July General Membership Meeting

July General Membership Meeting Has a Full Agenda… On Thursday, July 10th, 6:30 PM, St. John’s Lutheran Church – Community Room, 83 Christopher St. (Just West of Sheridan Sq.)  Agenda: II- District Leader Report- Keen Berger II- Campaign Committee Report– Ed Yutkowitz III- Update- Organizing for September 20/21 Climate Change March in New York- Frieda Bradlow IV- Reconsideration of VID’s previous vote of No Endorsement in governor’s race (authorized by Executive Committee) VI- Panel Discussion- What are the Services You Can Expect from Lenox Hill HealthPlex?      Alex Hellinger— Executive Director, Lenox Hill HealthPlex      Dr. Eric Cruzen— Medical Director, Emergency Department Lenox Hill HealthPlex […]

Petitioning Party

Petitioning Party at VID

Come join Deborah, Brad and the rest of the VID team for our petitioning party breakfast.  We’ll talk politics,  causes and distribute petitions.  After breakfast we will disburse throughout the Village and gather signatures for VID’s endorsed candidates. Saturday, May 31st 10:00 AM-12:00 Noon VID Headquarters, 26 Perry Street If you cannot join us for our petitioning party breakfast on May 31st,  the VID will be open every Monday and Thursday evening from 6:00-7:30 PM and Saturdays from 11:00-1:00 through July 3rd.  July 7th will be the last day to hand in petitions (the club will be open from 6:00-7:30 PM).

NYS Candidates Forum

On May 1st VID and eight other Clubs sponsored a NYS candidates forum for Democrats seeking inclusion on the 2014 Primary Ballot. Here are the Minutes of the Forum Ed Yutkowitz, VID  Corresponding Secretary organized the event which included: Keith Wright, Chairman of the New York County Democrats, Assembly Member, and a Co-Chair of the New York State Democratic Party, who will speak on behalf of Governor Andrew Cuomo.  Randy Credico, Candidate for NYS GovernorFirst Deputy Comptroller of the State of New York, Pete Grannis, representing Comptroller Tom DiNapoli. Brad Hoylman, New York State Senator for the 27th District.Deborah Glick, Assembly Member […]

57th Annual Awards Reception

VID’s 57th Annual Awards Reception Thursday, April 24, 2014 – See coverage in the Villager   This year’s honorees included:   Andrew Berman, Executive Director Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation Kate Linker, Community Organizer Kevin Finnegan, Director of Politics and Legislation 1199 SEIU United Hospital Workers East Michael McKee. Treasurer Tenants Political Action Committee Board Member Met Council on Housing