The Young Democrats of Washington has a new position on our board open for applications. To apply, please send your resume and cover letter (on what you would do in the position) to Lakecia.Farmer@ydwa.org. Applications close on August 25, at Continue reading Open Position on YDWA board
The Young Democrats of Washington will be heading to Bellingham for our Paint the Town Blue event August 26-28th. Will it feature the Spark Museum, an interactive musuem featuring electricity? Will we be doorbelling for great state House candidate Sharlaine Continue reading Paint the Town Blue: Bellingham!
By Jake Snell, YDWA Higher Education Caucus Chair With college affordability in the United States at a historic low and the burden on low income students extremely high, higher education is bound to attract a large amount of attention this Continue reading Higher Education Caucus Blog: Higher Education Funding, Clinton’s Tuition Proposal
What does Pride mean? Reflecting on the history and necessity of Queer Pride By Queer and Trans Caucus Chair, Alice T Crowe This last weekend saw the Seattle Pride Parade, where half a million residents partied with rainbows and glitter. Continue reading What does Pride mean? QT Blog & “Becoming Alice” video
This year Washington State will be sending 49 delegates 36 or under to the Democratic National Convention! Meet the six youth delegates who are also leaders in the Young Democrats of Washington: Have you met Noah? Noah is President of Continue reading Meet our National Delegates!
#StopOilTrains Week of Action, July 6-12 By: Ethan Fetz, New YDWA Environmental Caucus Chair July 6, 2016 Today marks the three-year anniversary of when a volatile oil train derailed in Lac-Mégantic, Québec, incinerating the town center and killing nearly 50 Continue reading #StopOilTrains Week of Action, Environmental Caucus Blog
The Young Democrats of Washington has a new position on our board open for applications. To apply, please send your resume and a paragraph on what you would do in the position to Lakecia.Farmer@ydwa.org. Applications close on July 7, at Continue reading Opening on YDWA’s board – apply today!
This past Sunday at Democratic county conventions Young Democrats from five counties across the state. We gathered 405 signatures in Kitsap, Pierce, Thurston, Snohomish, and King Counties. Thanks to all of the Young Democrats who organized and gathered signatures, we were able to gather Continue reading YDWA Gathers Signatures at County Conventions
Every year during the Passover Seder (ceremonial meal celebrating the beginning of Passover) it’s a tradition to dip a finger in your glass of wine and drip ten drops on your plate symbolize the ten plagues that hit the Egyptians. Continue reading What’s Plaguing You?
The Young Democrats of Skagit County has recently reorganized and rechartered with the Young Democrats of Washington. The chapter was very active between 2008 and 2012, but has been on hiatus. On April 3, the chapter adopted their constitution and Continue reading Welcome Back Young Democrats of Skagit County!
Reflections: Challenges and Critiques of the 7th Congressional District YDWA Endorsement Process By Akua Asare-Konadu, Co-chair YDWA People of Color Caucus and Taylor Nelson, YDWA Womxn’s Caucus Chair When the Young Democrats of Washington met at our annual convention in Continue reading Reflections: Challenges and Critiques of the 7th Congressional District YDWA Endorsement Process
Every year at the YDWA convention we hold an awards banquet to honor the hard work of our membership. It is an honor to announce our 2016 Award winners: Noland Hoshino, Honorary Young Democrat Matthew Yoo for planning the YDWA Continue reading YDWA 2016 Awards Recipients