The Smith Mountain Lake Democrats is a diverse club of like-minded people that provides opportunities for Democrats and Independents in the lake area to come together.
- We encourage participation in the political process in support of candidates and issues congruent with democratic ideals.
- We educate our members and the community on local, state and national issues.
- We highlight community issues that have an effect on quality of life in the communities surrounding Smith Mountain Lake.
Our Democratic Ideals
We are open to new ideas, to people from all walks of life and to those who support a Democratic vision for our community and for America.
- Honest leadership
- Open government
- Human rights
- Clean energy
- Economic prosperity
- Educational excellence
- A healthcare system that works for everyone
- Equality and justice for all
We work with the Democratic Committees in the counties surrounding Smith Mountain Lake, sharing resources to elect Democratic candidates. For more information about Democrats in general and local activities, use the links below and visit our Elections & Voting pages.
- Bedford County Democratic Committee
- Franklin County Democratic Committee
- Pittsylvania County Democratic Committee
- Democratic Party of Virginia
- Democratic National Committee
For information about current club activities, visit our Members section. Join us for social events, community service, and, of course, election activities.
Let’s Go Blue Together
Office at Halesford Center
16483 Moneta Road, Suite J
Moneta, VA 24121
Open 11 am – 3 pm
P.O. Box 897
Hardy, VA 24101
SML Democrats includes members from communities around Smith Mountain Lake: Bedford, Glade Hill, Goodview, Hardy, Huddleston, Moneta, Penhook, Redwood, Union Hall, Westlake and Wirtz.