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Welcome to the Staten Island Democratic Association (SIDA) Website    


SIDA was the first New York City political club with a website.

Our online presence dates back to 1995.


Founded in 1961, SIDA is Staten Island's oldest, largest and most progressive Democratic Club. 


Our meetings feature local & national politicians, media personalities, consultants, authors, activists

& lots of spirited discussion.


We engage in advocacy for candidates, causes & issues. 



 "I hold it, that a little rebellion, now and then, is a good thing, and as necessary in the 

 political world as storms are in the physical." Thomas Jefferson, 1787


Most Recent Newsletter


Click Here for footage of MSNBC Lawrence O'Donnell & other video of SIDA Annual Dinner


BRT Letter  


Save the Date!  Annual Picnic Sunday July 19 Willowbrook Park 11:30 a.m. -5:30 p.m.




 For more information contact

President Joann Olbrich

(347) 838-1231










Next Meeting 

8 p.m.


June 19, 2015


Charlie Brown's Steakhouse

1001 Goethals Rd North


Guest Speaker: 

Clare Donohue

Sane Energy Project