To engage Latinos and resources more effectively in civic, political and public service to help our community’s socio-economical development.
LDC is dedicated to the development, promotion and implementation of policies and legislation that represent and affect the Latino community.
LDC advocates for Democratic values, progressive issues and candidates at local, state and national levels through a variety of mechanisms such as campaign consulting and training; community education and action; grassroots organizing; lobbying; and fundraising.
LDC believes in returning the power of our democracy to our citizens and, as is envisaged in our constitution, a government of the people, by the people and for the people.
LDC will promote the needs for education and economic development of the Latino community.
Specifically the Club Supports:
- Progressive Democratic Party candidates, with an emphasis but not limited to Latino candidates, at the local, state, and national levels through a variety of mechanisms, including, voter registration efforts, fundraising, candidate endorsement and campaign training;
- Promotes progressive Democratic Party principles and policies through community education and action and grassroots organizing;
- Working families and promotes the right to vote for all U.S. citizens; and
- A strong and vibrant organization, rich in human and financial resources, to achieve the mission.
We stand for human rights and social justice. We believe in equal opportunity without the exclusion of any citizen or resident. We are committed to the rule of law and public election of governmental officeholders by Democratic process. We believe that the voting franchise gives us the power to effectuate change and ensure the human rights and social justice will not become subverted by an unjust government as the founding fathers of the Republic had envisioned. We encourage action and the fair sharing of responsibility for the improvements of our community and society as an integrated whole.