The Rhode Island Foundation

The Rhode Island Foundation works to build a better Rhode Island as a philanthropic resource. . .for people, communities, organizations, and programs.

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Recent News from Rhode Island Foundation

Nonprofits receive grants for community improvement projects
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PAWTUCKET – Several nonprofits in Pawtucket have received grants from the Rhode Island Foundation to make community improvements,...more

RI Foundation program to guide people of color into leadership positions
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PROVIDENCE — The Rhode Island Foundation is launching a three-year, $8.5-million program intended to help achieve racial equity and...more

Middletown nonprofits receive grants to help islanders cope with the strain of COVID-19
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This is the second round of grants from the COVID-19 Behavioral Health Fund at the Foundation, established by the state Office of the...more

RI Foundation announces $1.7M in grants to mental-health providers
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PROVIDENCE — The Rhode Island Foundation on Thursday announced almost $1.7 million in grants to organizations that are helping...more

Newport nonprofits win COVID-19 relief aid for food, housing
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The goal is to limit the threat of spreading the virus in the community. ... With the latest round of grants, the COVID-19 Response Fund has...more

New coronavirus relief fund to help those who do not qualify for most programs due to immigration ...
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“Those who were most in need prior to the pandemic have been hardest hit, and as the state's community foundation, we are pleased to step in...more

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Providence County, RI

Community Vital Signs for Providence, RI

Social Enterprise Network Sites

During the Global Green Growth Forum in Copenhagen, World Resources Institute (WRI) announced the launch of a process to develop a global standard for measuring food loss and waste.

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