Eighty-one nonprofit organizations on Dec. 19 share in $1.3 million raised from last summer’s CVS Caremark Charity Classic, at a presentation held at CVS Caremark’s Woonsocket headquarters. Awarding funds from the tournament were (front row from left): CVS Caremark President and CEO Larry Merlo; PGA Tour professional/CVS Caremark Charity Classic co-host Billy Andrade; PGA Tour professional/CVS Caremark Charity Classic co-host Brad Faxon and tournament Chairwoman Eileen Howard Boone.
Teens and youth helped break ground for a renovated clubhouse and addition for the Boys & Girls Club of Pawtucket on March 14. The ceremony took place at the Alfred Elson Jr. Clubhouse at One Moeller Place.
Trudy Rawles, Bank Rhode Island employee and cancer survivor, was recently presented with a ceremonial game ball as part of the eighth annual URI Pink Out event supporting the Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation.
From the time he was in middle school through his undergraduate years at Providence College, Richard Voccio worked for his father and three uncles in the costume jewelry manufacturing business. The business, Torino Creations, started small in the early 1960s and quickly grew into a multimillion dollar operation. Along the way his father and uncles demonstrated the importance of a strong work ethic.
By Alli-Michelle Conti
PROVIDENCE – Sen. James C. Sheehan, D-Narragansett, last week presented a $1,300 legislative grant to the USS Saratoga Museum Foundation Inc., and a $900 legislative grant to the Quonset Air Museum.
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