Community Help in Music Education (CHIME)

  • CHIME has been selected as a participant in the 2002 Strenthening Partners Initiative (SPI) sponsored by the DC Mayor's Office of Partnerships and Grants Development.

  • Dorothy Marschak was nominated as a WETA Hometown Hero 2002.

  • CHIME received a 2001 award by Organizers of Adams Morgan Festival and Council of Latino Agencies.

  • Channel 16 produced a City Line program about CHIME in 2001, aired many times.

  • Washington Post columnist Marc Fisher included Dorothy Marschak in his Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 23, 2000) list of DC citizens thanked for their contributions to making DC a better city.

  • CHIME was featured on WAMU's Metro Connection and WCBY's Educationally Speaking programs in 2000.

  • CHIME was featured in the Northwest Current (Sept. 27, 2000) and Common Denominator (Dec. 4, 2000).

  • The Ward I Education Council presented Dorothy Marschak with a Community Service Award in 2000 for CHIME's programs at Bancroft Elementary School.

  • CHIME received a Community Partner award from State Farm Insurace Company in 1999.

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Community Help in Music Education (CHIME) • 1789 Lanier Pl. • Suite 3 • Washington, DC • 20009
Phone: (202) 232-2731 • Fax: (202) 234-5887 • Email: