MoM March 2017: Floriane Murphy Borel

Member of the Month // MYD Itself

Floriane M. Borel is one of the many passionate and progressive MYD members, seeking to organize in today’s boiling political climate. Here’s her story. MYD has seen a spike in membership since November 9, and momentum is rising in our task forces as immigration, housing accessibility, gender equity, and other civil rights remain under attack. […]

2017 Director Applications – Now Open!

MYD Board // MYD Itself

Applications are officially open for 2017 MYD Directorships! 2017 is going to be a challenging and complex year, and we’re looking for some great people to join our team. If you’re interested in getting more involved with MYD and our regular operations next year, take a look at the first round of open positions below! Applications […]

2017 Officer Candidates

MYD Board // MYD Itself

At our next general meeting MYD will hold our annual officer elections!  This meeting will be held Tuesday, November 15th at 7pm. In order to vote in this election you must be a voting member in good standing.  That means you must be up to date on your dues and have attended at least one meeting […]

2017 Officer Applications!

MYD Board // MYD Itself

This November may be the Presidential Election, but more importantly it’s also election time for MYD! Every year, prior to the start of the next year, the members of the club vote for our top leadership.  These positions are the President, Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary (descriptions in Article III).  The officer positions listed will […]

MYD’s 2016 Presidential Endorsement

Election 2016 // MYD Itself // News

The Manhattan Young Democrats are proud to announce our official endorsement of Hillary Rodham Clinton for President of the United States. For more information, please see our full statement, copied below. For months, we’ve listened to the plethora of presidential candidates explain to the country why they deserve to be our next Commander in Chief.  It has […]

New Director Positions – Now Open!

MYD Board // MYD Itself

2016 might be half over, but MYD is just getting started!  That’s why we’re looking for some more 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 will be filled on a rolling basis.  So […]

2016 Secretary Candidates

MYD Board // MYD Itself

  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

MYD Itself // News // Policy

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

MYD Board // MYD Itself

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 […]