We hosted our 4th annual Outdoor Movie night with support from our wonderful community partners including:Gift of Wings, Franklin Lions, Mathnasium, Ascension Franklin, Milweb1, Marcus Theaters, APA, Southwest Milwaukee Optimist club, Law Offices of Frederick Klimetz, Snowie Snow Cones, and support from PAWS and the City of Franklin.
Prior to the movie, Mary Poppins Returns, Volition members offered free games, vendor booths, and popcorn donated from Showtime Movie Theater for attendees. The Academy for Performing Arts had vocal and violin students performing prior to the film.
About 350 individuals attended the event. 140 people completed an evaluation about the event. 32% of attendees were Franklin students and parents of students enrolled in Franklin schools—our target audience. 68% of respondents are concerned about substance misuse in Franklin. Of people who were concerned about substance misuse in Franklin, participants rated vaping, alcohol, and tobacco as the top three substances.