BankRI provides $117,000 in grants to 28 local nonprofit organizations

Twenty-eight local nonprofits have been awarded a total of $117,000 in grants by Bank Rhode Island (BankRI) to aid their work on behalf 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...

Frederick Henry Prince Memorial Fund awards $121,100 in grants to twently...

Newport Hospital’s Frederick Henry Prince Memorial Fund has announced that they have awarded a total of $121,100 to twenty local organizations. The...

Save The Bay Turns 50: Free Earth Day Birthday Party at...

Save The Bay recently announced the following plans for their 50th anniversary celebration; On Saturday, April 27, from 10...

Congressman David Cicilline to speak at upcoming Newport County Chamber of...

The Newport County Chamber of Commerce announced today that they will welcome Congressman David Cicilline to Newport at their next Politics &...

EFC Newport serving as collection center for Operation Christmas Child

Throughout the country, families and communities are preparing shoeboxes filled with gifts to be distributed to children globally. For the third year...

Potter League for Animals launches annual ‘P.S. I Love You...

Back for its 4th year, the Potter League for Animals' “P.S. I Love You Pet Calendar Photo Contest” raises funds for the...

Youth triathletes from across the state will participate in ‘Chasing Summer’...

On Sunday, August 12, 2018 from 10AM to 2PM, the Newport County YMCA, Fort Adams Trust and the CMAK Foundation, will host an affordable,...

Family-teaching couples make a positive difference

The following story has been sponsored by Boys Town New England. Since opening in 1991, Boys Town New England...

Newport Hospital employees raise money for colonoscopies in memory of co-worker

When one of their colleagues passed away nine years ago not long after being diagnosed with colon cancer, staff at Newport Hospital...

EFC Newport Sports Camp goes ‘Beyond The Gold’

via EFC Newport What do five time Olympic gold medalist speed skater and Evangelical Friends Church (EFC) Newport have...

Rhode Island Foundation offering another $94,000 in grants to nonprofits that...

The Rhode Island Foundation is offering $94,000 in grants to nonprofit organizations to fund programs that serve the Black community.   “Our aim is to support...

Clean Ocean Access: 99 volunteers collect nearly 400 pounds of marine...

Written and submitted by Clean Ocean Access On Saturday, March 9, 2019, Clean Ocean Access (COA) hosted a cleanup...

12th Annual Singing For Shelter raises more than $11,500 for local...

Singing For Shelter founders Anne and Mark Gorman recently presented the proceeds of the 12th annual Singing For Shelter concert to Kelly...

Child & Family held their 153rd Annual Meeting on November 14th

Source: Child & Family On Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 5PM, Child & Family hosted their 153rd Annual...

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...

Salve Regina offering training workshops for mental health counselors

Salve Regina University announced today that they are offering a series of continuing education workshops for mental health counselors, beginning on November...

Neighbor In Need: Care4Carrigan Fundraiser planned for Carrigan Nelson

Friends, family, and loved ones are planning a fundraiser this month to raise money for Carrigan Nelson of Portsmouth. Funds will help...

‘Wet Paint’ raises more than $121,000 for Newport Art Museum

The Newport Art Museum’s beloved art making event and fundraiser, Wet Paint, wrapped up on Sunday, August 12 raising a grand total of $121,780 for the Museum’s exhibitions,...

EFC Newport to host Pray New England 2020 Conference in March

EFC Newport told What's Up Newp today that they will be hosting the Pray New England Conference in March.

Lucy’s Hearth will host Fall For Lucy’s Hearth, annual fall fundraiser,...

On Wednesday, October 16th, The Board of Directors and Friends of Lucy’s Hearth will host the 8th Annual Fall for Lucy’s Hearth...

Biking in the Time of Coronavirus: A statewide surve of people...

The following was submitted by Bar Freeman, representing Paths to Progress Coalition. Survey location: www.surveymonkey.com/r/BikingRI_coronavirus Are...

Classic Cruises of Newport, Sailing Heals partner to provide uplifting experiences...

Cancer is a reality that has become much too common for families. In 2019, there will be an estimated 1,762,450 new cancer...

Clean Ocean Access report details safety and status of 50 public...

Middletown, RI - Clean Ocean Access (COA) today releases its quarterly Public Access Report detailing the safety and status of 50 public rights-of-way across...

The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Foundation will not be hosting...

After seven years, the annual 4 Bridges Ride has come to an end. The 4 Bridge Ride, which...