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Dec
26

Founding Cville: Rob Vaughan, Founder of the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities

  Reposted from Charlottesville Tomorrow. In September 2014, the Tom Tom Founders Festival launched the Founding Cville project which highlights local artists, civic leaders and entrepreneurs “whose groundbreaking and original work has impacted Charlottesville and the world.” Charlottesville Tomorrow is republishing the eighteen profiles of each of the inaugural Founders. Rob Vaughan, Founder of the Virginia […]

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Sep
30

Tom Tom Fall Festival fosters intimate, enriching experience for patrons

by Kristen Clevenson in The Cavalier Daily As University students and community members headed downtown to the Tom Tom Founders Festival event Friday night, the streets buzzed with chatter as the fall block party amassed a couple hundred participants to celebrate art and innovation in the Charlottesville community. From families to young adults, students to dogs, […]

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Sep
26

Fashion Friday: Tom Tom Mixer for Cville Creatives

By Linnea White for Cville Niche The Cville fashion community is inspiring and aspiring, from boutiques and designers, to stylists and jewelers. Tom Tom Fest hopes to bring together this thriving community at the Fall Block Party’s Creative Mixer. “Fashion, style, and self-expression are at the core of what makes Charlottesville special, and what Tom Tom strives to celebrate,” […]

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Sep
24

Festival to Honor 12 Pioneering Faculty, Alums with ‘Founding C’ville’ Awards

By H. Brevy Cannon and Ashley Patterson in UVA Today  If you’ve been to the Downtown Mall lately, you may have noticed some new faces – on dozens of banners hanging from lampposts. These Tom Tom Founders Festival posters feature 18 local “founders” – Charlottesville innovators who have transformed their community and impacted the world through […]

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