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Aquidneck Land Trust awards seven grants to local community groups, non-profits

Aquidneck Land Trust (“ALT”) has awarded seven grants totaling $13,454 to local community and neighborhood groups through its annual grant program, the Merritt Neighborhood...

Clagett Regatta named official charitable partner of 20202 Newport International Boat...

Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show, announced today that the C. Thomas Clagett, Jr. Memorial Clinic...

Aquidneck Land Trust announces $25,000 challenge to help conserve Glen Farm

Aquidneck Land Trust (“ALT”) today announced that an anonymous donor has offered a $25,000 Challenge Match to help the land trust’s effort to conserve...

Governor, DEM award $5.79 million in matching grants to 21 local...

Governor Gina M. Raimondo and the Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced that they have awarded $5.79 million in matching grants...

Greenlove Foundation donates water bottle filling donation to Pell Elementary School...

The following is by Greenlove Foundation In celebration of Earth Day's 50th Anniversary and as a participant of Aquidneck...

MLK Center’s Mobile Pantry will distribute food at two Middletown locations...

On Thursday, April 30, the Martin Luther King Center will distribute food at two Middletown locations, according to a press release received...

Discover Newport lays off staff, consolidates services

These are tough times if you are in the tourism industry. Toughest if, perhaps, you head an agency that oversees one of...

Rhode Island restaurant owners join Boston Celtics’ Marcus Smart to help...

Through his YounGameChanger Foundation, Boston Celtics' Marcus Smart teamed up with regional businesses to donate over 425 meals this week to front line hospital workers...

Friends of Newport Hospital launch “Our Health Care Heroes” campaign to...

Friends of Newport Hospital, a group comprised of community leaders dedicated to the support of Aquidneck Island’s only hospital, today announced that...

Nonprofit receive $2.1 million in new COVID-19 aid to help Rhode...

Nonprofits helping Rhode Islanders struggling to cover the costs of food, rent and health care have been awarded another $2.1 million from...

Rhode Island Good Neighbor Energy Fund available to eligible households impacted...

The Rhode Island Good Neighbor Energy Fund’s sponsoring energy companies and its administrator, United Way of Rhode Island, today announced the Fund...

Newport Tree Conservancy announces Arboretum Week activities

The Newport Tree Conservancy, in celebration of Newport Arboretum Week and the 50th anniversary of Earth Day is developing a collection of materials...

Newport Hospital cancels ‘A Salute to Health’, signature summer event had...

Newport Hospital this week announced that after thoughtful consideration that they have canceled its signature summer event, A Salute to Health, amidst the...

Arts & Cultural Alliance of Newport County announces 2020 Artist Award...

The Arts & Cultural Alliance of Newport County (ACA) today announced the recipients of the 2020 Artist Awards.

Potter League for Animals launches “Poorly Drawn Pet Portraits” Facebook Fundraiser

The following was written by Kara Montalbano, Director of Marketing & Community Relations, Potter League For Animals. It’s time...

Local maritime nonprofit offers distance learning

 The Steamship Historical Society of America (SSHSA), headquartered in Warwick, today announced that it has ramped up its educational offerings during the...

What’s Up Podcast: Neil Steinberg, CEO of Rhode Island Foundation, discusses...

Neil D. Steinberg, president and Chief Executive Officer of the Rhode Island Foundation joins WUN’s Frank Prosnitz, talking about some $10 million...

Hogan Associates launches ‘1 More Helping’ challenge

As the pandemic ravages our economy, real estate brokerage, Hogan Associates, yesterday announced that they are launching the 1 MORE HELPING challenge...

MLK Center asks donors to donate money not food

Many of the organizations that provide food for people in need – a growing lot these days – are asking donors to...

401Gives raises $1.2 million for nonprofits across Rhode Island

In a sign of unity that will impact the lives of tens of thousands of their neighbors, Rhode Islanders came together to...

St. Mary’s Catholic Church to offer drive-thru distribution of blessed palm...

St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Newport has announced that they will be distributing blessed palms in the church parking lot at...

MLK Center forced to cancel annual Swing Into Spring fundraiser

The following was written and submitted by the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center. Swing into Spring, in...

$1 million and counting: 401Gives tops goal in raising funds for...

United Way of Rhode Island’s 401Gives campaign has met its ambitious goal, hitting the $1 million dollar mark in funds raised for local nonprofits...

What’s Up Podcast: Cortney Nicolato, President and CEO of United Way...

Now more than ever, support is needed for the important work happening throughout the state’s nonprofit community. On Wednesday, April 1, United...

Boys & Girls Clubs across RI open registration to provide childcare...

The Boys & Girls Clubs in Rhode Island have partnered with the Department of Human Services and Lifespan to provide quality, school...