Engaging, Educating, and Electing Democrats

The Lamorinda Democratic Club (LDC) is dedicated to engaging, educating, and electing Democrats!  Founded in the 1950’s, we are one of California’s oldest grassroots Democratic clubs as well as one of the largest in the state, with a roster of associates in excess of 500 and a paid membership of over 250. Our members are among the most active volunteers, having raised and contributed significantly with funds and educational efforts on behalf of Democratic candidates, ballot campaigns and other efforts that advance our core Democratic values. We are a chartered member of the Democratic Party of Contra Costa County and a leading member of the United Democratic Campaign of Contra Costa County. Our geographic focus consists of the communities of: Lafayette, Orinda, Moraga and Walnut Creek.

Our Core Values

We are actively committed to:

  1. Championing social justice, civil rights, and the common good
  2. Promoting diversity
  3. Stewardship of our environmental and natural resources
  4. Endorsing foreign policy that is based on international cooperation and strategic alliances
  5. Protecting an individual’s right to make his/her own health care decisions
  6. Supporting campaign finance reform
  7. Establishing a progressive economic structure
  8. Achieving expansive gun safety legislation
  9. Advancing universal, high-quality public education and health care
  10. Securing a strong social “safety net”


Click here to read our current by-laws.