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...

On Charlottesville, Connecticut, Accountability and Action

To our friends in the philanthropic world – For some, the events that transpired in Charlottesville more than a week ago may already be fading from memory; for others the courageous action undertaken by communities of color in the days since (and decades before)...
Radical Love Fuels Youth Activists

Radical Love Fuels Youth Activists

Check out the Table Underground, a new podcast platform hosted by Tagan Engel, that focuses on digging deep into stories of food, race, radical love, and creative social justice.  In this podcast episode, Tagan interviews Salwa Abdussabur, Cowiya Arouna and Jeremy...
We Stand With You

We Stand With You

February 20, 2017 Dear Friends and Partners, Today marks a month since the inauguration. Over the past four weeks our team at PFF has spent much of our time on the ground, calling, visiting, checking in with, and listening to our grantee partners and their youth...