Yesterday's regional high school story slams at Club Passim were magically wonderful. What a great set of stories this year! Excellent work from all the storytellers and teachers.
Here is a quick update on the winners and their prizes:
Jenna Walsh 8 Somerville $25.00 honorable mention jr. high
Julie Stapleton 8 Somerville $25.00 honorable mention jr. high
Julianna Grossman 9 Burlington $100.00 storyteller to watch
Julio Valladares 9 Chelsea $200.00 runner up
John Flynn 10Worcester $200.00 runner up
Lovety Monroe 9 Worcester $200.00 runner up
Daxi Carballo 9 Chelsea $300.00 1st
Jennifer Duran 12Lynn $250.00 3rd place
David Judkins 12Worcester $500.00 runners up
Jared Vargas 12Lynn $500.00 runners up
Nicole Silvia 12Lynn $1,000.00 1st prize
We are still short on our fundraising goal. We do have a bridge loan so the students will be awarded but we could use the support - especially from the communities that participate. Here's the link: Scholarship Awards for StoriesLive.org, please share.