Activist Opportunities

Our mission is to get people elected who will be steadfast in the execution of the core beliefs of the Republican Party: limited government, fiscal and personal responsibility, individual freedom, free enterprise and a strong national defense. If this is your objective too, then you’ve come to the right place to make the best use of your time and talent. Money is welcome too. (See Donate page.)

You can be effective immediately. Below are specific areas, each with a person for you to contact to learn more or offer your time and skills.

Work within your Neighborhood – Help your Precinct Committeepersons (PCs) share information about our candidates

Want to volunteer NOW? Check the Contact Us page for your PCs' contact information and that of the District Captain (DC) and Area Coordinator (AC). They are all volunteer members of the party who organize activity in your neighborhood and house district. Jeffco GOP Central Committe Structure

Your PCs organize events, neighborhood walk campaigns, phone calling, and other activitiess to familiarize their neighbors with GOP candidates and encourage informed decision-making. Contact your PCs and offer to help. They'll appreciate any time you have to give.

Contact: See Contact Us page for Your Precinct’s “Central Committee” contacts.

More Information:  See GOP Bylaws for a full description of the PC's role, or a quick summary of a PC's role here.

 

Be a GOP Poll Watcher.

Democrats and Republicans appoint poll watchers to observe the election procedures. A watcher may stay at one "Voter Service & Polling Center" or visit several throughout the day.

Contact: Headquarters

Work on a Key Project or in Day-to-day Work.

Are you a publicist? A writer? Political activist? Fund-raiser? Educator? Event planner? Website builder? Good on the phone? Do you prefer to help in the office?

Some activists want to work in a particular area such as candidate training or plan and execute a specific event. Others come in a few hours a week to assist callers and visitors and take care of some general office work. Contact us and let’s talk about what you‘d like to do.

Contact: Visit the Contact Us page for key people to contact.

Join the Jeffco GOP Activists Club.

Register on this site to become a Member. It is free. Membership is available to Jefferson County Republicans (i.e. people who choose Republican as their party affiliation in their Jeffco voter registration).

The benefits are:

  • Upcoming activist planning sessions and events will be visible to you on the site's calendar.
  • If you want, we'll send email notifications of such sessions and events.
  • Easy ways to sign-up for activist events.
  • You can add events to the Calendar -- any and all categories.
  • Swift contact with your precinct's Central Committee Members. We give you their phone numbers, addresses and an on-line form to contact anyone directly.
  • Reserve the Headquarters conference area for meetings (no charge). Details here.

To register, go to Join GOP Activists Club here or at the top of any page.  Already logged-in? Then explore the site and we'll display Jeffco GOP Activist Club information to you automatically.

Sign up for Email Alerts.

We'll keep you apprised of key events and issues in which you are interested.  Read more here (opens in new window).

Donate Money.

Our work is 100% funded by local donations, and your support is much needed and wisely spent. Contributions primarily fund office operations, the Precinct Caucuses and communications, and the one part-time paid staff member, the Executive Director.

Donations are not deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes and are subject to federal contribution limits. Contributions from corporations and foreign nationals are prohibited.

To donate money now, please go to the Donate page.

Run for Office.

Let's not forget one of the most important ways to make a difference.  Run for office.  There is good information at the Colorado Secretary of State website, page Information for Candidates, including an updated pamplet How to Run for Office (pdf).

Attend Your GOP Precinct Caucus --- Volunteer to be a Precinct Committee Person or Assembly Delegate.

Republicans hold their Precinct Caucus meetings every two years in your neighborhood. This is where you and your neighbors choose the first level of leadership of the Party (Precinct Committee People), choose Delegates to attend Assemblies and select the Party’s candidates, and submit party platform suggestions.

The next Caucus will be March 4, 2014.  Read More

More Information: See About the Caucus and Assemblies  or  GOP Bylaws

Be an Election Worker.

The Jefferson County Elections Division is looking for registered voters in the state of Colorado to serve in various paid Temporary Election Worker Positions including Election Judge. If you are interested, please contact them: 

  • Email: elections@votejeffco.com
  • Phone: 303-271-8111
  • In-person:      Jefferson County Elections Division     3500 Illinois St., Ste. 1100, Golden 80401