Coronaviiiiiiirus….it’s getting real.

Coronaviiiiiiirus….it’s getting real.

Calling all young people!  UPDATE: Due to the overwhelming response, we are no longer accepting new submissions.  Thank you to all those that shared this opportunity and to all the young people that submitted.  We will be following up with you soon.    Right now, in...

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...
Reentry Integration Strategic Grants

Reentry Integration Strategic Grants

GRANT FUNDING OPPORTUNITY:  ORGANIZING YOUTH RETURNING FROM INCARCERATION IN NEW HAVEN This funding opportunity is a partnership between the Perrin Family Foundation and The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven.  The partnering Foundations share an interest in...
Reflections from PFF’s Board Chair

Reflections from PFF’s Board Chair

In May, Perrin Family Foundation’s founder and Board Chair Sheila Perrin received the John H. Filer Award from the Connecticut Council on Philanthropy. Following her acceptance of the award, Sheila shared reflections and lessons learned about philanthropy’s role and...