About Dallas County Young Democrats

The Dallas Young Democrats is an organization open to 14 – 40 year olds that believe in the ideals of the Democratic Party. In other words, we’re young North Texans working for a better tomorrow for everyone in our community. As one of the fastest-growing Democratic clubs in the Dallas area, and one of the largest Young Democrats groups in the nation, our organization offers a unique opportunity for young adults looking to get involved in the Dallas community and politics.

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DFW Meet-N-Greet w/ YDA VP Atima Omara-Alwala

North Texas YDs – Come meet YDA VP Atima Omara-Alwala who is running for YDA President at the 2013 YDA Convention. Find out what Young Democrats of America is all about and Atima’s vision for YDA moving forward.

Join us on Sunday, July 7 at 11:30am at Cafe Brazil (Bishop Arts), 611 N Bishop Ave, Dallas, Texas 75208.

A little about Atima:

Atima Omara-Alwala of Virginia was elected to the position of Vice President at the Young Democrats of America’s (YDA) 2011 biennial convention in Louisville, Kentucky.

Atima, has been an active member of YDA for the last seven years. She previously served as Director of the Mid-Atlantic Region for the last two years and before that served three years as the Chair of YDA’s Women’s Caucus. Atima has also served in state and local leadership within the Young Democrats, including state women’s caucus chair and national committeewoman in the Virginia Young Democrats.

A graduate of the University of Virginia, Atima has spent her time in politics and public service for the last eight years, working for 4 Congressional races, 2 state legislative races, for the unions and other progressive organizations. Currently, she is a graduate student at George Mason University pursuing a masters in public administration and works for a national disability rights group.

Atima, and her fiance Clay, live in Arlington, Virginia.

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DCYD Membership Recruitment Phone Bank

DCYD Membership Recruitment Phone Bank
Saturday, June 22, 2013
DCDP Headquarters, 4209 Parry Ave, Dallas 75223.

Join DCYD for a Membership Recruitment Phone Bank. We will be calling Democratic primary voters under the age of 40 to join the club at our upcoming events. All you need to bring is your cellphone and charger. Please RSVP to david@dallasyoungdemocrats.org if you can make it.

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Jefferson Jackson After Dark

The Dallas County Young Democrats invite you to
2013 Dallas County Jefferson Jackson After Dark
Wednesday, April 24
Bar Belmont (located in the historic Belmont Hotel) – 901 Fort Worth Avenue, Dallas 75208
Suggested contribution: $15

All proceeds benefit the Dallas County Democratic Party.

The Bar Belmont is 1.5 miles from the Hyatt Regency which is hosting the 7th Annual Dallas County Democratic Party Jefferson Jackson Dinner.

This is a great event for young professionals, lawyers, students, youth activists, and those young at heart to meet prominent elected officials in Dallas County including our esteemed judges as well as mix and mingle with other young leaders in Dallas County.

Register Here: http://form.jotformpro.com/form/31015421506944

Questions can be directed to david@dallasyoungdemocrats.org

***List of Sponsors as of April 22***

Judge Dominique Collins
Judge Marty Lowy
Judge Jeff Rosenfeld
Judge Doug Skemp
Judge Kristin Wade
Judge Ernest White
Judge Chris Wilmoth
Judge Tina Yoo Clinton

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Welcome to the new DallasYoungDemocrats.org!

Today, we proudly unveil the new DallasYoungDemocrats.org!


The new DallasYoungDemocrats.org

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DYCD Executive Board Update

Congratulations to the new Dallas County Young Democrats Executive Board!

  • President — Demian Camacho
  • Vice President — Jeff Casper
  • Secretary — Marie Willars
  • Treasurer- Lance Currie
  • Recruitment Director- Chelsea Roe

Go to dallasyoungdemocrats.org/about/officers to learn more about the 2014 DCYD Officers.

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