Missouri Federation of Women's Democratic Clubs
In order to fulfill the Federation´s purpose and to encourage full participation of women at every level of the Democratic structure, the MFWDC works together with the Missouri and National Democratic Committees, as well as the National Federation of Democratic Women to meet these objectives:
* Build unity
* Organize and network new clubs
* Strengthen participation
* Provide educational programs
* Raise campaign funds
* Contribute to women candidates
* Improve government accessibility
* Encourage Democratic women candidates
* Award scholarships for DNC internships
* Recognize outstanding Democratic women
* Turn out volunteers for campaigns
* Provide a greater voice for women
Missouri Federation of Women's Democratic Clubs (MFWDC) members have many opportunities to gain leadership and advocacy skills, acquire practical working knowledge for life, and develop support systems. Federation membership means women have stronger voices in affecting positive change in their communities and the nation.
The National Federation of Democratic Women (NFDW) was established in 1971 during the Democratic Women's Leadership Conference at the Capitol Hilton in Washington, D.C. The organization was formed as a means of supporting women’s voices within the Democratic Party. The NFDW hosts national and state-level conferences and activities designed to support the extraordinary group of women who support our goals and ideals.
The NFDW has 37 chapters around the country including the Missouri Chapter known as Missouri Federation of Women's Democratic Clubs (MFWDC).
people, all people, and our only qualification for membership is a genuine concern for the welfare of our nation and its citizens. Democrats believe in putting people first, and in doing so, believe that all of our citizens are entitled to ethical, efficient, economical, and responsive government on all levels in the State of Missouri that will improve the quality of their lives.
The Missouri Federation of Women´s Democratic Clubs is founded upon the ideals and principles of the Missouri Democratic Party´s Platform:
"Our state´s Democratic Party embodies the hopes and dreams of Missourians aspiring to better themselves, their families and their communities. We are a party of the