Thousand Friends of Martinez Supports Yes on Measure R – Better Martinez Schools, Donates $1,000
(Martinez, CA) “Thousand Friends of Martinez” announced its endorsement today, in support of Yes on Measure R – Better Martinez Schools. The organization also contributed $1,000 in support of our schools.
“Nothing is more important than Martinez’s kids, and their educations,” said Dylan Radke, a member of the Thousand Friends’ Board of Directors and Campaign Chairman for “Better Martinez Schools, Yes on Measure R.” “Thousand Friends of Martinez voted to endorse Measure R, a local measure on the November ballot, because it will ensure Martinez students continue to receive the top quality education that they deserve.”
“Measure R directly invests in our kids. They make our community a wonderful place to live—and our schools deserve our support,” said Deidre Siguenza, President of Board of Directors of the Martinez Unified School District. “Measure R will repair our aging and outdated elementary schools, prevent overcrowding and provide a safe and modern learning environment for local students.”
“Our schools are a key reason that families choose to live in our community,” said Mark Thomson, a member of the Thousand Friends’ Board of Directors. “Measure R will maintain the outstanding level of education we have come to expect in Martinez.”
“Every penny from Measure R directly supports our schools,” said Kay Cox, a member of the Thousand Friends’ Board of Directors and a former Martinez school teacher. “It’s a great choice for our community and for our students. We recommend a YES vote.”
Thousand Friends of Martinez is a new all-volunteer political organization which will work to educate the public and to elect informed, conscientious representatives; promote open government; enhance local quality of life by creating a livable city; defend parks and open spaces, and conserve natural areas and historic elements in the greater Martinez region.
Political contributions are not tax deductible. State law requires contributions over $100 to include occupation and employer.