“Eating Up Easter” Indie Lens Screening Goes Virtual

May 5, 2020

View Event: Eating Up Easter (Indie Lens Pop-Up Virtual Screening) May 26 7:00pm The iconic statues and sensationalized “mysteries” of Easter Island (Rapa Nui) have drawn the interest of the world for centuries, attracting curious visitors to its shores. Today, this tiny, barren island is experiencing an economic boon as Read More

Puffin Foundation Co-Sponsors Webinars with NFRPP

May 5, 2020

The Network for Responsible Public Policy presents two Zoom Webinars/ Facebook Live events co-sponsored by The Puffin Foundation, Ltd. and Women for Progress. May 21: Dangerous Speech: Countering Online Hatred while Protecting Freedom of Expression. Learn more and RSVP here. June 11: Tax deadline has passed but tax issues have not. Are Read More

From Our Video Archive: Sharon Katz & The Peace Train

April 23, 2020

Director’s Note: Sharon Katz is a longtime friend of the Puffin and she has graced our stage on many occasions. On October 5, 2018, Sharon came to Teaneck with her crackerjack band yet again to perform songs from her albums and her humanitarian project “Transcending Barriers.” The band was amazing Read More

Tribute to Perry on Law & Disorder Radio

April 20, 2020

We were deeply gratified by this on-air tribute to Perry on Law & Disorder Radio.  Puffin has supported Law & Disorder for a number of years and we hope you’ll tune in weekly.  Last week’s tribute to Perry is right towards the beginning of the April 13th broadcast/episode. Puffin has Read More

From Our Video Archive: Hiroya Tsukamoto

April 16, 2020

Hiroya Tsukamoto performed for us back in March 16, 2018 and filled our gallery with songs that permeate with a sense of peace, tranquility, and hopeful longing.  Combining masterful fingerstyle guitar, and soulful songwriting, Hiroya’s intimate performance left listeners’ hearts thumping with impressions of experiences, and emotions conveyed through his music. Please Read More

Puffin Offices Closed

March 16, 2020

Due to the recent COVID-19 outbreak in Teaneck to protect both our staff and our patrons we are closing our offices. We will still be available via email at or you can use the contact form on our site. We will keep you updated on any changes in our Read More

New Foundation and Forum Websites Launch

March 12, 2020

We’re excited to announce that we’ve got a new look! Our sites officially launched today, March 12. Over the next week or so we’ll be working out any final bugs so please be patient as we make the site work flawlessly for you! If you happen to catch something we Read More

All Events Postponed

March 11, 2020

Dear Puffin Friends, In light of the developing COVID-19 outbreak and out of an abundance of caution, we have decided to cancel all events for the month of March. This includes the Teaneck Community Chorus on March 14th, Violinist Kersten Stevens on March 21st, Exhibition Opening for “Conversations 2020” on Read More

Colin Kaepernick Artoek by Imar Hutchins

Conversations, 2020

February 15, 2020

Artists take an intersectional look at issues of discrimination that impact marginalized communities-at-large. Works on view speaks to issues of economic discrimination, inequities in the criminal justice system, environmental racism, health care racism, gun violence, and general political disenfranchisement. February 14- April 5, 2020 Features artwork by: Jessica Baker, Noel Read More

Puerto Rican Activism From NY To San Juan – And Beyond

February 14, 2020

Check out this Puffin-sponsored event at the Museum of the City of New York on February Read More