Emerge California Events


Trailblazer Trivia Night
Join us for a fun evening of virtual trivia!
 5.13.20 |  Zoom

A special thank you to our Shirley Chisholm Sponsor, Emerge California Board Member and former Santa Barbara County Supervisor the Hon. Susan Rose for making this event possible.

Emerge California women are trailblazers and they are showing true leadership during this unprecedented time. Over 100 Emerge California alumnae are currently in elected office, working harder than ever and taking bold action on behalf of their communities.

Join Emerge California for an evening of “Trailblazer Trivia” to help sustain our movement and ensure compassionate, strong and bold Democratic women continue to run and win elected office across California.

REGISTER as an Individual Player ($10) or a 2-5 person Trivia Team ($40) today! Or register to Observe the event ($10+)

SPONSOR Trailblazer Trivia – Every sponsor gets their own Trivia Team!

Can’t attend Trailblazer Trivia but want to help sustain Emerge California’s movement? Support from afar today!

Postponement Notice
Annual Southern CA Reception
*New Date coming soon!*

After careful consideration, out of an abundance of caution, we are postponing the reception to respect those with concerns about the community spread of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19). We will update the website in the coming weeks to confirm the *new* date for the 2020 Annual Southern California Reception.

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Class of 2020 Welcome Reception
Meet the new Emerge California Class of 2020!
 1.25.20 |  Oakland

Join us as we welcome nearly 70 women from across the state into the Emerge California candidate training program. Meet the new class of 2020, and fellow Emerge California Alumnae and elected officials!

Over 100 Emerge California alumnae hold elected office, from school board to the state legislature. Come meet your next elected official in the making and show your support for Emerge California!

The Honorable Malia Cohen, Chair of the State Board of Equalization, will be joining us to welcome the Class of 2020. After training with Emerge California, she made her way through the political pipeline and knows what it takes to run!

Breaking Barriers Brunch Reception
9.22.19 | San Francisco
Join us this fall as we come together to celebrate the 92 Emerge California alumnae who ran for office in 2018, recognize those who broke barriers in their races, and commit to work together to continue to elevate Democratic women in elected office in California. Enjoy an open-air rooftop reception designed for mixing and mingling.

Meet Emerge California Welcome Reception
9.10.19 | San Jose

Join hosts Santa Clara County Supervisor Susan Ellenberg and California Water Commissioner and Emerge California Advisory Council Member Teresa Alvarado in welcoming the incoming Executive Director Melanie V. Ramil, and Northern California Program Director/Director of Development Sierra DeSalvia.

Learn about Emerge California from staff and alumnae and find out how you can get involved.

Emerge California Recruitment Tour
It’s Our Turn!

7.12.19 – 9.10.19 

Annual Capitol Reception
A New Day
5.14.19 | SacramentoCelebrate new women leaders across the state, new leadership at Emerge California,
and a new status quo in the making!
Welcome the new Central Valley Class of 2019!