Riverwards Area Democrats


Welcome!  We are an independent Democratic political organization for wards 5, 18, 31, and 25 in Philadelphia.

Our purpose:

  • To bring together like-minded people as members to increase social connection, increase participation in and understanding of the political process, and increase neighborly affection in the Riverwards.
  • To support open and democratically-run Democratic ward organizations in the Riverwards Area.
  • To support the election of progressive candidates in the Democratic primary, and the election of progressive candidates in the general election.
  • To serve as a forum for the discussion of public questions on all levels of government and society, and as a forum for introducing candidates for office to the members of the Organization and the general public.