philanthropy

Philanthropy calendar

Posted 8/24/12

If a nonprofit wants an upcoming fundraiser to be considered for a calendar listing, email information to nonprofit@PBN.com at least four weeks in advance of the event.

PAR FOR A CAUSE GOLF TOURNAMENT

The Junior League of Rhode Island will host “Par for a Cause,” a charity golf tournament on Saturday, Sept. 8 at Triggs Memorial Golf Course, 1533 Chalkstone Ave., Providence. The scramble-format tournament begins with a shotgun start at 1:30 p.m. The day also includes a Texas-style barbecue, a putting contest and awards for winning teams. Registration: $125 per person, $500 per foursome. For more information or to purchase tickets, call (401) 331-9302 or visit www.jlri.org.

COASTAL CLEANUP AT LOCAL BEACHES

The Audubon Society of Rhode Island invites volunteers to participate in area beach cleanups from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Sept. 15. Part of the International Coastal Cleanup, workers will bring work gloves and trash bags to collect trash and document their findings. Data collected is published in an annual report. For more information, or to find and register for a nearby beach cleanup, contact July Lewis at (401) 949-5454, ext. 3044 or jlewis@asri.org, or visit www.signuptocleanup.org.

FOSTER PARROTS OUTDOOR GALA

Foster Parrots, a parrot rescue organization, will host its fifth annual fall fundraising gala at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 16 at the New England Exotic Wildlife Sanctuary in Hope Valley at 87 Woodville Alton Road, Hopkinton. The outdoor, tented event will feature a champagne welcome reception with an open wine and beer bar, a vegetarian buffet and sanctuary tours. There will be performances by the Adam Ezra Group and Jennifer Matthews. Guests may also take part in a silent auction and raffle. Tickets: $65, must be purchased in advance. For more information or to purchase tickets, call (781) 878-3733 or (508) 577-0180 or visit www.fosterparrots.com.

PROVIDENCE ROTARY PAINT OFF

The Providence Rotary Club will sponsor the second annual Providence Rotary Paint Off from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19 at the Providence Art Club, 11 Thomas St., Providence. Attendees will bid on paintings created by artists within two hours during the same day. The event includes food, a cash bar and admission to the auction. Proceeds will benefit children and the arts in Providence. Tickets: $35 in advance, $45 at the door. For more information or to purchase tickets, call (401) 885-0375. Checks made out to Providence Rotary Charities Foundation can be mailed to The Rotary Club of Providence, 27 Dryden Lane, Providence, R.I. 02904-2792.

BLACKSTONE VALLEY DINNER, SILENT AUCTION

The Blackstone Valley Tourism Council will hold its 27th annual dinner at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 27 at Twin River Entertainment Center, 100 Twin River Road, Lincoln. The evening includes a reception and silent auction, followed by dinner and an awards presentation. Tickets: $55 per person, $500 for a table of 10. Tickets must be purchased by Thursday, Sept. 20. For more information or to purchase tickets, call (401) 724-2200 or visit www.tourblackstone.com.

Calendar
PBN Hosted
Events

Two Great Programs...One Great Event. PBN's Annual Celebration of Growth and Innovation is now underway. 2014 applications are now available. Deadline August 1st.
  • 40 Under Forty
    We're almost sold out. The 10th Anniversary of 40 Under Forty, and PBN is planni ...
  • Healthiest Employers
    See who the Healthiest Employers in RI are! And save the date - August 14th - at ...
Advertisement
Purchase Data
Book of Lists
Lists
Book of Lists cover
PBN's annual Book of Lists has been an essential resource for the local business community for almost 30 years. The Book of Lists features a wealth of company rankings from a variety of fields and industries, including banking, health care, real estate, law, hospitality, education, not-for-profits, technology and many more.
Data icons
Data can be purchased as single lists, in either Excel or PDF format; the entire database of the published book, in Excel format; or a printed copy of the Book of Lists.
  • Purchase an e-File of a single list
  •  
  • Purchase an e-File of the entire Book of Lists database
  •  
  • Purchase a printed copy of the Book of Lists
  •  
    National
    Local
    Latest News
    Advertisement