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2014 - 30th Democrat of the Year Dinner
Please join us in honoring our outstanding Democrate of the Year.
Elk's Lodge, 445 Herrick Avenue, Eureka
Thursday, October 2
No-host reception 6:00 P.M. Dinner 7:00 P.M.
Questions? Please email ways-means [at] humboldtdemocrats [dot] org
Thank you to our generous sponsors
- AFSCME Local 1684 AFL CIO
- Congressman Jared Huffman
- Wesley Chesbro, Assemblymember 2nd District
- Milton J. Boyd
- Mike McGuire for State Senate
- Jim Wood for Assembly 2014
- California Teachers Association
- Carpenters Local #751
- Lee & Chris House
- Patricia Hofstetter & Sally Tanner
- Sofia Pereira for Arcata City Council
- Bergel for Eureka City Council 2014
- Building & Construction Trades Council of Humboldt & Del Norte Counties
- Green Diamond Resource Co.
- Hezekiah Allen
- Diana Berliner
- Ira Blatt & Debbe Hartridge
- Milton Dobkin
- Phylis Geller
- John B. Kulstad & Patricia A. Thomas
- Phillis A. Seawright
- Alexandra Stillman
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Volunteer to be a Poll Worker on Election Day!
Who can be a poll worker?
Any registered California voter
Eligible high school students
What does a poll worker do?
Sets up and closes a polling place
Helps voters understand their rights
Protects ballots and voting equipment
Why be a poll worker?
Get involved in the democratic process
Contribute to your community
Earn extra money
Student Poll Worker Program
California Elections Code section 12302 allows eligible students to be appointed as poll workers on Election Day.
As poll workers, students learn first hand the importance of participating in the electoral process. In addition, they provide much needed support at polling place locations.
In order to eligible to be appointed as a poll worker, a student must be:
A United States citizen;
At least 16 years of age at the time of the election in which he or she will be serving;
A high school student with a grade point average of at least 2.5 (based on a 4.0 scale);
A student in good standing, attending a public or private secondary educational institution.
In addition to gaining experience in the electoral process, students can also earn stipends.