The Peninsula Democratic Coalition (PDC) is the oldest and largest Democratic Club in Silicon Valley. The PDC has a long history of promoting Democratic candidates and ideals and is chartered by both the Santa Clara and San Mateo County Democratic Central Committees. The PDC is affiliated with the California Democratic Council, a statewide coalition of grass roots clubs.

The PDC has members throughout Silicon Valley including the towns of Palo Alto, East Palo Alto, Stanford, Mountain View, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Sunnyvale, Cupertino, San Jose, Menlo Park, Redwood City, Portola Valley, Atherton, Woodside, San Mateo, Belmont and San Carlos.



Join us at these upcoming PDC events:


Lunch with Assemblyman Rich Gordon, "Sea Level Rise"

Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Don Giovanni's

Join us 11-1, Saturday March 14, to hear Assemblyman Rich Gordon speak about "Sea Level Rise." This event is open to the public. The lunch will be at

Don Giovanni's Restaurant

235 Castro Street

Mountain View


$25 for PDC Members, $30 for non-members.  Prepay online here. To pay by check, make the check payable to the Peninsula Democratic Coalition and send to  P.O. Box 97, Los Altos, CA 94023-0097. Rich will also take questions, including about current California legislation.

For questions, contact Carol at 650-941-8190

Advancing Women in Politics - March 18, 2015

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 06:00 PM


Advancing Women in Politics

A panel of women elected to public official share their insight on keys to becoming elected, being successful in office, and empowering more women to be engaged in public service and politics.


Presented to you by Gender Equity and Status of Women Committee of the Santa Clara County Democratic Party in partnership with the Peninsula Democratic Coalition, Peninsula Young Democrats, Democratic Activist for Women Now, National Women’s Political Caucus - Silicon Valley, Silicon Valley Young Democrats, Silicon Valley Latino Democratic Forum and Silicon Valley Asian Pacific American Democratic Club.





Cindy Chavez

Santa Clara County Supervisor

Josephine “Jo” Lucey

Cupertino Union School District Vice President

Pearl Cheng

Foothill-De Anza Community College District Board President

Teresa Castellanos

San Jose Unified School District Board Vice President



Darcie Green

DAWN President & Santa Clara County Board of Education President



Wednesday, March 18th


Networking & Registration - 6:00PM

Panel Discussion and Audience Q&A - 6:30-8:00PM



4 North 2nd Street, Suite 200

San Jose, CA 95113



There is street parking available and a parking garage with a flat fee of $5.00. The building is also close to VTA  bus and light rail lines and Bay Area Bike Share stations.