2019-2020 Tri-County Officers Take Oath
Initiation of 2019-2020 Tri-County Officers taking the oath of office administered by Walnut councilman and AD 55 candidate Andrew Rodriquez on Nov 20, 2019.
2019 Annual Awards Gala
Every year since its founding Tri-Counties Democratic Club has resented a series of awards to outstanding Democrats who have shown extraordinary civic leadership, outstanding party participation, and generosity above and beyond the usual. Below is a description of those awards and their recipients for the years 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.
The fourth annual banquet was held October 6, 2019.
Making a Difference – Distinctive up-and-comer; great leadership promise; demonstrates a sense of calling to democratic leadership; shows an expanding breadth of participation/accomplishment
- 2019: C. Mack Gilliland, Rachael Kirk, Ahmad Zahra, Andrew Chou
- 2018: Mirvette Judeh, Chris Hon, Vince Hennerty, Andrea Dima-Smith
- 2017: Allyson Vincent
Standing Ovation – An award meant to recognize Democratic Party veterans of long and distinguished service. Trailblazing pioneer; high profile image; broad-based respect; veteran to the cause of democratic government
- 2019: Phil Janowicz
- 2018: Josh Newman
- 2017: Peggye Jackson, Gregg Fritchle
- 2016: Eileen Ansari
WOW! Award – Strong sense of mission; broad-based community service and participation; persistent dedication to a greater cause; impressive knowledge of community issues; willingly sacrifices self for service
- 2019: Candy Soares
- 2018: Karen Lawson
- 2017: Carole Levers, Jim Gallagher, Sanobar Baig
Rising Star – An award designed to recognize promising young Democrats who have esteemed themselves by giving extraordinary service
- 2016: Clark Lee, Olivia Lee, Andrew Rodriquez, Gabriel Smith, Calvin Sung
2019 Special Recognition
- International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, #47
- Mayor Andrew Rodriguez, City of Walnut