About VID

Founded in 1957, the Village Independent Democrats is one of the oldest reform political clubs in New York City. For decades, VID has worked to reform city and state politics to ensure that we have the most progressive political leaders, judges, and policies.

Join Us

We meet the second Thursday of every month, from 6:30–9 p.m., at Lenox Health Greenwich Village, 200 W. 13th Street. Join us!

Mailing List

Join our email newsletter list. We send out messages several times a month.  VID does not share this list with any third parties.  You can opt out at any time. 

Our New Website

Welcome to the new VID website. We are still in the process of upgrading it, and would love to hear your thoughts.

Please email president@villageindependentdemocrats.org with any comments or questions. 

Calendar of Events

Map of VID's Home Base

The Village Independent Democrats is the club for Part A of New York's 66th Assembly District. For a full map of all clubs and where they operate, click here

What’s New

2020 Officers; NYS Candidate Endorsements
VID Elects 2020 Officers; NYS Candidate Endorsements at January 9th Meeting. Full Meeting Minutes Here David Siffert opened the 2020 Officers; NYS Candidate Endorsements meeting with a discussion about how to handle endorsing civil judge candidates in light of the fact that the...