KYD 2014 Convention updates

I’m so excited we are holding the 2014 KYD Convention in my hometown of Covington, KY. Covington has so much to offer our group: a wonderful hotel, great restaurants and nightlife and so many supportive Democrats. We are going to have a great convention and I hope you and your chapter will join us!

We have so much information to share, so please read below if you plan to join us or charter your KYD chapter in 2014:

  • Registration is open for KYD Convention. If you register before January 15, cost is just $35. More information can be found here regarding hotel and schedule.

  • If you are interested in nominating an individual for YD of the Year or KYD Alumni of the Year, or a chapter for Chapter of the Year, College Chapter of the Year, or High School Chapter of the Year, please send your nomination by January 10, 2014 to KYD National Committeewoman, Lauren Ingram at Lauren@KyYoungDems.com. Please include your full name, the full name of the chapter individual, contact information, and reasons you think the person or group is deserving of the award.

  • Are you interested in running for office at the 2014 KYD Convention in Covington on February 1-2?  If so, fill out this form and return it by January 2, 2014.  Either e-mail it to KYD at PO Box 486, Lexington, KY 40588 or e-mail it to KYDChartering@gmail.com.

If you are a chapter president or leader, please read through this information for facts on chartering, amendments to the KYD Charter & Bylaws, and submissions of Convention Resolutions.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me. Don’t forget, registration for the KYD Convention 2014 is open. Numbers are limited, so register today! 

Thank you, 

Liz Fossett

President, Kentucky Young Democrats

12/26/2013 at 11:14 am 1 comment

2014 KYD Awards

If you are interested in nominating an individual for YD of the Year or KYD Alumni of the Year, or a chapter for Chapter of the Year, College Chapter of the Year, or High School Chapter of the Year, please send your nomination to KYD National Committeewoman, Lauren Ingram Lauren@KyYoungDems.com.

Please include your full name, the full name of the chapter individual, contact information, and reasons you think the person or group is deserving of the award. Submissions are due by January 10, 2014.

12/16/2013 at 2:14 pm Leave a comment

Information for Chapter Leaders for 2014 KYD Convention

Charter Applications:  Please remember that your chapter charter application is due to the Credentials Committee byJanuary 2, 2014.  Submit your charter applications online here.  For more information, contact Convention Credentials Committee Chair, Colene Elridge, at KYDChartering@gmail.com
 
Amendments to the KYD Charter & Bylaws:  Any proposed changes to the KYD Charter & Bylaws should be submitted to Convention Rules Committee Chair Travis Scott, travis.mc.scott@gmail.com, by January 2.  This will also the Rules Chair enough time to organize and submit the proposed amendments to chapters for review prior to convention.   
 
Convention Resolutions:  Is there an amazing YD Alumni in your area you think we should honor?  Or a position you would like to see our convention support or adopt?  Please submit any proposed Resolutions to Convention Resolutions Committee Chair Sierra Enlow, sierra.enlow@gmail.com, by January24. 

12/08/2013 at 11:38 am Leave a comment

2014 Officer Form for KYD

Are you interested in running for office at the 2014 KYD Convention in Covington on February 1-2? Click here for the form that must be filled out and returned to by January 2, 2014. 

12/08/2013 at 11:37 am Leave a comment

KYD Convention 2014

KYD Convention 2014

Register now! https://secure.actblue.com/page/kyd2014

11/25/2013 at 1:53 pm Leave a comment

December 7 – GOTV!

Did you know we have TWO special elections coming up on Tuesday, December 10? The KYDs have a GOTV day on Saturday, December 7 to help out both Kim Humphrey, candidate for State House District 7, and Reggie Thomas, candidate for State Senate District 13.
 
Both canvasses will begin at 10:00 am and end at 2:00 pm. KYDs will provide a small breakfast before and lunch after.
 
To help with Reggie’s campaign, please meet at Fayette County Headquarters at 431 S. Broadway in Lexington, KY.  RSVP on Facebook here.
 
To help with Kim Humphrey’s campaign, please meet at 920 Frederica in Owensboro, KY. RSVP on Facebook here.
 
We hope you can make it. It is so important to keep these seats in the hand of Democrats as we go into 2014! Please email me if you have any questions.

11/25/2013 at 1:46 pm Leave a comment

Reminder: Emerge Scholarship Applications Due November 10

Dear Liz,

Remember that the deadline to apply for Emerge Kentucky, a political leadsership training program for Democratic women in the state, is November 10th.  If you are interested in running for office, this an opportunity you should not miss!  To apply to the program, please visit the Emerge website.

Two partial scholarships will be awarded to KYDs who are accepted into the Emerge Kentucky program. To have a chance at one of the partial scholarships, please send your resume to andrea@kyyoungdems.com byNovember 10th.  Once applications have been accepted by the Emerge Kentucky program, scholarship applications will be reviewed and interviews will be conducted.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Sincerely,

Liles Taylor
Vice President of Programming
KYDs

10/15/2013 at 2:52 pm Leave a comment

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