We were founded to honor the civil rights heroes of Tinner Hill and further the ideals for which they stood.The Tinner Hill Heritage Foundation works to raise awareness of the contributions of African-Americans and other cultures to the development of Falls Church, Fairfax County, the United States, and African descendants in the diaspora, by disseminating information and by providing community services. Learn more about us.
We're working with several dedicated partners to develop a landscape design to commemorate and celebrate the civil rights pioneers who lived in Falls Church.
Our foundation is involved in helping to plan academic curricula locally and to continue advancing educational opportunities for students in Falls Church.
Our American Planning Association award winning tour will leave you amazed that the little town of Falls Church was home to so many interesting people, unusual families and little known events during the civil war through the early Civil Rights movement. During the tour, we will highlight women of... Read on
This free, fun New Year’s Eve celebration features top area live musicians along with food, fun, games, and dancing.
We’re aiming to be the premiere blues festival in the Washington, DC, metro area, and our lineup proves it!
Co-sponsored by the Washington Post, we encourage students to write persuasive letters as a tribute to E.B. Henderson.
Each February, we host a panel discussion and basketball game featuring the Harlem Magic Masters.