Perrin Family Foundation envisions a Connecticut where young people are vital leaders in creating safe, healthy and just communities.

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JUNE 3 - There is still time to apply for the Development & Events Manager position - Join our team!

Closing recommendations for funders at #FCYO2019:
-Fund multi-year gen op support
-Remember this money belongs in our communities; figure out how to move it swiftly
-Fund transformation, not transactions
-Trust young people
-Fund the new ideas, transition + dark times

Funders! Join @The_FCYO as we uplift Youth Organizing work in the South on June 4 in Atlanta at our Funder Briefing:

“Philanthropists: Fund us like you want us to win.” - Ash-Lee Woodard Henderson, Highlander Center. @hendersonaw0604 ‼️‼️‼️ @THE_FCYO

"We asked, we listened, and we did what we were told" 🔥 - @Laura McCargar on how @Perrinfamilyfd is able to take a movement building approach in their funding #YOintheSouth

Room poll: in one word how would you (#philanthropy) describe your relationship with grant partners? Here’s what we learned... #GEOLearn cc: @Perrinfamilyfdn @LucasCodog

Happening now at #GEOlearn: Trust-Based Approaches to Learning and Evaluation in the ballroom. Come have breakfast with @TWI_2022 @RSClarkFdn @headwatersmt @durfeeLA @Perrinfamilyfdn & Satterberg Fdn @GEOfunders

Lucas Codognolia of @CT4aDREAM and Laura McCargar of @Perrinfamilyfdn remind us that wisdom is in the room #GEOLearn

Reciprocal, Equitable, Accountable, Learn - some REAL talk with @CT4aDREAM and @Perrinfamilyfdn. Learning moves in both directions. Everyone has something to teach, everyone has something to learn. And it's not extractive. #GEOLearn


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