Our Impact

Supporting Education

As of 2017, a total of 220 scholarships totaling $272,000.00 have been awarded to students of Portuguese descent. Our recipients are from Peabody and surrounding communities including Salem, Danvers, Lynn and Beverly.

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We think our efforts have made a difference, but you don’t have to take our word for it. Below are a few testimonials from past recipients. Contact us at info@pafhe.com to share your testimonial today.


“I will be forever grateful for the support PAFHE gave me throughout my college years. PAFHE gave me the opportunity to connect and make my community proud as well as put me in a position to give back to it!”

– Scott, University Of Massachusetts Amherst 2013