Our Mission

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.

Meetings

We meet on the third Monday of every month at 7 PM with certain exceptions.
Location:
Santa Clara County Democratic Party Headquarters
2901 Moorpark Ave #110, San Jose, CA 95128

 

2016-2017 Executive Board

Emily Ann Ramos, President
Charles Wilson III, Treasurer
Kathy Tran, Secretary
Matt Savage, Political Director
Ian Crueldad, Membership 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.

SVYD Bylaws
View California Young Democrats (CYD) Bylaws
Past executive board

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Event Calendar:

Endorsements 2016

Ballot Measures: 1) Support for Measure AA “Save the Bay” 2) Support “Opportunity to Work” City of San Jose 3) Support “Measure A”: Santa Clara County Affordable Housing Bond 4) Support “Measure B”:... READ MORE

Agenda – May 15, 2017

I. Welcomes II. Guest Speaker: Sue Russell from LWV III. Officer Reports President: Emily Ramos – After Party Update – Nominations Political Director: Matt Savage – Quick update on advocacy issue Secretary: Kathy... READ MORE

Job posting – Field Rep Position

Senator Jim Beall seeks candidates for a Field Representative for District Office The Field Representative will act as a liaison between the Senator and constituents, district organizations, local governments, and state agencies. Responsibilities... READ MORE