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.


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


2017-2018 Executive Board

Emily Ann Ramos, President
Alex Petrosky, Treasurer
Kathy Tran, Secretary
Matt Savage, Political Director
Jesus Salazar, 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:

Agenda – November 20, 2017

Call the meeting into order Welcomes and introductions Guest speaker: South Bay Swing Left Officer reports: President Emily Ramos CYD Tahoe CDP E-board Treasurer Alex Petrosky Secretary Kathy Tran SCC Central Committee Political... READ MORE

Minutes – October 16, 2017

Meeting called into order by President Emily Ramos at 7:14 PM. Welcomes, introductions. Guest speaker: Supervisor Cindy Chavez. Special Presentation: Omar Torres. Officer Reports: President Emily Ramos CYD Tahoe Membership Director Jesus Salazar... READ MORE

Agenda August 21, 2017

SVYD Agenda August 21, 2017 Call to order. Motion to approve of last month’s minutes. Welcomes and introductions Region 7 meeting Guest Speaker: John Hirakawa, candidate for Sheriff Officer Reports: President: Emily Ramos... READ MORE