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!
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
Greetings Young Democrats! Do you have what it takes to lead our advocacy team? YDWA is seeking a collaborative worker to assist the VP of Government affairs and Policy Director in managing YDWA caucus leaders and driving forward issue-based advocacy Continue reading Seeking: Advocacy Director to Join Gov Affairs Team
The true winners of the first presidential debate? Democrats! YDWA hosted a watch party at the West of Lenin theater in Freemont and gathered a crowd to hear the Democratic candidates debate policy, explain their voting records, and touch on Continue reading First Presidential Debate and Straw Poll!
The Young Democrats of Washington have three positions on our board open for applications. To apply, please send your resume and a paragraph on what you would do in the position to Lynda.Foster@ydwa.org. Applications close on September 25, at which Continue reading Openings on YDWA’s board – apply today!
Congratulations to two newly elected executive board for local Young Democrat chapters! After three years on the Pierce County Young Democrats board, I was proud to step away and leave the organization in these talented hands. They have big plans for Continue reading Congrats to the new King and Pierce County E-boards!
In November the Young Democrats of Washington’s general board met in Tacoma to set a vision for our future and discuss our priorities for the coming year. I want to say thank you to the 20 young people Continue reading YDWA Board Retreat
Campaigns come in all shapes and sizes. The very first endeavor we took on this year was our #CongressionalSelfie campaign, a campaign to get a selfie with every Democratic member of congress in Washington! It started with Congressman Heck, from the Continue reading #CongressionalSelfie Campaign
Interested in taking a lead in YDWA? We have several open positions we need your help to fill! If you’re interested in either of these roles, please send a paragraph expressing your interest and your resume to Lynda.Foster@YDWA.org. Applications are considered on Continue reading Open positions on the board! Apply to become a caucus leader!
Convention is our biggest fundraiser of the year. It pays for our operating costs, much of our programming, and this year funds our caucus projects. Each sponsor has made a tremendous difference to the success of YDWA’s 2014-2015 board, and Continue reading Shout out to our sponsors – you are the best!
Congratulations to our 2014-2015 YDWA new board members! Over the next week we will update our website to include their pictures and bios so you can learn more about our fantastic team, but until then here are the YDs who Continue reading Proud to Announce YDWA’s New General Board!