Becoming a Peacemaker

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A PFW grant award has been made in support of the Interfaith Association of Central Ohio’s (IACO) annual community-building Main Event. This 25th Anniversary luncheon on October 16th will host a panel of 8 led by The Rev. Dr. Shanta D. Premawardhana and will include a mix of perspectives that favors diversity in faiths, ethnicity, gender, race and age  all Calling for the Spirit of Peace.

DEMOCRACY NOW!

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The PUFFIN FOUNDATION http//www.puffinfoundation.org  (PFW is it’s L’il Sister) has proudly announced another grant to DEMOCRACY NOW! which is now broadcasting on 930 stations in over 35 countries around the world.  DEMOCRACY NOW!  is now the largest public media collaboration in the country.

Jazz Arts Group

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PUFFIN WEST proudly gave a grant to the Jazz Arts Group (JAG) which has transformed the lives of individuals of all ages, backgrounds, interests and abilities through recreational music making, ensemble band playing, after-school and summer programs.  http://www.facebook.com/media/albums/?id=61491809258

JAZZ ARTS GROUP/JAZZ ARTS ACADEMY

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PUFFIN WEST proudly gave a grant to the Jazz Arts Group (JAG) which has transformed the lives of individuals of all ages, backgrounds, interests and abilities through recreational music making, ensemble band playing, after-school and summer programs.

2011 Grants

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WE HAVE BEEN BUSY Puffin West  has of July 1st given over $35,000 in Grants which comport with our Mission Statement.   Read about the work we have been doing under the TAB Grants Awarded This Year. Beginning on August 31,  2011 the granting policy will change.    Applications requested  will be accepted between Sept 30th and December 30th, 2011 … Read More

Puffin Foundation Grant Supports Central Community House Afterschool Program

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  Liz Hughes-Weaver,Development Director614-545-2708lhweaver@cchouse.org   COLUMBUS, Ohio – Central Community House, a private nonprofit community center operating in the settlement house tradition, is pleased to announce that it has received a special grant in the amount of $10,500 from the Puffin Foundation.   The grant, the largest of its kind ever made in Columbus, was recently awarded to Central Community … Read More

Special Grant to the Central Community House

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The Puffin Foundation, Ltd. is pleased to announce its Special Grant of $10,500 to the Central Community House. This inner city Settlement House lost vital funding owing the 2008-09 market decline, which negatively affected so many vital services that rely upon charitable giving. Central Community House was established in 1936 and serves inner city children living in zip code 43205. … Read More