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Young Democratic Socialists of America

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
YDSA
Purpose:
The Young Democratic Socialist of America is the campus-oriented section of the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA), the largest socialist organization in the United States. TAMU YDSA is one of hundreds of chapters across that country; we are focused on helping build a socialist movement within Bryan and College Station through education, local electoral and campaign work (e.g., canvassing), advocating for structural change within the university, and working with ally student and community organizations.
Year Founded:
2019
Membership Dues:
$10 per semester or $15 per year
Admits Members:
All Year

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Jessica Bomar
Public Contact E-mail Address:
jessicabomar@tamu.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
979-473-9939

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
https://y.dsausa.org/
Organization E-mail Address:
ydsatamu@gmail.com

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
51-100
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts undergraduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts faculty/staff as members
  • Our organization accepts community members as members
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Open

Events

Community Service Projects:
Once per semester
Fundraising Events:
Once per semester
Speakers/Lectures:
Three or more times per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Three or more times per semester
Off-Campus Social Events:
Three or more times per semester
Hosting Conferences:
Never
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Never
New Member Orientation/Training:
Three or more times per semester
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Once per year
Domestic US Travel:
Once per year
International Travel:
Never