About Us

Our Purpose

  • to promote the philosophy and platform of the Democratic Party,
  • to elect Democrats who support this philosophy,
  • to promote participation in the Democratic Party and our nation’s electoral process.
  • We also enjoy the company of other progressive Americans!


… is open to all U.S. citizens in Charlevoix County. Membership in the Michigan Democratic Party (MDP) includes membership in the Charlevoix County Democratic Party (CCDP). If you want to get involved on a local level only, CCDP-only membership is available.

Current County Committee Officers:
Richard Spring – Chair
Beth Freeman – Vice Chair
Jane Rodgers – Treasurer                                                                                          Carolyn Navarre – Assistant Treasurer
Karen Spring – Secretary

County Committee Members:
Trent Kutsch               Hilary Sontag           Beth Freeman
JoEllen Rudolph         Richard Seibert         Liane McGhee                                   
Jim Rodgers               Marilyn Morehead     Sue Stockman
Walt Cherry                 Suzanne Skubick      Laura Ford


We Are Supported

…  solely by member dues and the donations of supporters.  Click here! to donate.

What We Believe In

  • Protecting the United States Constitution
  • A strong and respected United States
  • Freedom from government intrusion in our personal lives
  • Prosperity through a living wage and fair taxes
  • Affordable health care for all
  • Protecting Social Security
  • High quality public education
  • Separation of church and state
  • Safe and secure communities
  • Clean air and water and the preservation of our planet
  • Safe, clean, affordable energy
  • Investing in our state and county infrastructure

Get Involved!

  • Candidate Meet & Greets
  • Help with Get Out the Vote
  • Candidate Fundraisers
  • CCDP Social Events
  • East Jordan Freedom Festival Parade
  • Boyne City 4th of July Parade
  • Charlevoix Venetian Parade
  • Boyne City Stroll the Streets
  • Adopt-a-Highway pickup

We are your friends and neighbors.  Join us to meet other Democrats in Charlevoix County.

A huge thank you to our Adopt-a-Highway Volunteers on our summer pick-up!