Updated March 30 at 12:26pm

Philanthropy calendar


If a nonprofit wants an upcoming fundraiser to be considered for a calendar listing, email information to nonprofit@PBN.com at least four weeks in advance of the event.


Thundermist Health Center will hold its annual fundraising gala, Moonlight at the Dunes, Friday, June 8 at 6 p.m. The event will be held at The Dunes Club, 137 Boston Neck Road, Narragansett. Attendees will enjoy an evening of dining, dancing, raffles and auctions. Entertainment will be provided by Nancy Paolino and The Black Tie Band. A cash bar will be available and wine will be provided at tables. Tickets are $100 per person. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.thundermisthealth.org.


The Rhode Island chapter of the Pediatric Hydrocephalus Foundation will hold its third annual spaghetti dinner fundraiser for hydrocephalus awareness Saturday, June 9 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Parish Hall, 1303 Medon Road, Cumberland. The dinner will feature a DJ, silent auctions and raffles. Tickets purchased prior to the event are $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 4 to 12. Tickets will also be available at the door. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.hydrocephaluskids.org.


United Cerebral Palsy of Rhode Island will hold its third annual 5K Life Without Limits Walk and Roll on Sunday, June 10 at Roger Williams State Park at 1000 Elmwood Ave., Providence. Registration will begin at 9 a.m. and the walk will start at 10 a.m. Participants can enjoy music, lunch and free carousel rides. The entry fee is $20 for adults and $10 for children and supported individuals and staff. For more information or to register contact Kah Yangni at (281) 750-0398 or visit www.firstgiving.com.


The 13th annual Katie DeCubellis Memorial Foundation run/walk and family fun day will be held Sunday, June 10 at 9:30 a.m. at Narragansett High School, 245 South Pier Road, Narragansett. Check-in will be at 8:30 a.m. The half-day event will celebrate the life of Katie DeCubellis, a 13-year-old killed by a drunk driver in 1999. Runners of all skill levels are welcome. The entry fee is $20 and t-shirts will be given to the first 500 registered participants. For more information or to register, visit www.kdmf.org.


Groovy Girls, a collaborative program to empower girls waiting to be adopted, will present an art show and silent auction Thursday, June 14 from 5 to 8 p.m. All artwork on display and for auction will be created by girls in the program. The event will be held in the Vera Mason Community Room at Child and Family, 31 John Clark Road, Middletown. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Maureen Philbin at (401) 848-4105 or mphilbin@childandfamilyri.com.


No comments on this story | Please log in to comment by clicking here
Please log in or register to add your comment
Latest News