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2019 Annual Report – Enjoy!

We are honored to share our 2019 Annual Report, Working Together, highlighting the power of collaboration at Perkins. We are so proud of the people, teams, and programs described within.

As we reflect upon another great year, we are –as always– especially appreciative to the individuals we serve, as well as their families, for their partnership and trust; and to each and every Perkins staff member for their dedication and commitment.

We are also thankful to our community of Trustees, Ambassadors, donors, and neighbors. Because of support from our entire community, Perkins is able to ensure that the children, youth and adults who we serve have the services and care they need to be strong, independent, and joyful.

We are looking forward to what 2020 holds, as it promises to be busy but exciting.

Click here to read the report

Perkins Rein in A Dream to Upgrade and Expand Facilities

“They have amazing patience, caring, and understanding for each child that walks into the barn. I am thankful to Perkins for all they have done for my son.” Rein in A Dream has big news! We are excited to announce that we are planning to expand and upgrade our Rein in A Dream facilities in orderContinue Reading

Black Friday. Small Business Saturday. Cyber Monday. #GivingTuesday.

Please consider a #GIVINGTUESDAY gift to Perkins today. Together, we can help the children and adults Perkins educates and cares for grow strong, develop independence, and discover joy in environments that nourish minds, bodies, and souls. Your donation makes a difference in the lives of vulnerable individuals by enhancing the programs and services they count onContinue Reading

Perkins Conroy Speakers Series 2019-2020 Season Announced

Perkins announces their 2019-2020 Dr. Charles P. Conroy Speakers Series lineup, three installments held on their Lancaster campus in the Janeway Auditorium located at 975 Main Street. Conroy Speakers Series events are free and open to the public. This year’s lineup is sponsored by Presenting Sponsors The Shine Initiative and UMass Memorial Health Alliance –Continue Reading

Perkins’ RIAD Receives $3k from the Petco Foundation

The Petco Foundation recognizes Perkins Rein in a Dream program for its success in working to enhance the lives of children, youth, and adults by providing therapeutic, educational, and recreational experiences with animals. Rein in a Dream (RIAD) has received a Helping Heroes grant of $3,000 from the Petco Foundation, which will enable them toContinue Reading

Recognition Day, Perkins Celebrates its Students

Perkins Recognition Day Perkins Celebrates its Students Lancaster, MA – On Saturday, June 15, 2019, Perkins held its annual Recognition Day Ceremony on their campus at 971 Main Street in Lancaster. Twenty-two students from across the state were recognized for their achievements over this past academic year. Secretary Marylou Sudders, of the Massachusetts Executive OfficeContinue Reading

Perkins Recognition Day Honorees Announced

  On Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 10 AM, Perkins will hold its annual Recognition Day Ceremony to celebrate the achievements and accomplishments of their students throughout the 2018-2019 academic year. 23 students from across the state will be recognized. All activities will be held at Perkins, 971 Main Street in Lancaster, Massachusetts. The ceremonyContinue Reading

Perkins Golf Tournament Raffle & Auction is Live!

Happy spring! The Perkins 16th Annual Golf Tournament is just around the corner and our jam-packed raffle and online auction are live. Over 50 chances to win incredible prizes while supporting Perkins. Raffle tickets are $20 and can be purchased online here, in-person from Kristin in the Janeway office, Donna at the Manor building, the AdultsContinue Reading

Perkins Announces 16th Annual Golf Tournament

The Perkins 16th Annual Golf Tournament will be held at Sterling National Country Club on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, followed by a reception and dinner on the Perkins Campus. The announcement comes with a call for sponsors, donors, and golfers for the event. If you’re interested in becoming a golfer, sponsor, or raffle prize donor,Continue Reading

The Perkins 2018 Annual Report

We’re excited to share the Perkins’ 2018 Annual Report with all of you, featuring profiles of individuals that represent the unique voices and diverse contributions of our community. Thank you for celebrating Perkins – a community which is brighter and stronger because of people like you. Enjoy! Check out our “thanks” video from us to youContinue Reading