Want to build the Democratic Party? Work to put Democrats in office?  Create networking opportunities for students and young professionals in your area?  Engage your peers on the importance of getting involved with the political process?  Improve the quality of life of your neighbors?  Register new voters and turn out the youth vote?  Encourage issue awareness and activism?  Then join a Young Democrats chapter near you!

Start a Chapter

If you've looked through our list of active chapters and don't see one in your county or school, we'd love to help you start one! Apply for a Chapter charter using our online form. In the interim period after the 2019 Kentucky Young Democrat convention, the chartering fee is free. A $50 chartering fee will be assessed to all chapters at the 2020 annual convention. If you have an questions contact Ariana Velasquez, Vice President of Recruitment. 

County Chapters


Boyd County Young Democrats

Lauren Tussey

Fayette County Young Democrats

Christopher Couch

Franklin County Young Democrats

Jason Hart

Hancock County Young Democrats

Johnnie Huff

Louisville Young Democrats

Logan Gatti

Young Democrats of Perry County

Brittany Fields

Powell County Young Democrats

Jarrett Rose

Shelby County Young Democrats

Clayton Brown

Woodford County Young Democrats

Meredith Downey

Young Democrats of Henderson

Jacob Martin



Regional Chapters


Buffalo Trace Young Democrats

(Counties: Mason, Fleming, Bracken, Robertson, & Lewis)

Tyler McHugh

Daniel Boone Young Democrats

(Counties: Estill, Lee, Wolfe & Breathitt)

Zachary Rice

Northern Kentucky Young Democrats

(Counties: Boone, Campbell, & Kenton)

Sarah Lowe

West Kentucky Young Democrats

(Counties: Calloway, Graves, Livingston, Marshall, & McCracken)

Julian Roberts Robinson


College Chapters


University of Kentucky College Democrats

Cameron Newton

Morehead State College Democrats

Zachary Rice

University of Louisville College Democrats

Alexa Meza

Transylvania University College Dems

Lydia Baggett

Previously Chartered Chapters

Lincon Trail (Counties: Hardin, Larue, Nelson)

Big Sandy (Counties: Johnson, Lawrence, Martin)

Southeastern Kentucky (Counties: Knox, Bell, Laurel, Whitley)

Georgetown College

Anderson County

Daviess County

Harrison County

Jessamine County

Magoffin County

Marion County

Menifee County

Nelson County

Perry County

Pike County

Scott County