Spring 2012 Grants Awarded

Crossroads Community Farmers MarketThe Takoma Foundation awarded $15,500 to 8 grant recipients this spring. We are excited about the creative ideas that these organizations proposed for our community.


  • Montgomery Blair PTSA. B-SMART summer program
  • Create Art Center. smART Kids art program at East Silver Spring Elementary
  • Crossroads Community Food Network. Eat Fresh Takoma Park
  • Montgomery Blair. Instruments and music for new world drumming class
  • Impact Silver Spring. El Rosal: Long Branch Women’s Entrepreneurial Sewing Circle
  • Eastern Middle School. Slam poetry and performance art
  • Adventist Community Services of Greater Washington. Swim lessons and public awareness
  • Takoma United for an Engaged Community. International dance & dinner; Takoma Walk/Passport Day; and Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

Our next grant cycle will be announced in the fall.