Lung Cancer

Canyon Crest Academy student creates film to raise awareness about loss

Canyon Crest Academy student creates film to raise awareness about loss

Inspired by the loss of her father, a Canyon Crest Academy freshman recently screened a film she created in an effort to bring awareness and understanding to the community about youth and families that are dealing with a cancer diagnosis and treatment.

By completing and screening the film, Sonia Halle also earned her Girl Scout Silver Award. The Girl Scout Silver Award is the highest award a Girl Scout Cadette can earn.

“The Silver Award is about impacting your community and changing it for the better,” said Sonia, a 14-year-old Carmel Valley resident.

Sonia wrote and directed a short-film based on her experience with her father’s lung cancer diagnosis, treatment and...

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