AmeriCorps Project CHANGE -Graduation Film Festival- Come Celebrate Service


Sun Jun 11 2023 at 04:00 pm to Mon Jun 19 2023 at 06:30 pm


AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center | Silver Spring, MD

10+ Short Films made by AmeriCorps members that sum up how they served and what they learned. Free Admission
About this Event

Come join the Project CHANGE 2022-23 AmeriCorps team that has served under supported students of Montgomery County this year and celebrate their graduation by watching how they have documented their experience through film. Working with award winning documentary film maker, Ahmed Mansour, members created short works. Last year, they featured

"Get a Life-Get an Education" Akufuna Ngonda at MCPC Sligo Middle School

"The challenges of serving and staying mentally healthy" Marianna Bohannon with Community Bridges

"Gaming is Learning" Jakobe Cotton at Sligo Middle School

"Challenging the stigma of Mental Illness" Sabrea Nicole at Community Bridges

"When life comes apart, weaving it back in service" Zack Gordon at MCPS leadership Team

"Waking up kids to learn through Art." Hector Catano and Arts on the Block

"The immigrant story of my kids and me", Walter Carcamo at Montgomery Housing Partnership

"The journey of a refugee to AmeriCorps," Fatou Touray at Community Bridges

There will be light snacks served from 4.00pm and the event ends at 6.30pm. Tickets are Free.

Event Photos

The challenges of serving with AmeriCorps to support student recovery from the pandemic.


Where is it happening?

AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center, 8633 Colesville Road, Silver Spring, United States

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AmerICorps Project CHANGE in partnership with Filisitia Films

Host or Publisher AmerICorps Project CHANGE in partnership with Filisitia Films

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