Democratic Women's Council of Horry County
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or contact :
Sally P. Howard for more information at:

Welcome to the    
Democratic Women's Council 
of Horry County 
We meet the third Thursday each month at 5:30 p.m.
Luigi's Trattoria
503 61st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach 
(off King's Highway)

Next meeting Thursday, May 19

Speaker: Kaitlin Sidorsky, Ph.D. 
Assistant Professor, Department of Politics and Geography, CCU

Dr. Sidorsky teaches courses in American National Government and Gender and Politics. Her thesis topic was "One Way or Another? Understanding Women's Paths to Appointed and Elected Office"--a topic near and dear to our hearts.

DWC Membership is open to all women who are registered voters in Horry County for $20 per year. Associate memberships are available to men who are Horry County registered voters and to all registered voters not residing in Horry County for $10 per year. Membership form (please use this one, not the one at the bottom of the page.)

Our annual project is a Scholarship Essay Contest
for Horry County high school seniors.
ANNOUNCING 2016 CONTEST--Deadline 4/30
Theme: Why More Democrats in office mean a brighter future for me.

Download Rules/Criteria and entry form.
Read all of the 2015 winning essays here.

Seated: 2015 Scholarship Winners: Ana Mince, Thomas Kellogg
Standing: SCDWC President, Susan Smith; DWCHC Officers--Treasurer, Sally P. Howard; 2nd VP, Dora Graham; 1st VP, MaryEllen Greene; President, Pam Heller  

Interesting  news from around the  web

DWCHC is now on Facebook--
There's lots to "like"

​In memory of Lesley Gore, who passed away 2/16/2015, the PSA from her hit, You Don't Own Me.

First World Problems

For information about the new Voter ID bill and its impact on SC voters 

CONGRATULATIONS TO JOAN FURLONG, Horry County Democratic Party Chair, --Winner of County Chair Award at this year's state convention 

CONGRATULATIONS TO SUSAN SMITH, Southern Regional Director/ National Federation of Democratic Women