Democratic Women--Progressives with a Cause


The Democratic Women of New Hanover County (DWNHC), a chapter of the Democratic Women of North Carolina, was founded in September, 1960.

Any registered Democrat woman can join and pledge to support the principles of the Democratic Party to work toward the election of Democratic candidates. Men are welcome to this group as non-voting members.

Our members support progressive values to move our county, state and country forward. We meet on the 2nd Tuesday of every month. Time and location can be found under Events on our Facebook Page

Mission Statement:

The Democratic Women of New Hanover County, Progressives with a Cause: 1. Support the principles of the Democratic Party 2. Encourage women to seek public office and participate in Democratic Party activities. 3. Initiate and carry out programs and projects on behalf of the Democratic Party and candidates. 4. Integrate with the community to embody the progressive change we want to see in the world.


Democratic Women Officers

President: Cramer Vaughan 336-687-0774
1st Vice President: Kristy Maddox 910-512-6269
2nd Vice President: Jennifer MacNeish 910-538-2083
Treasurer: Siara Divel 704-498-6204
Recording Secretary: Yuna Shin 910-297-2956
Corresponding Secretary: Mimi Marquis 910-883-1093


 * 3rd Vice Chair position is open for a Young/College Dem