If I had A trillion Dollars

Global Day of Action on Military Spending

Around the world this month groups were calling on their Governments to cut military spending and focus on human needs. This important event was recognized by Pittsburgh with two events.

St. Louis students to educate Congress on budget priorities

What Would You Do If You Had $1 Trillion? A Group of Seniors at Northwest Academy of Law Say They Would Invest in Education.

ST. LOUIS [February 26, 2014] — A group of students at Northwest Academy of Law have been selected to participate in the fourth annual “If I Had a Trillion Dollars” Film Festival in Washington, D.C. Students were introduced to the federal budget and asked what they would do if they could spend $1 trillion.

What would you do with a trillion dollars?

Investing in youth is a prominent theme in the 2014 "If I Had a Trillion Dollars" submissions

Young person in front of school door

Investing in youth is a prominent theme in the 2014 "If I Had a Trillion Dollars" submissions .

Twenty-one official selections have been chosen for AFSC's fourth annual "If I Had a Trillion Dollars" Youth Film Festival. 

Trailer for 2014 If I Had a Trillion Dollars youth film festival - Official selections

To learn more about the "If I Had a Trillion Dollars" Youth Film Festival, visit www.ihtd.org.

KC IHTD Screening Flyer

Kansas City Screening of IHTD Youth Films created by area youth, January 11, Saturday, 11:00am at the Tivoli Cinema, 4050 Pennsylavania Ave., KCMO

KC Screening- If I Had A Trillion Dollars Youth Films 2014

Saturday, January 11, 2014 - 11:00am - 12:30pm

Join us on Saturday, January 11th to recognize the work of some outstanding and diverse local young filmmakers as they show us how they would put our trillion-dollar plus federal discretionary budget to use if they were in charge.

Dear Congress, invest in us

Invest in us

“Dear Congress, Invest in Us” is a digital letter to Congress from a diverse group of young people from across the country. They ask Congress to invest in programs for the next generation.

KC Youth Speak Out In DC

Youth represent Kansas City at the “If I Had a Trillion Dollars” National Film Festival in Washington, D.C. 

"If I Had a Trillion Dollars" public action

Youth hold up a banner showing proportional breakdown of US discretionary budget

Youth staged a federal budget public action on the National Mall while they were in Washington, D.C. for the “If I Had a Trillion Dollars” leadership and lobby training on U.S. Tax Day.

If I Had a Trillion Dollars

Adapted from a story produced on April 12, 2013, by Public News Service - IL.

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