YDWA Convention: April 12-14, 2019 in Renton, WA. Register at ydwa.org/convention

Join Us at Our Annual Convention!

YDWA Convention is coming! This year we are holding our convention in Renton, WA. Convention starts Friday night, with a welcome event at Berliner Pub, followed by a day of panels and workshops on Saturday. Saturday evening we’ll have our annual VIP Reception and our Dinner & Awards Banquet. Convention finishes on Sunday with our […]

Photos of YDA delegation members

Help Our Delegation Get to Atlanta For The YDA National Meeting!

Capri, Tyler, and our third amigo (Josie or Arne) are headed to Atlanta for the final meeting of the Young Democrats of America for our elected terms.  Travel costs are proving to be prohibitive and we are asking for your help to support us in getting to this national meeting. Flights may cost up to […]

The 2018 Midterms: About Last Night…. By Mike DeVine, YDWA Tech Director

Look, I get it. The Blue Wave was supposed to be America’s big public rebuke of Trumpism, our chance to show the world that the past two years are not what we are, by way of cathartic landslide victories and eye-popping statistics. Anything less lacks that long-sought sense of relief that reality might, finally, start […]

Nerd Caucus Hackathon 2018

Sign Up Now For The YDWA Nerd Caucus Hackathon 2018!

YDWA’s Nerd Caucus proudly presents their first-ever statewide hackathon! They’ll be hosting from several locations all across the state, and all are welcome! Entry is FREE! Head over to the Devpost page, and reserve your spot today! The YDWA Nerd Caucus believes that tech has the power to transform politics, lowering barriers and increasing participation. […]

Paint the Town Blue with YDWA in Spokane County!

Join the Young Democrats of Spokane County and YDWA on October 20-21 for the latest #PaintTheTownBlue! Come enjoy canvassing, phone banking, elected officials, priority candidates, and much more! It’s a free, incredibly rewarding weekend of action! Register today!

Paint the Town Blue with YDWA in Skagit County!

Join the Young Democrats of Skagit County and YDWA on August 24-26 for the latest #PaintTheTownBlue! Come enjoy canvassing, phone banking, elected officials, priority candidates, and much more! Only $25 for an incredibly rewarding weekend of action! Register today!

Paint the Town Blue with YDWA in Clark County!

Join Southern Regional Director Mike Pond, The Young Democrats of Clark County, and YDWA on July 13-15 for this election cycle’s first #PaintTheTownBlue! Come enjoy canvassing, phone banking, elected officials, priority candidates, and Vancouver’s annual “Pride in the Park,” and much more! Only $25 for an incredibly rewarding weekend of action! Register today!

Open Positions on the YDWA Board

The Young Democrats of Washington has two positions open: Vice President of Communications and Finance Director. 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 October 22, at which point the executive board will share application information and their recommendation with the […]

Apply to be a National Committee Representative!

The Young Democrats of Washington has one of two National Committee Representatives open. 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 September 22, at which point the executive board will share application information and their recommendation with the general board, subject […]

YDWA Convention 2017: What to Expect

  Registered for convention? Here’s what to expect! Thank you for registering for YDWA Convention 2017: #ResistAndPersist. With 175 (!) registered, this is going to be an absolute blast! To make things go smoothly for you all, we put together a FAQ for you before your arrival. It is long, but has important and helpful […]

YDWA 2017 Re-Organization: Declarations of Candidacy!

The Young Democrats of Washington will be re-organizing their Executive and General Board at the 2017 Convention!  All Board positions are up for election. Below you will find a list of candidates who have announced they are running, along with any candidate statements they have submitted. Want more information on the positions and what they […]

YDWA Convention 2017 in Olympia: Resist and Persist!

Our annual convention is April 7th – 9th at the Red Lion Hotel in Olympia! Event schedule Friday April 7th: Welcome reception hosted by Thurston County Young Democrats. Fish tale Brewery  515 Jefferson St SE, Olympia, WA 98501 6-9pm Saturday April 8th: VIP Speakers TBD 6-7pm Hotel Red Lion Dinner Young Democrats of Washington Awards […]