Jennings School recives Target grant for two programs
Published 6:45 pm, Thursday, September 22, 2011
Jennings Elementary School PTA has received a grant from Minneapolis-based retailer Target Corp. to support two educational programs at the school.
Four months later, photographer Thomas Mezzanotte will provide a three-day program from May 7 to 9 for fifth-graders that will explore the camera's historical background and its importance in documenting the Civil War. The program will conclude with students creating and shooting with pinhole cameras and then developing those photographs.
Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its income through community grants and programs; today, that giving equals more than $3 million a week.
For more information, visit Target.com/hereforgood.