100 Story Building
Throughout all of these projects, it became apparent that a centre for young writers was essential to support and extend the resources of teachers, parents and schools to engage the most marginalised children and young people in the inner-west in literacy learning.
In October 2012, co-founders Jenna Williams, Lachlann Carter and Jessica Tran, a Pigeons volunteer since 2009, launched 100 Story Building, which is home to all projects delivered up until now under the Pigeons name. In September 2013, 100 Story Building threw open the doors of a brand new centre for young writers in the heart of Footscray in Melbourne's west.
100 Story Building brings together young writers and members of Melbourne’s creative community, and encourages them to share in their skills and understandings through creative writing excursions, publishing programs and after-school activities.
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