AFSC Annual Benefit and the "If I had A trillion Dollars Youth Film Festival"

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Wednesday, April 18, 2012 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

If I Had A Trillion Dollars

If I Had A Trillion Dollars

American Friends Service Committee--Chicago and National Priorities Project proudly presents the Second Annual AFSC Benefit and the "If I Had A Trillion Dollars" Youth Film Festival. Join us for a night of peace, dialogue, and activism!

Private Reception  -  6:00 PM
Young Chicago filmmakers fresh from an AFSC delegation to Washington DC will be presented with Speaking Truth to Power awards and will share their experiences of speaking truth to Congressional members through their dynamic films.  Light buffet by Hel’s Kitchen will be served.

Film Festival  -  7:30–9:00 PM
Watch the films submitted by youth across the country answering the question, “What would you do with a trillion dollars instead of spending it on war?”

The film festival and reception will include a screening of more than 20 videos from youth contestants across the country followed by a discussion and Q & A session with the film makers.

$75 Private Reception + Film Festival
$40 Low Income/Student
$10 Film Festival Only (Please arrive by 7:15 PM)

Where: The Chopin Theatre, 1543 W Division St.    Chicago Il, 60642
(Steps from the Division blue line stop, Ashland 8, Division 70 and Milwaukee 56 buses. Complimentary parking at Holy trinity Church located at Division and Noble.)

Register online at:

For more information or questions:
Call Karen at 312-427-2533 x33 or email her at

Contact Information: 

For more information or questions:
Call Karen at 312-427-2533 x33 or email her at


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