About Turner Station

About Us

Who We Are: The Turner Station Conservation Teams Inc. is a 501 (c)3 nonprofit community association.  

Our Mission:  The Turner Station Conservation Teams work to develop a safe, healthy and vibrant historic community through connecting people, resources and ideas.

Our Purpose:  Turner Station Conservation Teams was organized to revitalize the community of Turner Station, Maryland from one that has suffered from neglect to a vibrant, caring and attractive area by effectively addressing the recommendations contained in the Turner Station Conservation Plan.  

The recommendations are:

  • Formulating and administering plans and programs to address the improvement, growth, and development of the community
  • Educating the community residents about its history and culture to ensure a more informed public
  • Stimulating lasting public interest in the improvement of the community
  • Educating residents of the public amenities located in the community in order to improve and increase the use of government, private agency, and community resources
  • Mobilizing the organization and residents to assist with efforts to accomplish the recommendations set forth in the Turner Station Community Conservation Plan to address related issues

Seven Principles

UNITY: To strive for and maintain unity in the family, community and race.

SELF-DETERMINATION: To define ourselves, name ourselves, create: for ourselves and speak for ourselves.

COLLECTIVE WORK AND RESPONSIBITY: To build and maintain our community together and make our community’s problems our problems and to solve them together.

COOPERATIVE ECONOMICS: To build and maintain our own stores, shops and other businesses and to profit from them together.

PURPOSE: To make our collective work the building and developing of our community to restore our people to their traditional greatness.

CREATIVITY: To do always as much as we can, in the way we can, in order to leave our community more beautiful and beneficial than we inherited it.

FAITH: To believe with all our heart in our people: our children, our parents, our teachers, our leaders and the righteousness and victory of our struggle.