Newport Hospital, the county’s only acute-care hospital, raised more than $390,000 for its intensive care unit at “A Seaside Summer Evening,” its annual gala and auction celebrating the van Beuren Charitable Foundation. The event gathered more than 300 people to honor longtime supporters, the van Beuren family.
Girl Scouts of Rhode Island recently presented a check for $6,415.21 to the Gabrielle Dinsmore Heart & Hope Fund, which the troop selected as the beneficiary of its 2013 Service Project of the Year. The amount, almost $600 more than last year’s donation, was raised through cookie sales.
Bank Rhode Island recently announced that it will award a $2,500 scholarship to an at-risk youth for participation in a one-year intensive training program for IT-skill development and workplace training at Year Up Providence.
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.