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Philanthropy
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The annual WaterFire FireBall fundraising event will be held on Thursday, Nov. 17 at the WaterFire Arts Center. more
There's no question that the holiday season is one of opulence and over-spending. Retailers rake in billions of dollars, with just a month-and-a-half representing nearly 20 percent of their annual sales, according to economists. But in the … more
Editor's note: This is a condensed version of a story that originally ran in the April 22 issue. On a fall Saturday four years ago, 330 people mingled and brainstormed at the R.I. Convention Center, floating ideas to boost a sluggish Rhode … more
Disruptive innovation can take place on many levels. For instance, consider the generational shift that marks the continuing decline of the baby boom and the ascendance of the millennial generation (pity the poor sandwiched generation X) … more
Carolina Correa's passion for philanthropic work began as a teenager. She helped raise money and awareness for causes in high school, her swim team and the Boys & Girls Club, for example. She had mentors who instilled in her the importance … more
Child & Family, with offices in Middletown and Providence, offers services such as family counseling, early-learning and parent supports. Its CEO and president, Marty Sinnott, has been in the nonprofit sector in various states for the past four … more
1 Congratulations on the new Lucy's Hearth home. Can you tell our readers a little bit about it? Lucy's Hearth is an emergency shelter for women and children that has been operating for 32 years from a leased convent. Last year, we … more
Brown University announced Tuesday it has renamed its Judaic studies building in honor of a $3.5 million gift given by Elie and Sarah Hirschfeld to support the renovation and ongoing maintenance of the facility. more
Social Enterprise Greenhouse awarded its first-ever Food Impact Award to Julius Searight, founder and director of Food4Good. more
Hoping to inspire people to become “agents of change and progress,” the Rhode Island Foundation is accepting applications for $300,000 Innovation Fellowships that focus on ideas that have the potential to move the state forward. more
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