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 fourth 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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July 25, 2022 Agenda

July 25, 2022 SVYD General Membership Meeting Agenda   Meeting will be at 7pm Pacific on Zoom (Meeting ID: 818 7189 9106 | Passcode: g3NE2H).   Call to order Approval of June Minutes Officer... READ MORE

June 27, 2022 Minutes

Erik Poicon calls the meeting to order at 7:06pm.   Ryan Globus moves to approve the May minutes, seconded by Alexander Gvatua. Passes unanimously.    Officer Reports Membership Dir Christophe Survey for meetings:... READ MORE

SVYD 2022 Endorsements


Silicon Valley Young Democrats 2022 Endorsements   Aisha Wahab for Senate District 10 Alex Lee for Assembly District 24 Sylvia Arenas for Santa Clara County Supervisor District 1 Ellen Kamei for Mountain View... READ MORE

June 27, 2022 Agenda


June 27, 2022 SVYD General Membership Meeting Agenda   Meeting will be at 7pm Pacific on Zoom.   Call to order Approval of May Minutes Officer Reports President Allie Hughes Vice President Erik... READ MORE