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Green Street Arts Center

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Project Highlights * University reached beyond its campus and engaged its community joining with the city and a resident-led advocacy group to establish a community arts center in the depressed North End of Middletown Connecticut * Wesleyan provided administrative and financial consulting, and coordinated volunteer activities of students and faculty, enriching the lives of both tutors and students * Arts Center is a role model for town/gown communities everywhere and demonstrates that a vacant schoolhouse can be transformed into a vibrant community arts center with dedicated stakeholders * Project is Wesleyan University's largest community outreach program * Worked with a budget of only $1.6 million to renovate and equip the facility * Facility is spurring urban renewal and reinvestment Perspectives Colleges and universities continue to engage in the economic and social welfare of their host communities.

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