Collin County Young Democrats

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You're empowered at Collin County Young Dems

A high-energy, activist organization, CCYD is where engaged college students start to make political change.  As a member and volunteer, you’ll make connections with other students, government leaders and change-makers that will last a lifetime.  And you’ll acquire life and career skills that will serve you well no matter what career path you choose. 

 

Here are just some of the opportunities available to you through CCYD:

 

Learn the Fundamentals of Running an Influential Volunteer Organization

 

  • Taking the reins and becoming a leader comes naturally for most CCYD members.  And the chance to learn the concepts of leading, motivating, and influencing teams large and small are plentiful .

  • Committee leadership posts change every year in (Outreach, and list of other committees)

 

 

Developing Real World Skills Based on Your Degree Path

 

  • CCYD is the ideal place to use your acquired skills (or learn new skills) including:

    • Marketing & Communications

    • Social Media

    • Issue Advocacy

    • Research

    • Voter Registration

    • Finance

    • Data Analysis

 

  • Learn about government from the inside through our series of meeting speakers

 

Build your Network, including Influential Political Connections

 

  • At CCYD, issue advocacy and campaign-related events occur nearly every week.  Along the way, you will interact with the highest level movers and shakers in local and state government, in the advocacy environment, and within the party.  These leaders can become key to growing your personal and career network

  • As a part of CCYD, you’ll meet the candidates and leaders that match your progressive ideals.  From there, you can expand your interests into political campaigns or issue advocacy.  The opportunities are limitless.