The Lancaster County Democratic Party, recognizes the basic worth of all people and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, physical handicap, ethnic background or cultural heritage. The purpose of the County Party is to provide the ongoing structure to ensure the election of Democrats to both partisan and non-partisan offices; to retain and recruit Democrats, and encourage potential candidates for public office; and to provide our membership with a forum on matters of political interest. The County Party also provides education and training. The intention of the County Party is to approach its tasks with integrity and honor and to involve as many people as possible in the process. The goal of the County Party is to build a Party whose strength is in its solidarity.