The Perrin Family Foundation partners with organizations based in under-resourced communities across Connecticut in order to create environments that support
youth as leaders of social change.

Why Youth Led Social Change?

Creating opportunities for youth to share their truths, question the status quo, exercise leadership and take action to create change will not only pave the way for young people’s lifelong participation and leadership in the civic sphere, it also has the potential to transform our youth, communities, and institutions in the here and now.

GRANTMAKING

Investing in organizations and grassroots groups engaged in youth-led social change

CAPACITY BUILDING

Deepening the effectiveness and impact of youth-led social change efforts across Connecticut

FIELD BUILDING

Cultivating a community and philanthropic ecosystem committed to youth-led social change

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PFF Statement on Student Walkouts

Dear Friends and Partners, We, like many of you, have been moved by the power and courage of young people across the country that have responded to the tragic mass shooting in Parkland with calls for change and action. On March 14th, thousands of students across the...

After 5 years of fighting, today we have won. Institutional aid for undocumented students!
TODAY - because of our work, together, the CT House has passed S 4, a bill to equalize access to higher education for CT...

PFF Program Officer Amarilis Pullen was interviewed by @GEOfunders on what she looks forward to most about their upcoming national conference! Click the link to read the full post: https://t.co/K0ZwWEkg1M

Hello All! Click the link below for a unique funding opportunity from The Next Gen Fund, @MSConthemove, and the @FordFoundation:

Hello All! Click the link below for a unique funding opportunity from The Next Gen Fund, @MSConthemove, and the @FordFoundation:

#JOB ALERT: Chief Development Officer, Southern Poverty Law Center, Montgomery, AL. For more info on how to apply, visit here: , ABFEJobs #Employment #NowHiring#Recruiting

#JOB ALERT: Associate General Secretary for Advancement, American Friends Service Committee, Philadelphia, PA. For more info on how to apply, visit here: ABFEJobs #Employment #NowHiring#Recruiting

If you can't make it to #2018GEO, we have good news for you! You can join us LIVE on Facebook, May 2, 8:30 - 10:00 am (PDT) to hear from @EBHO_Housing, @TSFF, @EastBayCF @NorCalGrant & @CalOrganize on centering philanthropic change in the community: https://t.co/qbr3tWm3Jz

Interested in the work that we do? We’re looking for someone passionate about criminal justice reform, leadership development, and community organizing to join our NYC team. Apply to be Katal’s Lead Organizer:

Introducing Barbara López as the new Director of Make the Road Connecticut! Barbara started the parent organizing in MRCT, and building a strong committee and an impressive language access campaign becoming a lead organizer shortly after. Join us in saying congrats!

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CONTACT US

The Grove, 2nd Floor
760 Chapel Street
New Haven, CT 06510

(203) 438-7349
info@perrinfamilyfoundation.org

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CONTACT US

The Grove, 2nd Floor
760 Chapel Street
New Haven, CT 06510

(203) 438-7349
info@perrinfamilyfoundation.org

Social Channels