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Activities,  November 20, 2007

Listen to a Life Essay Contest

"The Listen to a Life Essay Contest, sponsored by the Legacy Project of Generations United, asks students to interview a grandparent or grand-friend 50 years or older about the older person's hopes and goals through their life, how they achieved their goals and overcame obstacles or how dreams may have changed along the way. The student then writes a 300-word essay based on the interview. Maximum Award: a Lenovo ThinkCentre computer, $800 in Orchard software, and an iPod Classic with video and $25,000 worth of software for the studentís school. Eligibility: students ages 8-18. Deadline: March 31, 2008."

URL: http://www.legacyproject.org/contests/ltal.html
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Posted by wrivenburgh on November 20, 2007 | Activities
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