leadership and a receptive forum to advocate for, influence and shape an enlightened, progressive political landscape.

Flip the 14

Flip the 14 is focused on keeping the heat on all 14 Californian Republican Members of the House

Orange County Brady Campaign Chapter

The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence is devoted to creating an America free from gun violence where all Americans are safe at home, at school, at work and in our communities. Our Chapters educate and mobilize their communities to advocate for sensible and responsible gun laws, regulations and public policies at the local, state and national levels.