Updated December 7 at 3:07pm
Philanthropy
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Executive Director Shannon Reedy of Cumberland founded the nonprofit Chase the Cure Inc. after her youngest son, Chase, was diagnosed with a terminal lysosomal storage disease known as Niemann Pick Type C (also referred to as childhood Alzheimer’s because of its symptoms), shortly after his second birthday in October 2011. The mission of the nonprofit, which became a 501(c)(3) in 2013, is to help move treatments for the disease out of the lab and to patients. Here Reedy discusses the nonprofit’s origin and mission in greater detail. more
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Old Colony Elder Services donated more than 300 nonperishable food items to charities in the area after the holidays. more
More than $1 million in federal grants were announced Tuesday to support the arts and expand cultural education opportunities in the state. more
The Westwood YMCA, a branch of the YMCA of Pawtucket Inc., has received a $300,000 grant from The Champlin Foundations to help fund repairs to the Quidnick Reservoir dam at Camp Westwood. more
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People’s Credit Union in conjunction with the Credit Unions of Rhode Island raised $90,900 to help support the Special Olympics Rhode Island. more
Four scholarships, $1,000 each, were awarded by Westerly Credit Union to graduating seniors at Westerly, Chariho and Stonington High Schools in June. more
Fred Magnanimi, a Rhode Island native, is founder and CEO of Luca + Danni Inc., a Rhode Island-based accessories brand. more
Drinking Dunkin’ Donuts iced coffee next week also will benefit Hasbro Children’s Hospital. more
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