"Building our Community Through the Arts"
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    SOUPSTOCK Music and Arts Festival is the annual fundraising event for the Mary A. Schmecker Turtle Shell Fund. This family oriented event features many fun-filled sights, sounds and tastes to entertain...
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    On January 14, 2014 the MAS Turtle Shell Fund made a grant of $4500 to the Shelton Elementary School Art Department.  These funds will provide art supplies and program materials for...
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    If you love chocolate, then you should not miss attending the In Love & Chocolate fundraiser at the Shelton CT. Sample delectable chocolate creations from top CT confectioners, sip on bubbly...
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Who are we?

The Mary A. Schmecker Turtle Shell Fund is a federally recognized 501(c)(3) public charity which seeks to promote the education of young people in art, music, theater, skilled craft and other creative pursuits.

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