Special Thanks & Commendations


The Foundation for the Advancement of Music & Education (FAME) prepared the following statement thanking the Frederick Douglass Memorial and Historical Association (FDMHA) for including FAME in the Frederick Douglass Bicentennial project, and for donating books to FAME.

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Dear Committee Members of the Violins for Douglass Scholarship, My name is Stephanie Crawford and I am a rising senior at Bowie High School in Bowie Maryland. I first learned of the Violins for Douglass Workshop 3 years ago when I volunteered to assist my high school orchestra teacher

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Hello, Moonyene! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! We are so grateful for you coming to our school last Thursday to gift personalized copies of the Bicentennial Edition of the “Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave” to our students! Many of them actually started

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Moonyene Jackson-Amis, Esq. President Frederick Douglass Memorial and Historical Association Dear Ms. Jackson-Amis, We are writing to thank you for the Scholarship for Violins for Douglass. Sophia was very excited to participate in the competition. It was an honor to receive such a prestigious

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Hello Ms. Jackson, I just wanted to THANK YOU for extending the opportunity of attending the “Violins for Douglass” workshop to our students at KIPP DC: KEY Academy. Three of our Honors Orchestra (VIVACE!) students attended the workshop on Sunday and they ALL came

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Dear Trustees of the Violins for Douglass Scholarship and donor: I am writing to express my sincere gratitude for making the Violin for Douglass scholarship of $1000 possible. I was not only surprised, but overjoyed when I was selected as a recipient of this scholarship. I am

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