About IDWC

The IDWC is a forum for Idaho Democratic Women to focus on issues of concern, to increase involvement of women in the Democratic Party, to contribute to and to work for Democratic candidates, and to encourage and prepare more women to run for and be elected to public offices at all levels of government.

We are a proud member of the National Federation of Democratic Women.

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  • Frank and Bethine Church Gala

    Posted: December 11th, 2015

    By: Idaho State Democratic Party

    The Frank & Bethine Church Gala is the signature event for the Idaho Democratic Party. Now entering its 22nd year, the Gala attracts hundreds of Democrats from every corner of the state. The Gala is the capstone to a day filled with trainings and workshops for Idaho Democrats and is a memorable event for all who participate.

     

  • Dottie Stimpson Award Nominations Due

    Posted: December 11th, 2015

    Women in BlueIt is time to start thinking about the outstanding woman or women of the IDWC that you think are deserving of consideration for this year’s Dottie Stimpson and Young Distinguished Woman Awards.

    The Dottie Stimpson award “honors a woman who has demonstrated perseverance, persistence, patience, passion, commitment and leadership such as Dottie Stimpson has over the years as she founded the Idaho Democratic Women’s Caucus. Dottie’s work on behalf of the Democratic Party and the Women’s Caucus has been significant, and in this way we honor her loyalty, energy, and support.”

    The Young Distinguished Woman Award (age 18-35) honors one of our hard working and outstanding, committed Young Democratic Women.

    The deadline for nominations is January 30,2016.
    Nomination Form
    Committee Chair; Shirley McFaddan
    (Reminder these women need to be part of the IDWC)
     

  • Ada County 2016 Planning Meeting

    Posted: October 14th, 2015

    Join Shelly Landry for Ada County 2016 Planning

    It is time to map out the IDWC plans for 2016 in Ada County!  Candidates and their campaigns are going to need our help and we need to figure out how we can make that happen. So if you live in Ada County or plan to be in the area, come and share your knowledge with us and help us make 2016 a year for the IDWC history books!  Snacks and beverages will be provided.

    Ada Democrats

    Ada County 2016 Planning

    WHEN: October 21 from 6-8 pm

    WHERE: 6949 W Ashland Drive, Boise 

    CONTACT: Shelly by email or phone 208.610.2180

     

  • IDWC Breakfast and Auction

    Posted: September 28th, 2015

    Member Breakfast

    IDWC is having a breakfast meeting on Saturday, October 3 at 7:00 am at the Clearwater River Casino and Lodge in Lewiston ID. Our Speaker will be Steve Landon. Steve is the President of Idaho Alliance for Retired Americans. We will also hear from Shelby Scott. With the help of the IDWC, Shelby attended research training in DC and will be on hand to tell us about her experience. In addition, there will be a fundraising auction.

    If you are planning to attend, you can buy your breakfast tickets and renew your membership on the events page. If you are not a member, please join. We take all Democratic Women!

    Saturday night is the Cecil D Andrus Dinner sponsored by the Nez Perce County Democrats. The dinner starts at 7:00 pm at the Clearwater River Casino and Lodge. You can get your tickets for the dinner at the Nez Perce County Democrat’s Cecil Andrus Banquet event page.

     

  • Ada Women’s Fall Social and Potluck

    Posted: September 14th, 2015

    IDWC Fall Social Poster

    “Fall is in the air and the IDWC Ada Women feel it is a great time for our Fall Social.  Please join us, come and learn a bit more about us.  Bring your favorite dish to share with others. Bring a friend along if you’d like and have an evening out with the girls!

    See you all there!”

    Thanks so much.
    Colleen Fellows

    See Events Calendar for Details.

     


About IDWC

The IDWC is a forum for Idaho Democratic Women to focus on issues of concern, to increase involvement of women in the Democratic Party, to contribute to and to work for Democratic candidates, and to encourage and prepare more women to run for and be elected to public offices at all levels of government.

We are a proud member of the National Federation of Democratic Women.

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Past Dottie Stimpson Award winners

2014- Jeanne Buell (Life Time Achievement)
2014 – Michelle Stennett
2013 Barbara Barber
2012 Tamara Poelstra
2011 Betty Murphy
2010 Carolyn Boyce
2009 Deb Silver
2008 Barbara Harris
2007 Sally Gasser
2006 Marilyn Howard
2005 Sharon Van Slyke
2004 Angie Neitzel
2003 Lucille Randolph
2002 Molly Lazechko
2001 Virginia Cole

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  1. 22nd Annual Frank and Bethine Church Gala

    February 27 @ 5:30 am - 9:00 pm