FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 18, 2018
Jaan Williams, Campaign Manager
Ashwani Jain, Democratic Candidate for Montgomery County Council At-Large, Announces Fundraising Total Demonstrating Strong Local and Influencer Support
Silver Spring, Md. (January 18, 2018) – Following the Wednesday, January 17, 2018 deadline for all candidates to submit their fundraising numbers to the Maryland State Board of Elections, Ashwani Jain issued the following statement:
“I’m proud to announce that my campaign has raised $132,878.17 from 541 individual contributors. I am humbled to receive the support of over 550 volunteers and the encouragement of my fellow residents in Montgomery County – the county where I was born and raised.
I am running a people focused campaign to engage and empower the residents of Montgomery County. I am honored to have received endorsements from Run for Something; former HUD Secretary Julián Castro; President Obama’s former National Field Director Jon Carson; President Obama’s former Maryland State Director Jason Waskey; immediate past president of the Woman’s Democratic Club of Montgomery County Linda Kolko of Takoma Park; founder and Chairman of Infinite Computer Solutions Sanjay Govil of Potomac; and President of Manatos & Manatos and Vice Chair of the Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic Board of Directors Mike Manatos of Bethesda.”
About Ashwani Jain
Ashwani Jain is a Democratic At-Large candidate for the Montgomery County Council. He is a first generation American, a native of Montgomery County, the son of small business owners, a former appointee with the Obama Administration and a 15 year cancer survivor.
Jain is looking to engage and empower the residents of Montgomery County by closing the opportunity gap in the community, supporting local businesses and reducing traffic congestion in the area. To learn more visit www.voteashwanijain.com.