About AKYD

Alaska Young Democrats (AKYD) is the youth branch of the Alaska Democratic Party, and the chartered Alaska chapter of the Young Democrats of America.

We are the now

The Alaska Young Democrats (AKYD) has been the premier progressive organization for young Alaskans since 1949. We are a statewide network promoting Democratic values and principles through the Alaska Democratic Party and community activism. AKYD members are under 36 years old, not a registered Republican, and have attended at least 2 AKYD events (informal or formal) and/or the State Convention.

What We do

  • Engage young Alaskans interested in politics
  • Volunteer on political campaigns and in the community
  • Grow leaders in Alaska politics through campaigns and running for office