Desert-Stonewall Democrats
LGBTQ POLITICAL ACTION ORGANIZATIONAdvancing Equal Rights for all People

October Meeting

Our regular October meeting will be Tuesday October 17, starting at 6:00 pm at Mizell Senior Center (480 S Sunrise Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262). The speaker will be Neil Grungas, the founder and CEO of ORAM (Organization for Refugee, Asylum & Migration).

Neil Grungras is a worldwide recognized expert and thought leader on particularly vulnerable refugees who will talk about ORAM’s work with LGBT refugees.

See our Facebook event page for more details.

We look forward to seeing you there!


On Sunday, October 29, 2017, the Riverside County Democratic Party will present their annual Gary H. Bosworth Awards Luncheon. In the years since its inception, this annual event has become legendary, and this year it will offer the perfect Democratic "Trifecta" of guest speakers: California Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon, California Senator Toni Atkins and California Democratic Party Chair Eric Bauman.

Tickets are available from the RCDP.


November 21: Our panel will discuss DACA and ongoing efforts to protect dreamers.


Save the date of November 18, 2017 for the very first Desert Hot Springs Pride Festival at Cabot's Pueblo Museum
The festival will be free to the public welcoming the LGBT community and supporters from throughout Southern California and beyond. DSD will have a voter registration and information booth there. If you'd like to help staff it, please contact us.

Also save the date of December 5, 2017 for our annual Members' Holiday Party. Watch for further announcements as details are finalized.