Grant funds student made documentaries

CORNWALL/SHARON — The Civic Life Project (www.civiclifeproject.org)has received a grant of $6,000 from The Buchanan Fund, a fund of the Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation to adapt and expand its existing program for middle schools. 

The grant, announced today by Dominique Lasseur, co-founder of the Civic Life Project with Catherine Tatge, will enable eighth grade students from Cornwall Consolidated and Sharon Center schools to produce short civic-themed films on public issues of their choice.

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