MYD’s Statement on Orlando

All of us have been touched in some way by the events of this weekend in Orlando, some much more than others.  Unfortunately, tragedies like this more and more seem to simply result in the same hollow platitudes.  But that will not happen this year.  Stand with the Manhattan Young Democrats this election season as we continue to […]

2016 Secretary Candidates

  We will be holding an election for a new Secretary our next general meeting!  This meeting will be held Tuesday, June 21 at 7pm. The candidates for Secretary are Ed Manzi, and Alecia McMahon.  Their Applications are attached below.                      In order to vote in this election you must […]

MYD’s Statement on Transgender Bathrooms

The Manhattan Young Democrats stand with the President in his call that all schools treat their students with respect, consistent with their gender identity.  We are proud that New York State is not following the lead of the states that have filed a lawsuit objecting this directive. For further information, please see our official statement, […]

2016 Secretary Application – Now Open

Unfortunately, our current Secretary has decided to resign her position, due to personal circumstances.  Therefore, as was announced at our general meeting last night, we will be holding an election for her replacement at our next general meeting. The meeting to elect a new Secretary will be held Tuesday, June 21 at 7pm. To run for this position you […]

MYD’s Statement On CUNY Funding

The Manhattan Young Democrats stand with the CUNY University Student Senate, and call for the Governor to rescind his proposal to cut CUNY’s state funding. For further information, please see our official statement, copied below.   Dear Governor Cuomo: The Manhattan Young Democrats strongly oppose your proposal to cut state funding for the City University […]

2016 Director Applications – Now Open!

Applications are officially open for 2016 MYD Directorships! 2016 is going to be a big year, and we’re looking for great people to join our team. If you’re interested in getting more involved with MYD this year, take a look at our open positions below. Applications for the positions listed are due by Tuesday, December 22nd […]

Constitution & By-Laws Changes – For Review

Hello everyone! We’ve got some exciting news. One of the major goals our President set for the Executive Board this year was to give our governing documents a makeover and to bring them up to speed with the current state of the organization.  So, for the last several months, our Board has been hard at work […]