City of Santa Ana, Downtown Orange County Community Advisory: Santa Ana Teens Go Beneath the Surface in 2nd Annual Teen Video Challenge
The participants of the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) grant project from the Santa Ana Public Library have just been announced as this year’s Teen Video Challenge winners. The group of seventeen dedicated teens worked tirelessly for weeks to come up with original lyrics, film, edit, produce music, and prepare the final product.
The Teen Video Challenge is a statewide competition, put on by the Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP) inviting California youth to create promotional, engaging videos that are within the theme of the Summer Reading Program. This year’s video challenge theme is “Beneath the Surface”. After a week of voting on YouTube, the youth from Santa Ana beat out contestants from libraries all across California. The WIA group will be awarded $275 for their achievement and they will celebrate their success together with a trip this Summer. Continue reading