Becoming a Young Democrat is easy! Membership is opened to Democrats living or attending school in North Carolina who are aged 16 to 35 either through a chartered chapter or at-large. Find out more below about all the great ways to become an official Young Democrat.
JOIN A CHAPTER
YDNC has chapters across three regional jurisdictions in North Carolina. Our goal is to have all one hundred of North Carolina’s counties represented with a YDNC chapter.
Can’t find a local chapter?
Fill out our interest form and we will put you in contact with your region’s director or local chapter president. Also check our chapter directory.
START A CHAPTER
Your county not chartered?
If you want to get involved but your county isn’t chartered, we’ll help you start your own chapter!
To start a chapter, you’ll need five people who are registered Democrats and are at or between the ages of 16 and 35.
Don’t worry, we’ll help you every step of the way.
While we’re passionate about getting counties chartered, we know not everyone can meet the requirements to get their community organized.
You can still join at-large, meaning that you represent your county to YDNC.
Thinking of joining at-large?
To join, you need to be: