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Seeds of Hope

The Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library System (CEFLS) in Plattsburgh, New York is seeking an award to raise awareness regarding the topic of domestic violence among residents in Clinton, Essex, and Franklin counties. CEFLS plans to collaborate with STOP Domestic Violence to coordinate a series of events in our shared service area. This will include hosting the National Library of Medicine (NLM) traveling exhibit Confronting Violence, Improving Women's Lives; providing viewings of the feature documentary, Home Truth, followed by a training session on resources; offering book club and resource discussions addressing domestic violence; and coordinating an awareness event for youth.
Identify any specific population(s) this project will serve: 
Teens
Women
Rural
Identify roles of participants this project will serve: 
General public
Library or information professional
Project Lead:
Anja Bouchard
Funding Source: 
MAR
Project Funding:
Federal Fiscal Year: 
2018
Funding Amount: 
$4941
Funding Period:
May 15, 2018 to Apr 30, 2019
Project Status:
Completed