The Washington Trust Co. collected approximately 10,000 pounds, or more than five tons, of peanut butter during its 14th annual Washington Trust Peanut Butter Drive to benefit the Rhode Island Community Food Bank and other food pantries across the state.
Neil M. Stamps, the new CEO of the Girl Scouts of Rhode Island Inc., has taken the job at a time of declining enrollment nationally, with girls not identifying with the leadership role historically associated with the organization. more
When the death of a child through disease serves as the impetus for forming a nonprofit, it can propel lasting, constructive connections between a hospital and the charity the organization represents.
As pockets of the real estate market in Rhode Island climb out of the economic sludge of recession, Providence’s minority neighborhoods have been purposely bypassed by Santander Bank’s prime mortgage lending, according to a May 29 lawsuit filed by the city against the U.S. operations of the Madrid-based bank.
The Rhode Island Mentoring Partnership’s eighth annual Dancing with the Stars of Mentoring fundraiser raised a record-breaking $115,000 leading up to and during the event held at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet on May 1.
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