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New Leadership: Meet Bill Fay

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For well over a decade, SPIRIT SERIES has prospered under the exemplary leadership of Board Chair, John McPherson. John continues to serve as a Trustee and is thrilled to introduce his successor, new Board President and prominent film producer, William…

Going Digital: SpiritSeries On Screen

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To make the SERIES’ inspiring one-act biographies available from coast to coast, we have begun adapting our drama-based curriculum for use by classroom teachers. The first two SERIES titles slated to go On Screen—Seeking Socrates and Song of Sitting Bull—are…

SPIRITED ’22 – Back on Stage!

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Dear Supporters and Friends, For those still wondering if we can ever fully regain that sense of connection and community lost in the pandemic, we have some good news: over 2,000 students in 17 schools across Los Angeles had a…

Statewide Partnership!

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Spirit Series has been awarded $500,000 by the Maine Department of Education in a $1,000,000 initiative to bring Series programming to 12,500 students across the state over the next three years. Our first statewide partnership—driven by the Series’ strong alignment…

SPIRITED ’21 – Meeting the Challenges

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Dear Supporters and Friends, Our schools have become front page news across America. Unfortunately, most of that news is not good: students suffering from pandemic-related learning loss and Social Emotional trauma, school board show-downs over mask mandates and Critical Race…


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Dear Supporters and Friends, 2021 was destined to be a milestone year for SPIRIT SERIES long before any of us had heard of Covid-19. This spring the SERIES commemorates its 20th anniversary! We have taken this opportunity to reflect upon…

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