Identify, interview, endorse, and elect Democratic Candidates for local, state, and national office.
Serve our community and neighborhoods by working together with elected officials, community groups, and neighborhood associations
The Eleanor Roosevelt Democratic Club is the official Democratic club of New York State's 74th assembly district, Part D. It is located on the east side of Manhattan, New York City and includes all or part of the neighborhoods of Gramercy Park, Kips Bay, Murray Hill, Tudor City, Turtle Bay, and Midtown East.
We typically hold one meeting on the third Thursday of each month, which are open to all members of the community. We typically welcome our elected officials, candidates for office and prominent citizens and organizations as guest speakers. We also discuss issues of concern, often passing resolutions. We also endorse candidates for office. Additionally, we hold forums, often with other Democratic clubs in the area, on topics that concern us politically and as a community.
Tiffany Townsend   |   Keith Powers
Molly Hollister    |    Aaron Humphrey    |    Ann Levack
Treasurer, Susan Enzer   |   Secretary, Pedro Carrillo
Rick Eggers | Nick Smolney | Edan Unterman
Join our monthly meetings, annual events, and more!
Becoming a member offers you a variety of benefits and opportunity to participate in club activities including:
Eligibility to run for club positions, judicial delegate and county committee
Eligibility to vote during club endorsements and other club votes
Discounted tickets to club events including the annual fundraiser
To become a member, complete a membership form and bring it, along with your check, to our next meeting, or join online.
Alternatively, you can mail your form and payment to the following address:
Eleanor Roosevelt Democratic Club
Murray Hill Station
P.O. Box 1159
New York, NY 10156
January 7 - New Year, New Member Kick-off Celebration
Drinks and food! This will be a great time to catch up with fellow club members and local electeds, as well as to welcome new ERDC members. As is tradition, a small donation will be requested for a local charity. Location: Whitman and Bloom, 384 3rd Ave. Starts 5 p.m.
January 18 - County Committee Division Meeting and Endorsement Vote
Calling all County Committee and Club members! We will vote to fill vacancies in our county committee slate as well as conduct regular club business and review policy agenda for 2018. Location: New Church, 114 E 35th St, 2nd Floor. At 6:30 pm.
January 20 - 74th Assembly Dist. Candidate Forum
With our former Assembly Member Brian Kavanagh now a State Senator to the south, ERDC and sister clubs GSID and Tilden Democrats will host a candidate forum ahead of a special election. Meet the candidates and ask questions prior to the County Committee vote that will determine the Democratic nominee. Location: Seafarer's International, 123 E 15th St. Starts 5 pm.
Governor Andrew Cuomo
US Senator Charles Schumer
US Senator Kristin Gillibrand
US Representative Carolyn Maloney
State Senator Liz Krueger
State Senator Brad Hoylman
State Assembly Member Brian Kavanagh
Mayor Bill de Blasio
Comptroller Scott Stringer
Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer
City Council Member Dan Garodnick
City Council Member Rosie Mendez