WHO WE ARE
We are registered voters in Citrus County, Florida, who support a progressive platform for our local government, our state government, and the country.
We welcome you to join us, regardless of your race, religion, gender identification, or any of the labels that have become so prevalent in today's world!
The West Citrus Democrats work together to support progressive candidates and policies for our local, state, and national governement.
We work together to support our local platform, which is detailed on our About Us! page.
Join us on Saturday, November 11 at the Riviera Mexican Restaurant on Suncoast Highway. Gather at noon to enjoy a self-pay lunch with like thinkers. Then enjoy a talk with Chris King, Democratic candidate for Governor of Florida. The business meeting, for members only, will follow Mr. King’s presentation.
Born in Orlando, King is a third-generation Central Floridian. He graduated from Harvard University and earned his law degree from the University of Florida.
Over a dozen years ago, with the idea that businesses had a responsibility to do well and do good, King and his brother started Elevation, a company that provides seniors the state and southeast affordable housing options,
With his family. King started several charitable efforts to serve their community including the Elevation Scholars program, which provides college scholarship opportunities to low-income students in Orange County. The Elevation Global Initiative funds family farming and Environmental Efforts in Haiti, entrepreneurship training in East Africa, and prisoner rehabilitation in prisons. He also helped launch the Elevation Academy, a school in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo that serves 700 low-income students.
King attributes his commitment to service to his family and faith. His father. David King, led the successful battle against illegal gerrymandering in Florida, His mother has been an advocate for patient-first healthcare for 30 years, serving as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Orlando Health, a non-profit family of hospitals in Central Florida, and as one of the early founders and first chairman of Grace Medical Home, an award-winning free and charitable clinic in Orlando.
King met his wife Kristen when he was 15 years old — they were high school sweethearts. Chris and Kristen are raising their three children in the Orlando area.
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507 N. New York Ave, suite 300
Winter Park, FL 32789
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