College Democrats of New York

College Democrats of New York is the official college outreach wing of the New York State Democratic party. As an affiliate of College Democrats of America, our goal is to empower young progressives one student at a time. We are committed to electing strong progressive Democrats in the state of New York and across the country.

Labor Forum

The College Democrats of New York will be hosting a Labor Forum on March 31, 2016 at 7pm at New York University (Kimmel Center, room 909). Join us for a conversation about the presidential race, Fight for 15, and the intersections of labor and race issues. Our speakers will include Candis Tolliver, 32BJ Deputy Political Director, Rebecca Lynch, former principal at Beaudoin & Co, and Britney Whaley, Chief of Staff to Assemblymember Michael Blake.

For more information, please email mia.r.mcdonald at gmail dot com.

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Western New York Spring Kickoff

On Thursday, March 24th, the College Democrats of New York are hosting our Spring Kickoff in Buffalo, New York! The event will be from 6-8pm at the Erie County Democratic Committee Headquarters located at 671 Seneca Street, 6th Floor. We'll be hearing from Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz and other special guests!

Purchase tickets online:
Student: $10
Supporter: $25
Host Committee (Half Page Ad): $125
Event Sponsor (Full Page Ad): $250
Event Host: $500

For more information, please contact Minahil Khan at 716.380.3233 or 

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Jefferson Jackson Day

The College Democrats of New York invite you to attend the third annual Jefferson Jackson Day on March 22, 2016 at 7pm at McGeary's Irish Pub (located at Clinton Square, Albany, NY 12207). We will be honoring our 2016 CDNY Visionary of the Year Award Recipient and our CDNY Alumnus of the Year.

To RSVP, please contact CDNY at 607-244-9307 or by email at

Ticket Prices are as follows: 

  • Student: $10
  • Supporter: $25
  • Host Committee (Half page ad): $125
  • Event Chair (Full page ad): $250
  • Event Sponsor (Back Cover ad): $500
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2016 Lobby Day

Join us for our annual Lobby Day on March 8, 2016! We will be lobbying for student loan forgiveness in our State's Capitol. Please email Sean at for more information

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