|Building Bridges with Art and Music | Lynnfield | 2003
The "Building Bridges" multicultural schools presentation successfully used art, music and dance to build intercultural exchange and understanding between Lynnfield's white and urban African-American METCO students. The evening consisted of performances by Lynnfield High School music ensembles, hip hop, and gospel groups, and a display of art work reflecting METCO students' lives in their urban communities. METCO is a private non-profit organization that seeks to eliminate racial imbalance by providing educational opportunities for Boston students of color in participating suburban towns.
Funded by the Lynnfield Cultural Council in 2003
Grant Recipient: METCO Helping Hands, $400