BLUE WAVE TIME for Volunteers!

Each of us can help make democracy stronger… in some way.

Volunteer Opportunities for Henderson County Democrats 2021


Learn how to help REGISTER VOTERS and about the changes to MAIL-IN VOTING! LWV has a recorded training session on their website LWV-HC-NC ( – go to RED ARROW at bottom of page (on right) – it will show you the LWV videos. Look for “Voter Registration training”.


VOLUNTEERS are needed as poll greeters for the municipal primaries for Hendersonville at the BOE (Bd of Elections Office) from 9/16-10/1 (M-F) and 10/2 (Sat.).  Anyone can sign up and the schedule is HERE
WE NEED TO BE PRESENT for Early Voting and Primary Election Day!  
If you have questions call Michelle Antalec. 423-314-7908.  

Also beginning October 14th Early voting begins for Henderson County Municipals which will be held at BOE.  A schedule for volunteers will be sent out later in September to sign up to work as Poll Greeters. You can sign up soon!

We need phone callers to make 1100 calls to registered Democrats to get out and vote for Debbie Roundtree and Raphael Morales.  Less than 20% of registered voters vote in a municipal election. Please join us today.  Call 692-6424.  We can continue our Get Out the Vote efforts in a safe way. 
Here are ways precinct officers and volunteers can help:

Sign Up to Make Phone Calls.  We provide training.  It is simple and can be done from  the convenience of your home.  
Write Postcards for Our Candidates.  We’ll make arrangements for you to pick up postcards and stamps (unless you want to provide an in-kind donation).
Share Messaging on Social Media.  We need to spread the word about our candidates and issues that affect us in our communities and state. We’ll provide you with the messaging and other ideas to share.  
… HOW to Volunteer and/or Ask Questions? 
              Call 828-692-6424 or Email us:


CAN you volunteer a space in your yard?

The Henderson County Democratic Party is seeking additional large sign locations on private property along heavily traveled streets and roads.  Here are some parameters:
-Must be in Henderson County, not within a city limit.  Zoning is prohibitively restrictive in cities.
-Must have good visibility in both directions.

We are especially interested in sites in the following places:
Fletcher area; Hwy 64 east of Hendersonville (Chimney Rock Rd); Rt 280 (Boylston Hwy) in Mills River area; Hwy 64 west of Hendersonville (Brevard Rd); Hwy 191 (Haywood Rd.); Hwy 25 N (Asheville Hwy); I-26 frontage; Kanuga Rd; Crab Creek Rd; Little River Rd; Greenville Hwy (25 S); Hendersonville Rd; North &/or South Rugby Rd; Hebron Rd; Finley Cove Rd; Willow Rd; US Hwy 25 frontage.

Contact Bob Hartsell, 206-715-0754 or

Precinct leadership is the heart of the County Democratic Party.
We need leaders/volunteers for these precincts.
Call us today to learn more about how you can help.  828-692-6424

Precinct Leaders Needed Precinct Leaders Needed
Armory Precinct Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary North Blue Ridge Precinct Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary
Brickton Precinct Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary Northeast Precinct Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary
Edneyville Precinct Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary Northwest Precinct Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary
Etowah Valley Precinct Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary Rugby Precinct Chair
Green River Vice Chair Southeast Precinct Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary
Moores Grove Precinct Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary South Mills River Precinct Chair, Vice Chair
If interested in any of these positions, please email Michelle Antalec:

  • Events Team members – to work with the Event Coordinator to schedule, plan, and implement various events throughout the year.  Examples:  Candidate Forums, Community Outreach:  i.e. Voter Registration Events at Apple Festival, Back to School Events, Holly Party Celebration, Chili Cookoff, Fundraiser Events – Time Commitment: varies depending on event.  On average 1-2 hours a month.
  • Volunteer Coordinator – to work with the County Executive Officers on volunteer information, building a list of volunteers to match volunteer interests and skills with: Party activities, events, precincts, Get Out the Vote efforts. Builds communication with volunteers to retain volunteers.  Time Commitment: varies depending on time of year.  On average 1-2 hours per week. 
  • Newsletter:   The HCDP 3vc team needs a newsletter ‘editor’ volunteer who knows (or willing to learn) MailChimp.  If you are a registered Democrat and ready to help with the HCDP Newsletter, please send an email to Jennifer Smith at: or Peri at:
  • Precinct Officers – communicates information to democratic voters in your precinct area.  Plans and communication begin with the Party.  Build a communication tree to share information.  During election times volunteer your interests/skills to canvassing, hosting candidate meet and greets (in person or Zoom), phonebanking, poll greeting, etc… Most all of your GOTV efforts are done through the help and support of the GOTV Team. Time Commitment: 1-2 hours a month; possibly more during weeks leading up to an election.  Required to meet 4x year with your precinct (One Annual Mtg scheduled by County Party, and 3 individual precinct meetings)

Precincts That Need Officers:

Armory Brickton Edneyville Etowah Valley    
Green River Moores Grove North Blue Ridge    Northeast    
Northwest Rugby Southeast    South Mills River   

If you are interested in any of these positions, please email Michelle Antalec at:

Encourage vaccinations! Please volunteer ! This effort started July 1: Please sign up to join our 11th District Eva Clayton Fellow, Wesley Davis, at our Be Loud, Be Blue in CD-11: Give it Our Best Shot Phonebank! Starting Thursday July 1st, we will be calling our neighbors in WNC to encourage them to get vaccinated.

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Advisory Councils. Want to volunteer for a Henderson county Advisory Council position? Democrats needed!
The open positions & link to the County application form are HERE!

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ACTION NEEDEDHelp define / defend the Democratic Party!
We do not need the lies of others to define who we are… we stand for truth, the Constitution, rule-of-law, decency, fair voting rights, a livable wage and so much more. Call out lies when you hear them. We are THE Pro-democracy party.

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Digital Online HELP WANTED on the BAACC (fundraising) Team.
Looking for a volunteer opportunity and a fun and pleasant group to join? The HCDP Fund-Raising team need new members. We are a well-established group and our efforts produce the major source of income for the party. We are looking for a chairperson and a data management individual to maintain all fund-raising records and donor data. (Moderate spreadsheet skills required). If interested, please feel free to call and discuss with Josh Denton, Interim Chair at (803)747-2358 or Peg Price, Data Manager at (828)694-0354 or (850)624-5260. Or, if you are not interested in either position mentioned above but would just like to join the team and get acquainted with what we are all about, same call and we look forward to hearing from you!

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Women Democrats need your skills! More info HERE.

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