Summit County Young Democrats (SCYD) is the official youth organization of the Democratic Party in Summit County. It is the local county chapter of the Ohio Young Democrats (OYD) and the Young Democrats of America (YDA).
SCYD has consistently been an influential local chapter in the state of Ohio with has a history of delivering results and having a real impact in Democratic campaigns. The diverse roster of members from across Summit County ranges from first time attendees with an interest in politics to elected officials. It also includes Young Democrats who engage in politics and government for a living.
The organization offers fantastic networking and learning opportunities that cannot be understated. SCYD meets on the first Thursday of the month at 6:00 PM at Democratic Headquarters in Akron. Participants often meet socially after the meetings. SCYD also meets on the third Thursday of the month at 7:00 PM at various locations in the county for a fun social outing. Check the Calendar or sign up for our emails for the upcoming location.
SCYD is a great place to make new friends and network with other progressive young people. We hope you'll join us for the fun! To learn more about SCYD, please visit our Facebook Page or our Facebook Group!