As the second largest county in the state, San Diego plays a critical role in the statewide landscape and recent demographic shifts in the region have created new possibilities. In more recent years, the region has begun to shift politically, thanks to a wave of strong community and labor organizing.
California Calls’ anchor in San Diego has focused on voter engagement and grassroots organizing efforts in precincts with high concentrations of people of color, particularly the growing Asian/Latinx populations and predominately African American neighborhoods. These districts overlap with large concentrations of low income and infrequent voters.
Alliance San Diego focuses on building coalitions to promote social justice and social change. Hundreds of Alliance San Diego volunteers have brought tens of thousands of voters into the election process. In a county with nearly 1.5 million voters but regular participation rates of only 60%, their efforts have made a decisive difference in election after election. Their areas of expertise include strategic organizing, public policy advocacy, immigration reform and educational equity.
3750 30th St.
San Diego, CA. 92104