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An exhibition exploring Martin Luther King Jr.’s connection to NYC opens this weekend

January 16, 2018

Visit the Museum of the City of New York Full Article on Timeout.com photo courtesy of Museum of the City of New York “These photographs illuminate aspects of Martin Luther King Jr. that are less often explored, like his linking of racism with poverty and war,” says Puffin Foundation Curator Read More

Puffin Foundation Curator of Social Activism at the Museum of the City of New York talking about new exhibition “King in NY”

January 12, 2018

Check out Sarah Seidman, the Puffin Foundation Curator of Social Activism at the Museum of the City of New York talking about “King in NY”. A new exhibition exploring King’s dynamic legacy here in the City. Read More

Colin Kaepernick is the winner of the 2017 Puffin/Nation Prize for Creative Citizenship

December 6, 2017

During last year’s NFL pre-season, then-San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick began refusing to stand for the playing of the national anthem in protest of racism and police violence. “I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and Read More

Major New Work Arriving Soon at the Puffin Sculpture Garden

November 17, 2017

Recent visitors to Puffin have been asking about the excavation site in the Puffin Sculpture Garden. We are pleased to announce that a new sculpture honoring the extraordinary life of activist-folk singer Pete Seeger will soon arrive. This major work, commissioned by the Puffin Foundation has been created by renowned Read More

Journalist Juan Gonzalez speaks at Puffin Educational Forum

October 18, 2017

Journalist Juan Gonzalez spoke at our lunchtime lecture series The Puffin Educational Forum. His topic of discussion was “Reclaiming Gotham: Bill de Blasio and the Movement to End America’s Tale of Two Cities.” Juan is an American progressive broadcast journalist and investigative reporter. He was also a columnist for the Read More

Puffin Is Proud To Sponsor Programs At The Museum Of The City Of New York

October 5, 2017

Attention Educators! Puffin is proud to sponsor the following programs at the Read More

Locust Honey Concert Cancelled

September 26, 2017

Unfortunately Locust Honey is postponed until a later date. We apologize for the inconvenience and will let you know once we Read More

UPDATE for In Search of Israeli Cuisine

July 27, 2017

UPDATE for Saturday: Film will be screened INDOORS due to rain in the forecast. See you Read More

Perry and Gladys Rosenstein Honored for 20 Years of Puffin Cultural Forum

June 13, 2017

  Perry and Gladys Rosenstein, right, receive gifts from their grandchildren, Oskar and Fraya, as their son, Neal Rosenstein looks on. The occasion was a dinner honoring the Rosensteins on the 20th anniversary of Teaneck’s Puffin Cultural Forum, supported by the family’s Puffin Foundation. Photo courtesy of Rachel Banai “It Read More

Puffin Foundation, Ltd. Executive Director Gladys Miller-Rosenstein and President Perry Rosenstein during renaming of E. Oakdene Ave. to Puffin Way by the Town Council of Teaneck

Interview: A Philanthropy Office That’s a Performance Space, Too

May 26, 2017

Executive Director Gladys Miller-Rosenstein’s recent interview with Lilith Magazine: May 25, 2017 by Eleanor J. Bader http://lilith.org/blog/2017/05/a-philanthropy-office-thats-a-performance-space-too/ Puffin Foundation, Ltd. Executive Director Gladys Miller-Rosenstein and President Perry Rosenstein during renaming of E. Oakdene Ave. to Puffin Way by the Town Council of Teaneck. Once upon a time, the orange-beaked puffin—native Read More