“ Great. Not a whole lot of mingling, but the excitement was there. ”
— Ali on Sep 7, 2012.
“ It was my first 2012 event. So far, so good. ”
— Will on Sep 7, 2012.
“ It's a good start and hope to attract more people as we move forward. ”
— Christina H. on May 14, 2012.
“ Excellent ”
— P on May 13, 2012.
“ This was my first activity with this group but it seems like a good group of like-minded individuals. ”
— Journonya (Slimmer & Loving I. on May 13, 2012.
“ Great! ”
— Michael A. M. on May 5, 2012.
“ Opporunity to share experiences of the campaign. ”
— James A. on Mar 15, 2012.
“ Great group of concerned citizens who want to keep this State and Country heading in the right direction, not back to the 19th century. ”
— Harvey R on Mar 15, 2012.
“ Great way to meet new people and support Obama! Keep hope alive!! ”
— Tyra C. on Jan 29, 2012.
“ We are the ones we have been waiting for. ”
— Paulette J H. on Jan 17, 2009.
“ There is potential here to engage children, teens, and parents from the surrounding community to participate in further projects. It was a great benefit to work with City of Raleigh representatives, and to have the City provide supplies. Everyone had a good time, and we all felt that we had made a positive contribution. ”
— Norma D B. on Jan 11, 2009.
“ This group is dedicated to working toward change! ”
— George & Melanie C. on Nov 21, 2008.
“ It is one of the most organized, passionate groups I know. ”
— Srh47 on Nov 20, 2008.
“ Great meetup group. Awesome people. ”
— Abel on Nov 5, 2008.
“ We need to support Obama and get him into office!!!!! Therefore, we need to all Get Out The Vote!!!! ”
— Elaine on Oct 12, 2008.
“ Time to turn NC Blue! ”
— warren on Oct 1, 2008.
“ The coming election is too close and too important for people to sit on the sidelines, hope for the best and leave the work up to everyone else! This group provides an opportunity to meet and work with like-minded people and to engender a participatory spirit in voters. ”
— Judy A. on Sep 19, 2008.
“ Other should join because change is coming to America and they should want to be a part of it. The Meetup Group is very organized and hard workers looking forward to their futures and the country's future. We need a change in our country and what better time than now. Looking forward to working real hard to help staff and volunteers to turn NC a Blue state. ”
— Mary G. on Aug 3, 2008.
“ Anyone interested in getting involved in the Obama campaign should get involved whether it is this group or another one. ”
— kathy on Jul 21, 2008.
“ This is an excellent place to make your voices heard and create real change in NC. ”
— Sharon on Jul 12, 2008.
“ great way to stay in touch with all the Obama volunteers and supporters and determine what we need to do to turn NC Blue in November! ”
— Lynn H. on Jun 18, 2008.
“ To give a broader/international perspective to this very important campaign. Most Americans, or their ancestors, are from 'somewhere else' and, if we ourselves don't travel, our families let us know how the U.S. is perceived around the world... right now, not good. ”
— Marcia C. on Apr 25, 2008.
“ A great group of people, who are energetic and dedicated to the the Obama campaign. It is wonderful to feel that there are even small things that we can all do to help change this country. ”
— Susan T. on Apr 21, 2008.
“ I feel others should join the meetup because it gives us a chance meet others with whom we have a common bond of activities and beliefs and support. We also can give aid to each other in time of need whether it be for job information, reference for a service, and to help promote one another in business or for an activity. The Meetup is the place to be come and join us and join the fun! ”
— Bridgette T. on Apr 20, 2008.
“ Great people - smart - critical thinkers! ”
— Jodi on Apr 20, 2008.
“ This group provides a variety of opportunities for you to get out and meet people who share in your interests. There is something for anybody and the people are very welcoming and friendly! ”
— Scotia on Apr 2, 2008.
“ For me, this has been an excellent way of putting my words of support for Sen. Obama into action. After joining his campaign online and making donations through his website, I still felt disconnected from the movement locally. The Triangle for Obama group is definately "fired up and ready to go", and I'm glad to be a part of the local effort to make Barack Obama our next president. ”
— Sonja B. on Mar 5, 2008.
“ Great feel, good people. ”
— Faythe C. on Feb 26, 2008.
“ Ardent leadership ”
— Darian on Feb 20, 2008.
“ Carolyn was a great host! I "re-met" a few folks from the debate Meetup at the Metro last week, and a bunch of new (to me) faces. We had our own stat-cruncher and interpreter in Ryan, who scoured all the major political websites and reported juicy trends that CNN wasn't giving us. A great night. ”
— Diane on Feb 6, 2008.
“ This was great. I really had a good time. ”
— Skip de L. on Jan 27, 2008.
“ Hopefully, we will share our thoughts on the bulletin board, perhaps take the time to exchange contact information (after meeting personally) and choose a venue for Super Tuesday to do this again, if possible. By all means, do not be too busy to make newcomers to the group feel at home during meetups (although I recognize the need to do the business at hand of electing Obama). ”
— Darek M. on Jan 26, 2008.
“ Great-- so happy to have found other Obama supporters in this area! ”
— Sasha and Mark M. on Jan 13, 2008.
“ Love the meetup group ”
— Amy on Nov 1, 2007.
“ One of the more memorable and inspiring events in my life. I thought I was ready to do something before, now I know I am. Without a question, I'm fired up! ”
— Josh on Nov 1, 2007.
“ Wonderful varied group of friendly and intelligent people! ”
— Pegeen on Aug 26, 2007.
“ Excited about the possiblities ”
— Roni G. on Mar 6, 2007.
“ Where were you? ”
— Sarah on Jan 28, 2012.
“ We need to increase the participation of citizens. To bring about change everyone needs to take a more active role and assume some of the responsibilities of leadership. ”
— Jamie H. on Jan 17, 2009.
“ We have to win-Obamba. Everyon needs to send e-mail info. to their friends and neighbors. ”
— Henry (Hank) G. on Mar 25, 2008.
“ ?? I didn't connect with any Meetup folks because I didn't now who they were. It would have been cool to talk/sit with them in the ballroom. ”
— ann c. on Mar 29, 2008.
“ The meet up was good. might be a good idea to introduce folks briefly before or after so that we get a closer exchange with new and old comers ”
— Queen Esther S. on Mar 5, 2008.