Submitted by admin on Fri, 04/17/2009 - 2:01pm.
BOSTON, MA. APRIL 16, 2009 – Asian Community Development Corporation and project partners, Emerson College and Metropolitan Area Planning Council, received funding for their collaborative project, Participatory Chinatown, one of nineteen projects from around the world awarded funding to explore digital media’s ability to help people learn. Funded by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, the 2009 Digital Media and Learning Competition awarded a total of $2 million. Participatory Chinatown was the only winning project from Massachusetts.