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.
Please join Tinner Hill Heritage Foundation as we celebrate the Henderson House 100th Year with a Holiday Open House. We'll have a cozy fire, warm cider, punch and homemade sweets! Add lots of vintage photographs and family memories to begin this special time of year. We'... Read on
Our 20th Annual Tinner Hill Blues Festival was fantastic . . . from Friday through Sunday - with the rain making minor appearances on Friday evening and Saturday morning. The festival was a model of community support and volunteerism. . . and could not be done without our wonderful sponsors and dedicated volunteers. ... Read on May 18, 2013
We've been blowing our own horn, tooting about all the great blues we present at the annual Tinner Hill Blues Festival. Well, now others are beginning to take notice. See what the Washington, DC City Paper had to say about the festival. . . better get your tickets... 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.