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Philanthropy
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How often is a gift called "transformational?" That's a big claim. The word was used by University of Rhode Island President David M. Dooley, referring in 2013 to a $15 million gift from former CVS Caremark Corp. President and CEO Thomas M. … more
Twenty-two organizations were named by Southcoast Health on Monday as recipients of $135,000 in grants in its FY2016 Community Benefits Impact Opportunity program. more
The Rhode Island Association of Realtors recently donated a medical transport vehicle to the Boys and Girls Club of Newport County. more
The domestic violence awareness agency Sojourner House accepted the second of two matching $50,000 donations from the New England Patriots Community Foundation from former player Andre Tippett on May 18. more
The R.I. State Council on the Arts announced on Thursday that 139 nonprofit organizations, schools and individuals will share $777,212 through its first round of grant awards for the 2016-2017 season. more
What three words best describe your staff? Community, loyalty and integrity. What employee benefit is the most popular among staff members? The bank supports employee participation and volunteer fundraising efforts, and … more
Tom McGovern, executive director of Warwick-based A Wish Come True, first began his service with the nonprofit as a board member in 1991. He has since held numerous positions on the board, including serving as president for 10 years. more
Jordan Ross knows the significance a pet can play in one's life. It's the reason he started Providence-based PetsEmpower Inc. After graduating from college, Ross couldn't find a job and couldn't move home because it was a "bad situation." … more
"I'm a big believer that everybody can be a leader. Leadership is not anointed … it's opportunistic," said Neil D. Steinberg, Rhode Island Foundation president and CEO. "People are leaders because they want to help … we need everybody engaged … more
The charitable foundation established by Bristol County Savings Bank awarded a combined $34,000 in grants to five nonprofit organizations in greater Pawtucket at an event in mid-January. more
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