Press Releases

Sep 19 2016

Oakland, CA – Emerge California has elected Josefina Ramirez Notsinneh and Janice Rocco to its Board of Directors. Both are public policy experts based in Sacramento.

 

Feb 16 2016

San Diego, CA – Emerge California launched operations in Southern California last year and is hosting its first reception this Saturday in San Diego. The organization, which recruits and trains Democratic women to run for office, will be holding a training and reception this weekend.

Jan 22 2016

Los Angeles, CA – In a city of nearly 3.8 million, only one woman sits on the fifteen-member Los Angeles City Council. Emerge California, which recruits and trains Democratic women to run for office, is working to fix the gender disparity in political office that exists here and across the state. The organization is hosting its Los Angeles Reception on Saturday night.

Dec 2 2015

San Francisco, CA – Forty-nine women were chosen for Emerge California’s Class of 2016 following a rigorous selection process. Over the next four months, they will participate in Emerge CA’s intensive training program for Democratic women who want to run for office.

Oct 22 2015

Los Angeles, CA – While women represent over 50% of California’s population, only 27% of our elected officials are women. Emerge California, which recruits and trains Democratic women to run for office, is working to change that. The organization is hosting its Annual SoCal Event in Los Angeles next Tuesday night.

Sep 28 2015

San Francisco, CA – Here in the Bay Area, men are working hard to get women elected to office. Emerge California, which recruits and trains Democratic women to run for office, will honor those men at its annual fall mixer at Hawthorn in San Francisco.

Aug 27 2015

Oakland, CA – When graduates of Emerge California run for office, their win rate is nearly 70%. The organization, which recruits and trains Democratic women to run, opens its application process today for the Class of 2016 with programs in both Northern and Southern California. The deadline for submitting applications is October 9, 2015.

Jun 17 2015

Los Angeles, CA – Eighteen women from Southern California are now ready to run for office and help close the gender gap in state electoral politics. The class graduates this Saturday after completing a seven-month training program with Emerge California, which recruits and trains Democratic women to run for office.

Jun 10 2015

San Francisco, CA – Twenty-seven women from Northern California are now ready to run for office and help close the gender gap in state electoral politics. The class, which graduates this Saturday, completed a seven-month training program with Emerge California. The organization recruits and trains Democratic women to run for office.

Jun 8 2015

San Francisco, CA – In a state where only 27% of elected officials are women, Emerge California will honor two of those outstanding women leaders this Thursday evening at The City Club of San Francisco.

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