Grantee Partners In the News: “In The Thick” Podcasts

Presented by journalists of color, The Futuro Media Group’s In the Thick is a new, political podcast that brings information to the public that’s typically excluded from mainstream media. Julio Ricardo Varela and Maria Hijonosa discuss race, identity, and politics....

Youth Organizer Profile: Building Community, Blazing a Path

Meet Angelica Costovo – Youth Lead Organizer at CT Students for a Dream, over the years she has grown through her determination to transform the realities of members of the undocumented community across the state. With a major campaign win, successful summer...

“Celebrating Youth Power”: PFF’s 25th Anniversary

In Early October, family and friends of of the Perrin Family Foundation gathered in New Haven to reflect on and celebrate the legacy of youth led social change in Connecticut. With a focus on connection, youth power, and truth-telling, the evening’s events...

PFF Hosts Grantee Partner Social

Building community and nurturing relationships are foundational parts of creating momentum for social change. Beyond simply networking, genuine community can provide the laughter and love necessary for sustaining movements.   This past year, some exciting changes and...

Meet Our Capacity Building Fellows

The Critically Conscious Youth Development (CCYD) grant program is well underway with the cohort having just had its first retreat this July. CCYD’s capacity building program is supported by PFF Program Officer Amarilis Pullen, and designed and led by Capacity...