Considering trying to start a new local MYDFL chapter? Please use our Local Chapter Guidebook as a tool and a resource in your planning process.


Organizations seeking to be chartered with the MYDFL must provide copies of the following through the online form:


  • Officer Roster

  • Governing documents that include language that state that the organization shall only make endorsements of candidates who currently have the MYDFL endorsement or who have received an endorsement from the appropriate DFL party unit

  • Membership rosters with at least ten (10) members which contain the following information: 

    • Name

    • City

    • State

    • ZIP code

    • Date of birth (including month, day and year)

    • E-mail

    • Phone numbers (Optional)


Chapters charters may be granted by a simple majority vote of the Convention or the State Coordinating Committee. Charters shall be issued by the MYDFL in accordance with the Constitution and the Bylaws and are subject to renewal annually by the MYDFL Convention.


You can also email us with any questions or concerns about the chartering process to