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BURRILLVILLE – Eight people were charged with trespassing following a Dec. 5 march and rally opposing proposed pipeline and power-plant projects in the town, according to ecoRI News. Opposition has grown as two energy projects have … more
Singer Jeffrey Osborne, a Rhode Island native, donated funding to local nonprofit organizations on Wednesday from his annual Jeffrey Osborne Celebrity Classic. more
Carol M. Giuriceo, director of the Rhode Island STEM Center at Rhode Island College, talked with Providence Business News about the center, which promotes science, technology, engineering and … more
Nearly 500 volunteers collected 7,783 pounds of trash during Earth Week beach cleanups organized by Save The Bay. more
Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza surprised more than 70 members of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Providence South Side Clubhouse with a special pizza lunch on April 24. more
The United Way of Rhode Island and Books Are Wings are launching their fourth annual Children’s Book Drive today, May 1, through June 12. more
Alex and Ani LLC has initiated a companywide Give Back Time Off program that will allow all employees to make a positive impact during their workday, with pay, on behalf of charitable organizations. more
Scituate Youth Association bear-and-wine event, Arthritis Foundation walk and more. more
Editor's note: This is a condensed version of a story that originally ran in the Aug. 10 issue. Matthew Netto, state director of the nonprofit Best Buddies Rhode Island, has an unwieldy job description. To lead the … more
"We are not like previous generations," Kevin McGovern said, when asked what nonprofits should expect from the rising generation of young adults. "We want to be a part of the solution, not just viewed as a donor; we want our voice and opinions heard … more
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