We accept donations in person, by mail (Plainfield Township Democratic Organization, PO Box 873, Plainfield, IL 60544) or online through ActBlue. We need people to unite and support the candidates and causes that strengthen our democracy. Your support is vital.

A copy of our report filed with the State Board of Elections is available on the Board’s official website or for purchase from the State Board of Elections.


  • The Plainfield Township Democratic Organization (PTDO) is the recognized Democratic Party organization representing the residents of Plainfield Township, Will County Illinois. Plainfield Township Precinct Committeepersons and volunteers are a local resource pertaining to elections, voter registration and Elected Officials.

    For more information or if you desire to get involved with your local Democratic Organization, please email a message with your contact information to

    Remember when you vote, please SUPPORT YOUR DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATES!

  • Important Events for 2016

    Monday, February 29th: Early Voting begins for the March 15th Primary Election

    Tuesday, March 15th: Primary Election (same day registration is now available at your local polling location)

    Monday, April 11th: Plainfield Township Reorganizational Caucus

    Wednesday, April 13th: Will County Democratic Reorganizational Convention

    July 25th through July 28th: 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, PA

    October 24th: Early Voting begins for the November 8th General Election

    Tuesday, November 8th: General Election (same day registration is now available at your local polling location)

  • Voter Information

    Contact the Plainfield Democrats at if you desire to have a local Voter Registrar stop by your home for an in-person voter registration. Two forms of identification are necessary, including a state-issued identification.

    Click here for theIllinois Online Voter Application.

    Local information on polling locations, voter registration, methods of voting (vote by mail, early & absentee voting and same day voter registration & voting) is available at the Will County Clerks website.

  • Meetings

    We usually meet the first Wednesday of each month at Cemeno's Pizza, 1630 Essington Road, Joliet. The room is available at 6:30pm, and the meeting starts at 7pm and usually adjourns by 8:30pm. Cemeno's provides a dedicated server featuring a cash bar, and food service is available.

    When arriving at Cemeno's, please inquire at the front desk to direct you to our meeting room.

    Democratic candiates and elected and party officials, please contact the township chairperson if you wish to address the assembled Plainfield Township Democratic Organization.

    Meetings are subject to change per direction of the Plainfield Township Leadership Team. Efforts will be made to advertise changes in advance, if necessary.

    The January meeting is reserved for precinct committee persons only. No guests, elected officials or candidates are permitted this month, they are Plainfield Precinct Committeepersons or invited by the Chairperson. The date & location will be announced.

    Our meetings this year will be on February 3, March 2, May 4, June 1, August 3, September 7, October 5, and November 2. In April, we will hold a meeting for newly elected precinct committee persons and the Plainfield Township Democratic Organizational Caucus. Note that there will not be a meeting in July.