NEWS & EVENTS

Timeline

August 2020

Co-Founders Jacob Cedor and Joe Vento start NKStudents4Candidates, a student run political action committee.

September 2020

Students support North Kingstown candidates in the primary election. Students canvass and work at the polls in North Kingstown.

October 2020

NKStudents4Candidates endorses five candidates for NK Town Council and three for NK School Committee.

Candidates: Greg Mancini, Katie Anderson, Kim Page, Jack Kliever, Brad Artery, Jen Lima, Jen Hoskins, Jake Mather

November 2020

NKStudents4Candidates canvases and holds signs on Election Day 2020. Members attend various meetings advocating for enhancing student voice in committees.

Members elected that were endorsed by S4C: Greg Mancini, Katie Anderson, Kim Page, Jen Lima, Jen Hoskins, Jake Mather

January 2021

NKStudents4Candidates becomes Students4Change. The PAC expands membership.

March 2021

S4C supports statewide initiatives such as "7 Questions, 1 Answer, Yes for RI" campaign, RI Act on Climate 2021, the American Rescue Plan, and Civics Education legislation.

April 2021

Students4Change supports the creation of a DEI subcommittee within the NKSD. Co-Founder Jacob Cedor departs the PAC.

May 2021

S4C supports the NKSD's FY22 Budget proposal to the Town Council. S4C supports the NKSD's new Sexual Harassment/Assault policy (title IX). Members attend an NKSC meeting to support the creation of the new policy.

June 2021

S4C holds a Community Event aimed at informing the town about the PAC and its' chief objectives.

Members attend an NKSC meeting to support diversity & anti-racism in public schools.

S4C donates food to NK Food Pantry collected during 2021 Food Drive

July 2021

S4C supports the LetRIVote campaign. Co-Founder Joe Vento leaves the PAC, Isabella Montini becomes President. Grace MacKrell becomes Vice President.

August 2021

S4C meets with State Senator Alana DiMario to discuss the LetRIVote campaign.

S4C members door knock and canvas with the LetRIVote Campagin to ensure equitable voting rights for all Rhode Islanders

On August 24th, S4C meets with 2022 Gubernatorial Candidate Dr. Luis Daniel Muñoz at Allen Harbor. This is a town hall style event where members can ask the candidate questions about his platform and run for office.


September 2021

S4C puts out Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion video featuring students, teachers, and community members. This is part of an effort to promote a more accepting community for people of all backgrounds and perspectives.

From May- June of 2021 S4C conducted a Food Drive to donate to the NK Food Pantry

On August 24th, S4C hosted a Town Hall at Allen Harbor with Gubernatorial Candidate Dr Luis Daniel Muñoz

On June 4th, S4C hosted an event at Allen Harbor promoting student voice and student initiatives

Izzy Montini met with State Senator Alana DiMario to discuss the LetRIVote Campaign in early August