Molly puts her hand on a light display window - her teacher Megan supports her from behind.

Leading the way

Support education for every child everywhere

Our Leadership and Changemaker Circles support every area of Perkins’ work, including:

  • Educational programs — such as the Lower School, Secondary School, and the Infant-Toddler Program — for children from birth to age 22, including the internationally recognized Deafblind Program on our Massachusetts campus
  • The Perkins Cortical/Cerebral Visual Impairment (CVI) Center is leading the way in the leading cause of childhood blindness
  • The Howe Innovation Center, unlocking the power of communities to propel Disability Tech
  • International Programs with expert-trained teachers in 100 countries/reaching 1 million children around the world
  • and more!

Join a circle today

The Annual Leadership Giving Program consists of two circles, the Leadership Circle and the Changemaker Circle. By joining the Leadership or Changemaker Circle, you lead the way in ensuring that every child can learn.

Leadership Circle

Make an enduring impact by joining our Leadership Circle; you are at the forefront of ensuring every child can learn. Through total annual gifts of $1,000-$4,999, Leadership Circle members provide critical support.

Changemakers Circle

Join our most generous supporters at Perkins by joining our Changemakers Circle. With total annual gifts of $5,000 and above, you can help children with disabilities unlock opportunities to learn so they can define their own success.

An ELP International Scholar sits with a toddler during music time.

Looking for more information?

If you have questions about supporting Perkins and how you can create opportunities for children with disabilities around the world, contact us today.