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Common Sense Solutions to the Student Debt Crisis. Just one of the many many articles and journalists Puffin supports every year. This one in Vogue no less.

January 15, 2016

  Here’s How to Solve the Student Debt Crisis: Make College Free JANUARY 13, 2016 1:45 PM by ASTRA TAYLOR Sometime in 2008, I got a phone call informing me I had defaulted on my student loans. I had thought I was in a deferment period, but I had moved Read More

Calling All Teachers, Educators, and the Public:

January 11, 2016

Puffin is proud to announce sponsorship of a diverse selection of courses, workshops, lectures and events exploring New York’s proud activist history at the Museum of the City of New York.  Topics include New York’s leading role in Civil Rights, Women’s Rights, Urban Environmental Protest, Art in Activism and more.  Read More

Puffin presents 2015 Puffin/Nation Award Winner Reverend Dr. William J. Barber II

December 10, 2015

  Reverend Dr. William J. Barber II, volunteer President of the North Carolina NAACP, is the winner of the 2015 Puffin/Nation Prize for Creative Citizenship. The award will be presented to Rev. Barber at The Nation Institute’s Annual Gala Dinner on December 8 in New York City. Reverend Barber — Read More

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Tickets for the Teaneck International Film Festival

November 4, 2015

Ticket are available online at or in person at Teaneck Cinema and the Teaneck General Store. Tickets for the Opening Night showing of Althea on Thursday are $10. All other tickets are $6 in advance or $8 at the door. A weekend pass is $35 (Friday to Sunday). TIFF Information201-203-1723 Read More

The Puffin Foundation is a proud sponsor of Driving Miss Daisy at the Garage Theatre, now showing through November 8th.

October 27, 2015

Driving Miss Daisy, one of modern American Theatre’s most touching and irresistible stories. A treat for all audiences ages 10 to 110, Driving Miss Daisy is a moving story of friendship told with humor, warmth and beauty. Written by Alfred Uhry in 1987 as a tribute to his Atlanta-based family, Read More

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The Fight for a Living Wage

September 28, 2015

Puffin is proud to present a special event:  The New New York Activists: Living City, Living Wage Thursday, October 1 at 6:30 pm at the Museum of the City of New York. New York’s economic dynamism has long been a hallmark of the city; for centuries, jobs, and opportunity have attracted Read More

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Puffin Cultural Forum Gallery is Open

September 27, 2015

The gallery is open to the public from Tuesdays to Thursdays from 12pm to 4pm.  Appointments can be requested by calling 201-836-3499 or emailing .  Currently on view is exhibition “Thinking in Spanish.” In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, The Puffin Cultural Forum presents works of Josephine Barreiro, Rodriguez Calero, Read More

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“Seeing the Power of Political Posters”

August 3, 2015

Excerpt from July 31, 2015 Arts II Section of the New York times by Martha Schwendener. Full article here. “Activist New York” at the Museum of the City of New York is visually challenging, but in a different way. Rather than being focused on art objects, the exhibition is a Read More

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MCNY presents Posters + Politics: The Art of Activism in New York

July 2, 2015

Museum of the City on New York, Wednesday, July 8 at 6:30 pm Posters + Politics: The Art of Activism in New York Political activists in New York, and in cities the world over, have a long tradition of using boldly-designed posters to draw attention to the most pressing political Read More

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