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An award-winning songwriting and photography program at the Minnesota Veterans Day Center. With Charlie’s guidance, participants wrote songs, took photos, and constructed a movable art gallery. OSS members sang their songs and photos with audiences in other adult day centers, nursing homes, and at the Minnesota State Fair. 


  • Minnesota Veterans Home Initiative Award

  • Leading Age Innovation Award

  • Minnesota State Government Innovation Award

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Press release from VA

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Writing songs

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Photographing the lyrics

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Performing the songs and displaying the photo flag

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