Political Action and Advocacy in Faith Based Community

Java Kitrick2017 Grant Awardees, Puffin News

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THIS IS A VERY IMPORTANT CONVERSATION. BE THERE! Interfaith Association of Central Ohio (IACO) 25th Annual Main Event Dinner Sunday, August 27, 2017 Doors open at 4:30 pm, Program begins at 5:00 pm First Community Church 3777 Dublin Road, Columbus, OH 43221   In 1954, Congress approved an amendment by Sen. Lyndon Johnson to prohibit 501(c)(3) organizations, which includes organizations … Read More


Java Kitrick2017 Grant Awardees, Puffin News

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MIME ARTIST EXTRAORDINARY, KEVIN AUGUSTINE’S, SILENT MEMORIAL DAY REMINDER . Art is one of the most powerful ways to tell a story, inconvenient truths can be difficult to explain in words, and people seem to relate better to pictures. Below you will find some of the best images that show the real “war on terror”. 


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2017 WAS A VERY SPECIAL YEAR FOR PUFFIN WEST Not only did we  write over 190 grant award checks, PFW was honored for the work it has accomplished since receiving it’s 501(c)(3) in 2010. In  respect and with gratitude to the Ohio Governor’s 2017 Art Patron Award honor all grants  in 2018  will be awarded to Ohio NFPs and citizens only. … Read More

North Shore Chamber Music Festival’s 2017 Summer Concerts

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 OUR PUFFIN FRIENDS ANGELA YOFFE AND VADIM GLUZMAN SHARE THEIR WORLD OF THE MOST  GIFTED MUSICIANS WITH YOU!  THIS IS A ROAD TRIP UP FROM CHI-TOWN YOU SHOULD MAKE AND THE MUSIC WILL TRANSPORT YOU!  WE PROMISE June 7, 9, and 10 2017 Festival to feature the nationally acclaimed Promusica Chamber Orchestra from Columbus, OH Austrian conductor David Danzmayr  Violinist Vadim Gluzman … Read More


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The Governor’s Awards for the Arts in Ohio is a statewide program that showcases and celebrates Ohio artists, arts organizations, arts patrons, and business support of the arts. The public is invited to nominate individuals and organizations in seven awards categories. A selection committee, made up of Ohio Arts Council board members and three individuals selected by Ohio Citizens for … Read More

We’re Puffin Pround

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Professor Neal Lester, Ph.D. from Arizona State University is ONE OF THE REAL GOOD GUYS on this planet!  We met him a few years ago when we provided his Mission with a grant on his course about Cultural Appropriation. Cultural Appropriation: Critical Dialogues on Cultural Awareness The Cultural Appropriation symposium for Arizona high school students brought together juniors and seniors … Read More

THE 5 SISTERS DID IT!!!Kings, Queens & In-Betweens Gets National Release

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  THE 5 SISTERS DID IT Kings, Queens and In-Betweens has gotten National Release!!! the national theatrical release of KQIB with openings in NYC at the Cinema Village, and in Columbus at the Gateway Film Center. On Tuesday, it’s available nationally on iTunes & all VOD platforms (http://bit.ly/KQIBFilm)! It is truly a milestone that this moment has come. I’m so … Read More