New Research from PFF: “Strengthening A Nascent Field”

Published in May 2019, “Strengthening a Nascent Field: Lessons from the Building Leadership and Organizing Capacity Initiative” documents the impact of PFF’s BLOC Initiative on CT’s youth organizing landscape. It also outlines the lessons we learned along the way and...

On Youth Justice, Police Violence, and Racism

Dear Friends and Partners, Several years ago, the Perrin Family Foundation decided to relocate its office from the white, affluent suburb of Ridgefield to New Haven, Connecticut.  Part of the reason we moved was to ensure that our work was grounded in and responsive...
Community Organizer Brings Lived Experience to New Role

Community Organizer Brings Lived Experience to New Role

M: What’s your name? Where do you work? What’s your position at the organization? T: My name is Ta’LannaMonique Miller and I work with Citywide Youth Coalition (CWYC) as the community organizer. A lot of what I do is form relationships with other people who are doing...