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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$541,228,030 - 2006-12-31

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Recent News from Rhode Island Foundation

Newport nonprofits win COVID-19 relief aid for food, housing
Foundation: Rhode Island Foundation

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 ...
Foundation: Rhode Island Foundation

“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

Latest round of COVID-19 grants helps Rhode Islanders with food, rent, utilities
Foundation: Rhode Island Foundation

The COVID-19 Response Fund was created by the Rhode Island Foundation and the United Way of Rhode Island and has awarded nearly $8 million...more

23 recipients to receive grants from COVID-19 Response Fund
Foundation: Rhode Island Foundation

With the help of a $28,000 grant from a fund set up to respond to the virus, Connecting for Children & Families is starting a food-delivery service...more

Six Aquidneck Island nonprofits receive coronavirus response grants
Foundation: Rhode Island Foundation

Among the organizations that have received funding from the COVID-19 Response Fund are Child & Family in Middletown, the East Bay...more

Bravia Capital brings in Gian Brosco to advise on Southern Nevada philanthropic market
Foundation: Nevada Community Foundation, Rhode Island Foundation

Bravia Capital has hired local expert Gian Brosco to serve as an adviser to the board of directors of the firm's...more

RI Census 2020 Fund Announces $300K in Grants for Census Outreach
Foundation: Rhode Island Foundation

The Rhode Island Foundation administers the grant program in partnership with the Complete Count Committee. Alianza de Transformacion Social...more

Grants to spur Census taking
Foundation: Rhode Island Foundation

The Rhode Island Foundation will administer nearly $300,000 in grants to help encourage wider participation in the 2020 Census count. The focus of...more

East Bay Artists Awarded $25k Grants From The RI Foundation
Foundation: Rhode Island Foundation

PORTSMOUTH, RI — Two East Bay artists were selected for $25,000 in grants from the Rhode Island Foundation, some of the largest of their kind...more

RI Foundation offering $10000 grants for projects that serve community
Foundation: Rhode Island Foundation

The Rhode Island Foundation is offering local libraries, schools, municipal agencies and nonprofit groups grants of up to $10,000 to fund...more

Geographic Focus

Providence County, RI

Community Vital Signs for Providence, RI

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Social Entrepreneurship

Wealthy Resource Generation: Tax Us More!

Wealthy Resource Generation: Tax Us More!

Resource Generation, a group of young people who grew up wealthy, wish to give something back. They published a letter this week that implies advocacy and participation in structural change that will ultimately improve the resourcing of schools in Pennsylvania.

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