Join Women of the Fifth's forum with the four candidates running for Fifth Congressional District Democratic nomination! We’ll be gathering with Leslie Cockburn, Ben Cullop, RD Huffstetler, and Andrew Sneathern on Sunday, March 4 from 5pm to 6:30pm at Burnley Moran Elementary School at 1300 Long St, Charlottesville, VA 22901.
On February 23, Women of the Fifth welcomed former Virginia Secretary of Education Anne Holton. Secretary Holton, an education advocate, judge, lawyer, former First Lady of Virginia, and the wife of Senator Tim Kaine, helped us kick off our issue action teams as she led an informal happy hour conversation about the future of public... Continue Reading →
Women of the Fifth has developed information about the caucus process to select our Fifth District Democratic Congressional candidate. Make plans to make your voice heard! Download the document here!
February 6, 2018 - Women of the Fifth in Richmond thanking Delegate Toscano for his leadership on redistricting reform. Stay tuned for an upcoming event where we’ll learn how we can support efforts by #onevirginia2021 to end political gerrymandering in our commonwealth!
Women of the Fifth, we are off to an awesome start! More than 100 of us packed the house last night--and more than 250 watched online-- to learn this key fact: WE CAN FLIP THE FIFTH!! Huge thanks to Ridge Schuyler and Linda Perriello for the statistics, the anecdotes, and the encouragement. We are ready... Continue Reading →
Wednesday, January 24 at 7 PM Fry’s Spring Beach Club | 2512 Jefferson Park Ave, Charlottesville, Virginia 22903 Join us for a presentation and discussion “Understanding the 5th District” on January 24th at 7pm at Fry’s Spring Beach Club. Linda Perriello and Ridge Schuyler, former District Director under Congressmen Tom Perriello, will give an overview of the... Continue Reading →