About this Event
Join MYD at our biggest event of the year where you can recognize incredible young progressive honorees, get to know your elected representatives, and network with fellow young professionals!
WHEN: Thursday, September 17, 2020
TIME: 7:00 – 9:00 PM
WHERE: Link to Live Event(Sent in Email Day of Event)
MASKS: All event ticket purchases come with at least one mask. Masks will be sent to the shipping address provided in the order. If no shipping address is provided, masks will be sent to the home address provided.*
7:00 PM – MYD Welcome & Opportunities for Political Engagement
7:30 PM – Honoree Award Acceptances
8:15 PM – Breakout Rooms (Meet Your Neighbors/Elected Representatives & Policy Topics)
9:00 PM – Networking/After-Party
OUR #YGID12 HONOREES:
- Elected of the Year: Senator Jessica Ramos, NY State Senate
- Policy Advocate of the Year: TS Candii, Executive Director, Black Trans Nation
- Visionary of the Year: Glenn Cantave, Founder & CEO, Movers and Shakers
- Union Leader of the Year: Xiomara Loarte, Community Outreach Coordinator, NYCCLC
- Community Advocate of the Year: Carla Sanderson, Attorney/Legal Advocate
*Advocates*Write $500 Anonymous
*Supporters*Write $250 Hon. Andrew Gounardes, Hon. Brad Lander, Hon. Kim Moscaritolo, Jordan Stein
*Leadership Circle*Write $125 Mohammed Tazbir Alam, Hon. Deborah J. Glick, Andrew Goldston, Natasha Herrick, Charlotte Hough, Alex Hout, Hon. Liz Krueger, Harry Manin, Andre Mozeak, Divya Nair, Kt Sagona, Edith Wilson
MYD’s annual Young Gets It Done fundraiser serves as the organization’s primary source of revenue for the year in support of a host of activities ranging from educational programs to policy advocacy to canvassing. We deeply appreciate all levels of sponsorship for the event.
Sponsorship tickets may also be purchased via check mailed to:
Manhattan Young Democrats
P.O. Box 1778
New York, NY 10013
Sponsors should email their event slides to firstname.lastname@example.org by midnight 9/15/20. If you would like to join the host committee, please email email@example.com.
Hon. Brian Benjamin, NY State Senate
Hon. Andrew Gounardes, NY State Senate
Hon. Mark Levine, NYC Council
Hon. Keith Powers, NYC Council
Hon. Kim Moscaritolo, District Leader
Nick E. Smith, First Deputy Public Advocate
Alvin Bragg, Former NYS Chief Deputy Attorney General
MYD is a space for everyone to feel welcome. We have a zero tolerance policy for harassment, unwanted touch, homophobic, transphobic, racist, sexist, ableist, or ageist behavior. If someone is making you uncomfortable or harassing you, please come speak to or email an MYD officer, or report the behavior to the New York State Young Democrats.
*TICKETS/MASKS: All tickets are nonrefundable. All tickets come with at least one mask (as described in ticket description, subject to age restrictions). Masks will be mailed to ticket purchasers/sponsors at the shipping address listed on the Eventbrite purchase. If no shipping address is provided, masks will be mailed to the home address provided. Sponsors sending a check may request their shipping address of choice. MYD is not responsible for replacing any masks that do not arrive at the listed/provided address, though you may email firstname.lastname@example.org if you encounter an issue. Masks will begin arriving the week of the event.