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Philanthropy
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A “Backyard BBQ” was hosted by the Ronald McDonald House of Providence on July 8 with the aim of raising funds to supplement the cost of lodging families with sick children. More than $150,000 was raised. more
PROVIDENCE – Mayor Jorge O. Elorza visited Classical High School March 17 to announce the Edward Hinkling Bradford Scholarship. The book scholarship will assist Providence public school and public charter school students pursuing a college … more
(Updated 9:55 a.m.) Fidelity Charitable on Tuesday announced record-breaking giving for 2016, as grants through the first six months have increased 14 percent to $1.6 billion compared with the same period last year. more
In this week's cover story, Neil D. Steinberg, president and CEO of the Rhode Island Foundation, says that "Leadership is not anointed … it's opportunistic." He has taken full advantage of his opportunity. Under his watch the state's only … more
The Museum of Work & Culture’s annual appeal drive concluded on March 20 after generating $27,600 in donations. more
PROVIDENCE – The Steel Yard on Dec. 15 announced a $100,000 grant from The Champlin Foundations for the restoration of the windows in the facility's historic studios. Occupying the former site of the Providence Steel and Iron Co., listed … more
Leaning back in his chair, surrounded by toys, newspaper clippings, memorabilia and other family keepsakes, Alan G. Hassenfeld has a playful smile on his face. With a twinkle in his eye, he explains what the holiday season means to him: … more
Split across two campuses, one in Providence and one in South Kingstown, the University of Rhode Island’s newly renamed Alan Shawn Feinstein College of Education and Professional Studies will be launched at a March 22 event. more
More than 1,600 state employees last year raised $431,887 for 549 nonprofit charities and organizations across the Ocean State as part of the annual State Employee Charitable Appeal campaign, General Treasurer Seth Magaziner said Monday. more
Ocean State Job Lot has partnered with a number of local organizations and businesses to support the construction of The Station Fire Memorial Park in West Warwick. more
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