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; to increase the efficiency of popular government and maintain the viability of our free institutions; and to 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.

currently still virtual, on Zoom


Stay tuned for endorsements as we look forward to the 2022 elections!

2021-2022 Executive Board

Allie Hughes, President

Erik Poicon, Vice President

Mustafa Arshad, Political Director

Christophe LaBelle, Membership Director

Ryan Globus, Finance Director

Ali Sapirman, Communications 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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April 25, 2022 Agenda

April 25, 2022 SVYD General Membership Meeting Agenda **Trigger warning: this meeting will include discussions of domestic violence and sexual harassment** Call to Order Approval of minutes March 28, 2022 Minutes Officer reports... READ MORE

March 28, 2022 Minutes

March 28, 2022 General Membership Meeting Minutes   Allie Hughes calls the meeting to order at 7:05pm.   Early announcement from Andrew Crockett: Volunteer form for assessor campaign https://forms.gle/8fBHW3EXsjNwkuwN8 . Donations to https://secure.actblue.com/donate/elect-crockett-santa-clara-county-assessor-2022-1... READ MORE

March 28, 2022 Agenda


March 28, 2022 SVYD General Membership Meeting Agenda   Call to Order Approval of minutes February 28, 2022 Minutes Officer reports Acting President: Allie Hughes Membership Director: Christophe Labelle Finance Director: Ryan Globus... READ MORE