11th October 2019

CITY OF CULTURE AT FARGO VILLAGE

City of Culture at Fargo Village 1

 

A City of Culture event was held at Fargo on 5th October. Cyrenians attended alongside Warwick University to promote our partnership working of the Homeless Monopoly game that has been produced alongside Coventry University.

 

 

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At the event Warwick University completed a presentation to explain the principles behind the game and the research project. After the presentation had been completed Fargo evolved into a Family Festival where the community was able to interact with the projects including playing the game. 

 

City of Culture at Fargo Village 2

 

 

One player provided feedback informingGood game to raise awareness of homelessness and issues that go with it. Young People can discuss issues and hopefully get them engaged with finding solutions, campaigning etc.”