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Inspiring Hope December 2022

Michael Tacy

Tacy Foundation Inspiring Hope December 2022 *Happy December from the Tacy Foundation* Inspiring Hope! December 2022 LISTEN TO NEW PERFORMANCES AND ORIGINAL MUSIC HERE ♩ Director’s Corner Happy holidays to everyone! Volunteers are preparing 4,500 cards. These will be homemade as well as pre-printed cards designed by Ana Eastep and printed by MCPADNET. They will go to 2,000 seniors, 1,000 hospital staff, many patients, 100 children in Title 1 schools, 700 military families in 68 U.S. Fisher Houses, and 500 First Responders Children. Our volunteers send their brightest holiday wishes with each card. Included in the envelope will be a...


October 2022 Newsletter

Michael Tacy

Inspiring Hope! October 2022 CLICK HERE FOR OUR PLAYLIST PORTAL! ♩ Director’s Corner For this month’s issue, allow me to share three items with you:   1.    College recommendations are due very soon. The requests for me to write on behalf of our high school seniors bring the challenge of considering each of them in my mind and heart and then finding words to express their enormous contribution to the Virginia and Maryland communities. It is a high privilege to envision the road ahead for each unique teen and to write to the college admissions officers about each volunteer’s contribution...


September 2022 Newsletter

Michael Tacy

Inspiring Hope this September Inspiring Hope! September 2022 CLICK HERE FOR OUR PLAYLIST PORTAL! ♩ Director’s Corner This is a long issue of our newsletter, but I believe you will find it rewarding to read all the interesting and varied articles. May the many articles on summer projects inspire volunteers to continue as the fall ushers in cooler air, colorful leaves, a new grade in school, and seasonal holidays. We move ahead with tremendous support from the youth leadership, all-volunteer staff, parents, teachers, and the entire community. Along the way, many more volunteers will emerge to lend their hearts and...


August 2022 Newsletter

Michael Tacy

*|MC_PREVIEW_TEXT|* Inspiring Hope! August 2022 CHECK OUT OUR NEW PLAYLIST PORTAL! ♩ Director’s Corner Director's Corner: As you can see from the many articles in this issue, our wonderful Tacy volunteers have not had a lazy summer. An additional story that I would like to mention began on July 18 when the Hebrew Home of Greater Washington reopened its doors for kids to play their music at the Wasserman and Smith-Kogod buildings. The silence during a year and a half generated a deep longing to play for this very sophisticated audience from all over the world. We have sent many cards...


June 2022 Newsletter

Michael Tacy

Inspiring Hope! June 2022 CHECK OUT OUR NEW PLAYLIST PORTAL! ♩ Director’s Corner The closing days of high school are here! High school seniors are preparing their last assignments, finalizing arrangements for university life next fall, and starting summer jobs. They have accomplished a lifetime achievement---high school graduation. The impact of this moment is felt by parents as they realize that their child is now a young adult and will soon be “leaving the nest.”    For all of us in the foundation, the poignant moment of transferring leadership from these inspiring seniors to those who are stepping into their...