A Year End Message from PCF Director Andrew Lee

December 24, 2020

Dear Puffin Friends, As we finally draw near to the end of this tumultuous year, I want to take this opportunity to thank you for your continued support. I was encouraged to see our audiences follow our concerts online on Facebook Live and Youtube, as well as our exhibitions on our website. Thank you for being Read More

Type Media Center Shares Tribute to Perry Rosenstein

December 22, 2020

“A quiet giant.” That’s how Perry Rosenstein is described in this beautiful tribute video by Type Media Center. Perry’s philanthropy was largely behind the scenes, but has supported some of the most prominent progressive journalists and activists of our time. His commitment to equity and justice lives on in their Read More

In the Virtual Galley: Election, 2020

December 10, 2020

The PCF is proud to present our latest exhibition, Election, 2020. The Right to Vote is a fundamental right guaranteed by the US Constitution to every single American. It is a right that has been hard fought since its creation and challenged even to this day. In the aftermath of Read More

New Round of Puffin Advisory Board Community Response Grants

December 10, 2020

Puffin’s Advisory Board  has facilitated another round of Community Response Grants. We are proud to support the work of Kelly Street Garden, Mixteca, The League of Women Voters of Philadelphia, and One Human Family of the Quad Cities Area. Their efforts are addressing food insecurity, fighting racism, and helping to ensure a free and fair election Read More

Puffin & TYPE Announce the 2020 Puffin Prize Winner

December 3, 2020

Join The Puffin Foundation, John Legend, and Type Media Center virtually on December 16th as we award the Puffin Prize for Creative Citizenship to Desmond Meade. John Legend will lead an intimate conversation for the event with Mr. Meade. Desmond Meade is a formerly homeless returning citizen who overcame many obstacles to eventually become the Read More

Happy Thanksgiving

November 25, 2020

The Puffin Foundation and Cultural Forum wish you and yours a happy, healthy, and safe Thanksgiving this year! Our virtual offices will be closed Wednesday afternoon through Friday. We will be back on Monday, Read More

Teaneck International Film Festival Starts This Weekend

November 12, 2020

Activism: Making Change. That’s what TIFF is about. The Teaneck International Film Festival is here and this year it’s all virtual! Join TIFF November 12 – 25 for two weeks of unforgettable films and talkbacks from the most comfortable seat in the house. Just $5/film or $35/All Access Pass. For film descriptions Read More

Student Voting Surges Despite Efforts to Suppress It

November 2, 2020

Students are often the target of outright voter suppression across the US, and the pandemic has added additional challenges. The New York Times reports on the current landscape for student voters, quoting advocates from two groups that Puffin is proud to support: the Andrew Goodman Foundation and You Can Vote. Read More

Teaneck Black Lives Matter Mural

October 27, 2020

The Teaneck Black Lives Matter Mural Committee had a fantastic turnout of Teaneck youth and community members to join them in painting the first Teaneck Black Lives Matter mural.Puffin is honored to be a supporter of the Read More

Incredibly Close Elections

October 22, 2020

Puffin has been a longtime supporter of the Campus Election Engagement Project.  Check out and share their short video on close elections and the importance of Read More