Run for Something 2017 candidates

Run for Something is currently fundraising for four Virginia candidates ahead of the Virginia primary on June 13th.

These four were chosen because they’ve met the criteria established by the RFS team by hitting the fundraising threshold necessary to be eligible for our matching funds.

We’re proud of these candidates! They’re doing the important work of building campaigns, engaging volunteers, and talking to voters about progressive issues on the local level.

Chip in to help them out -- we're counting on you!

Ken Boddye, VA-51

Ken is a community association insurance underwriter and marketer who lives in Woodbridge. He has been a community organizer for years.

Goal: $3000

Hannah Risheq, VA-67

Hannah is the daughter of a Muslim Arab immigrant father and a Jewish-American mother whose family was discriminated against after September 11th, 2001. She wants to fight for a diverse and economically prosperous Virginia.

Goal: $1500

Josh King, VA-2

Josh is an Army veteran, a deputy Sheriff, and the father of three, including a daughter with autism. He ran in 2015 and lost by only 125 votes.

Goal: $3000

Sara Townsend, VA-31

Sara is a middle school civics teacher. She wants to fight for our schools and for good-paying jobs for Virginian families.

Goal: $3000




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