The Silicon Valley Young Democrats (SVYD) pledge to pursue the ideas of liberty, justice and freedom for all regardless of race, religion, sexual orientation, or gender. To stimulate in young people an active interest in government affairs, increase the efficiency of popular government, maintain viability of our free institutions, and contribute to the growth and influence of the ideals and philosophy of the Democratic Party.
We meet on the third Monday of every month at UFCW Hall 240 South Market Street located in downtown San Jose.
2015-2016 Executive Board
Alex Wara, President
Emily Ann Ramos, Membership Director
Charles Wilson III, Treasurer
Kathy Tran, Secretary
Justin Carvalho, Political Director
Officers are elected for one-year terms at the June General Membership meeting. Any member in good standing may run for a position. Please see our bylaws for more information.
I) Welcomes, Introductions II) Speaker: SCCDP Women’s Gender Equity Committee III) Officer Reports: President (Alex Wara) Membership Director (Emily Ramos) Political Director (Justin Carvalho) Secretary (Kathy Tran) IV) Old business: none to report... READ MORE
Meeting called into order by President Alex Wara at 7:09 pm. Motion seconded by Amanda Montez. Welcomes, Introductions Speaker: State Senator Jim Beall Officer Reports: President (Alex Wara) – CYD sign ups Membership... READ MORE
Welcomes, Introductions Speaker: State Senator Jim Beall Officer Reports: President (Alex Wara) Membership Director (Emily Ramos) Political Director (Justin Carvalho) Treasurer (Charles Wilson) Secretary (Kathy Tran) Old Business Community Service project Tahoe Report... READ MORE
Meeting called into order by President Alex Wara at 7:30 PM. The motion to approve and second Agenda is unanimous. I. Welcomes, Introductions II. Guest Speaker: San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo III. Officer... READ MORE