Marshfield: 1st Annual FACTS PhotoVoice Exhibit Uses Photography to Portray Addiction, its Impact


State Representatives Joan Meschino and Jim Cantwell present certificates on behalf of the Commonwealth of MA commemorating North River Arts Society and Marshfield Kiwanis for supporting the Marshfield FACTS PhotoVoice project.


Marshfield Kiwanis and Marshfield FACTS are encouraging South Shore residents to view the latest “PhotoVoice” exhibit on display at the North River Arts Society in Marshfield Hills; the content is the creation of two Marshfield High School students portraying the impact of addiction through symbolic photographs. 

The exhibit will be on display from now until June 25th, 9 a.m. to noon on weekdays and 1 to 3 p.m. on weekends.

WATD’s Mimi Walker has more in this audio report:


The main players: Marshfield High School guidance counselor Rebecca O’Dowd, recent MHS graduate Nikki Corbeau, rising MHS senior Lauretta Grant, professional photographer/instructor Patti Napolitano, and Marshfield FACTS Chair Jen Cantwell.





About Mimi Walker

Mimi Walker is a 2016 graduate from Emerson College, holding a Bachelor of Science degree in journalism. While at Emerson, she was both an avid reporter and an on-air music personality at 88.9 WERS, Emerson’s long-running radio station. She also wrote for several on-campus publications. She covered the 2015 Edward R. Murrow awards in New York City, and had previous internships at 103.3 AMP radio and at Seacrest Studios in Boston Children’s Hospital (as well as with Rob and Lisa on the South Shore Morning News!) Her proudest academic achievement is being a TOMODACHI scholar and contributing to an iBook about American Senator and war hero Daniel Inouye, which led her all across Japan in her many school travels. Thanks to her time in Japan, and a semester abroad in the Netherlands, Mimi has an appetite for stories and all kinds of art across the globe.