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What Would You Do With $1 Trillion?

Students at one Missouri high school hope a video they produced for the "If I Had a Trillion Dollars" Film Festival will give lawmakers a lesson on how the students’ priorities line up with those of the federal budget.

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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.

Kansas City AFSC Year-End Newsletter

Kansas City American Friends Service Committee's 2013 Year-End Newsletter featuring our work to Move the Money and change federal budget priorities; Yourh Civic Engagement with the If I Had A Trillion Dollars Youth Film Festival and the If I Could Change the World Spoken Word Project; Visions of Peace at the Crossroads Festival; Turning Combat Boots into Ploughshares; and more.

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