General Coordinator Update

We’ve had an eventful Spring in fundraising! We are so grateful to the Jeffrey P. Ossen Family Foundation for awarding us a grant for $200,000! We were able to recognize Eileen Ossen and the foundation in a presentation at the 5K Run for the Playground last Saturday, and we accepted a “big check” from them … Read more

Grant for Perception Programs

The Jeffrey P. Ossen Foundation recently approved a grand request from Perception Programs for $72,097 to install a central heating and cooling system for the Next Step program. From left are foundation board member Robyn McCullough, foundation trustee Eileen Ossen and Ruth Gordon and Carolyn Russo, both of Perception Programs.

Thanks to you, we met the 1st year of the Challenge!

At last year’s In Celebration of Women breakfast we announced an exciting – but daunting – challenge. The Jeffrey P. Ossen Family Foundation offered us an unprecedented opportunity to grow our endowment by as much as $200,000 while giving out more in grants than ever in our history. It came – and comes – with … Read more