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MRAYD: 2nd Annual Work. Fight. Win! Fair

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Join Metro Richmond Area Young Democrats and several local advocacy and nonprofit organizations for a Block Party! Learn how you can get involved and become more active in the issues that matter most to you.

Come hungry… Carytown Burgers & Fries Food Truck will be with us!

Advocacy groups and nonprofits joining us are:

Democratic Latino Organization of Virginia
Emerge Virginia
Equality Virginia
Housing Opportunities Made Equal
Senator Mark Warner’s Re-election Campaign
VA NOW – Virginia National Organization for Women
VA Sierra Club
Virginia League for Planned Parenthood
Virginians for Responsible Gun Laws
VPAP – Virginia Public Access Project
Virginians for High Speed Rail

Entertainment provided by DJ mFace.

And don’t worry, we’ll be able to watch the returns of the 7th & 8th District Primaries thanks to

Facebook event here.


Democratic Party of Virginia
1710 E Franklin St Ste 200, Richmond, Virginia 23223

5th Annual Backyard BBQ

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Join Metro Richmond Area Young Democrats and friends for our Annual Backyard BBQ. An afternoon of good friends, fun, food & drink, to support this local chapter of Young Democrats.

Get Tickets here

October Events

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Saturday, October 5, 2013
Noon – 7:00 p.m.
Two Street Festival: Street Team

Join local Democrats for the opportunity to campaign for our statewide & local candidates, register voters, recruit volunteers, and have some fun, at the 25th Anniversary of the 2nd Street Festival. Suggested shifts are 12-2 p.m., 2-4 p.m., and 4-7 p.m. Please contact Jamie Nolan at (804) 399-0330 or if you are interested in volunteering.
Parking Lot at 2nd & Marshall Streets 

Sunday, October 6, 2013
4:00 p.m.

MRAYD: Almost Annual miniGolf Tournament
Join Metro Richmond Area Young Democrats and friends for a round of mini golf! General admission $20; Foursome and Hole in one sponsorship available, $100 and $250 respectively. Prizes awarded; snacks served. To RSVP, or for more information, contact Jamie Nolan at (804) 399-0330 or
Patterson Golf & Sports Park, 12586 Patterson Ave., Richmond, VA 23238

Tuesday, October 8, 2013
7:00 p.m.
MRAYD: The Affordable Care Act & You

Join the Metro Richmond Area Young Democrats for their monthly meeting. In preparation for the Affordable Care Act and open enrollment, ACA expert Jill Hanken will be the guest speaker. If you have questions about how ACA affects you and your responsibilities when open enrollment begins, please join us for our October meeting.
On the ROX, 119 N. 18th St., Richmond, VA 23223

Announcements for September 18

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Metro Richmond Area Young Democrats

Meet and Greet with fellow YD Katie Cypert

Running in the 22nd District Cypert is a teacher and businesswoman, volunteer and community leader, wife and mother House of Delegates in Virginia’s 22nd District. Join September 18, 2013, 6pm – 7:30pm Location: The home of Annie and Tom Kasper, 212 Culpeper Road, Henrico, VA. You can RSVP here.

Democrats on tap!

Meet up with Richmond City Democratic Committee and friends for our monthly social, Democrats on Tap! This month the committee will be gathering at Popkin Tavern in the 2nd City District. If you’re interested in getting more involved or just meeting like minded folks over a drink, come out and join us! Please rsvp to the facebook event here.

Thursday, September 17, 2013 at 6pm Popkin Tavern 123 W. Broad Street Richmond, Virginia 23220

TMac in RVA

Please join Richmond Delegate Delores McQuinn for an “End of Summer” Cookout and Meet & Greet with Special Guest Terry McAuliffe, Democratic Candidate for Governor. You are encouraged to bring friends. For more information contact James J J Minor at (804) 617-7918 or email Traci DeShazor at event invitation here

Saturday September 21, 2013 at 3pm Location:  8800 Strath Road, Richmond, VA 23231

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