Young Democrats Of Indian River

The Florida Young Democrats of Indian River

The Florida Young Democrats of Indian River are the local chapter of the Florida Young Democrats (FYD). We are a political organization dedicated to securing the future of the Democratic Party in Indian River County along with the Democrats of Indian River.

We encourage young Democrats to serve as leaders in their communities, identifying and developing the next generation of Democratic voters and leaders, and ensuring the education and turnout for youth in local, state and national elections.

Official YDIR membership ages 16-39, however we encourage any interested parties to attend our meetings and participate in our outreach and events.

Are you between the ages of 16-39?  Do you want to make a difference in Indian River County and have your voice heard?


The Young Democrats of Indian River County are looking for new members and leadership to achieve their goals of advocating
for young, democratic values in IRC.  If you are interested in joining, please email

It is time to step up and stand up for the future you want, join us today!

Are you ready to be a Young Democrat?

Register with the Indian River Chapter

Meet The FYDIR Steering Committee

Young Democrats of Indian River Committees:

The Communications Committee is responsible for all external communications, including:

  • Press Releases
  • Letters to the Editor
  • Blog Posts
  • Social Media Management
  • Radio presence

Get involved today!

The Environmental Committee focuses on pressing local, state and national environmental issues including, but not limited to:

  • Indian River Lagoon Conservation
  • Fracking in Florida
  • Single Use Plastic Bag Ban
  • Global Warming
  • Land Conservation
  • Promoting Renewable Energy Resources
  • Wildflower & Bee Population
  • and much more!

Get involved today!

The Affirmative Action Committee champions policy that supports groups that are at risk to discrimination.

Affirmative Action groups include:

  • Women’s Rights / Reproductive Rights
  • Immigration Rights
  • LGBTQ Rights
  • Black Lives Matter
  • Disability Rights

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The Youth Outreach Committee engages local youth to cultivate a robust future generation.  Activities include:

  • Craft activities
  • Listening sessions
  • Library programs
  • IRSC outreach

Get involved today!

The Local Legislation Committee is responsible for tracking local and state legislation and bills and keeping the YD Steering Committee informed.

This information will help dictate YDIR initiatives and policies.

Go to the Florida Senate: Bill List for more information.

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