Nominations Open for 2015 Azalea Awards
We're now seeking nominees for the 2015 Azalea Awards, These awards honor involvement and dedication by volunteers, business leaders, educators and others in our community. Nominations are being accepted through midnight on April 12.Read more...
Welcome to the Takoma Foundation
Building community and changing lives
The Takoma Foundation raises funds and makes grants to advance the social, environmental, economic, educational and cultural interests of the greater Takoma Park community. The Foundation focuses its grant-giving on projects that empower individuals, break down barriers, build connections between people and expand community capacity.
Since 1989 the Takoma Foundation has given away nearly $350,000 to groups that make Takoma Park the great place it is to live and work.
Takoma Ensemble Concert May 9
Enjoy Barnett and the Brits as the Takoma Ensemble plays works by Charlie Barnett
For its final concert of the season, the Takoma Ensemble will play in the beautiful Church of the Ascension with music from long ago to now in a program featuring classic British pieces by Purcell, Vaughan-Williams and Britten and two concert premieres of works by Charlie Barnett.
The concert takes place at Church of the Ascension, 633 Sligo Ave. in Silver Spring, on May 9 at 8 p.m. Tickets are available at www.takomaensemble.org.Read more...