East Contra Costa Republican Women Federated was founded in 1987, which was then known as the Discovery Bay Republican Club.
2020 Board of Directors
President: Katherine Piccinini
1st. Vice Presidents: Carolyn Graham and Kim Scott
2nd Vice President: Andrea McGinnis
Secretary: Julie DC
Affiliated with the National Federation of Republican Women with close to 80,000 strong, the largest women’s volunteer political organization in the world!
Members of the California Federation of Republican Women with almost 17,000 members representing the largest block in the National Federation.
A club in the Bay Area Region of the Northern Division of the California Federation which is made up of all the Federated clubs in Contra Costa County and adhere to the direction of our Region, Division, State and National Leadership.
Republicans and believe in Republican principles. The Federation is the educational arm of the Republican Party.
To promote and inform the public through political education and activity.
To increase the effectiveness of women in the cause of good government.
To promote a wider knowledge of the principles of the Republican Party.
To encourage active citizenship.
To assist State and County Central Committees to elect Republican Nominees.
To facilitate cooperation among Republican Women’s clubs.
To support the Republican Party and support its principles and candidates.
How We Meet Our Objectives:
Meetings are held monthly (except July & August) the 2nd Thursday of each month at local restaurants starting at 11:30 a.m or evening events which start at 5:30pm. Speakers educate members on local, state and national issues with an emphasis on legislation, current events, and Republican candidates. To join us for a meeting, contact us as reservations are required. RepublicanWomenECC@gmail.com
We are represented in the Advocacy Office in Sacramento by an advocate who presents our position on State legislation our behalf. The Advocacy Office publishes Capital Update, a helpful legislative newsletter available to members at www.cfrw.org
We are also present community events throughout the year. Our members enjoy our Holiday Home Tour and our fabulous September evening fundraiser event, and community outreach voter registration efforts.
We find strength, effective advocacy and voice through our membership.