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Social Welfare
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The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development awarded more than $5.6 million to Rhode Island to provide permanent homes and services to low-income people with disabilities in an effort to prevent them from becoming homeless or unnecessarily institutionalized. more
Oliver Hazard Perry Rhode Island is partnering with the public schools and Rogers High School to offer an education program supported by a $36,400 grant from the van Beuren Charitable Foundation. more
The Westerly Community Credit Union this past week donated proceeds from the 31st annual Holiday Basketball Tournament to four sports booster programs. more
Executive director of the Providence In-town Churches Association speaks about the organization’s long-term goals and the programs it offers. more
Providence Preservation Society Winter Bash, Izzy Foundation Feb Fest and more. more
Two weeks remain to nominate young volunteers for the Kohl’s Cares Scholarship Program. more
The law firm of Marasco & Nesselbush LLP has launched a Brain Injury Prevention Scholarship for students in Rhode Island, Connecticut and Massachusetts. more
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State recently received a $30,000 Amgen Foundation Grant to develop and implement a Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics curriculum into the mentoring agency’s site-based programming. more
Alex and Ani’s Charity by Design division has awarded $20 million since its inception in February 2011 to 44 charitable organizations, Alex and Ani LLC announced Tuesday in a press release. more
Rhode Island will receive $10.2 million in federal funds to expand the Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting program. Originally created as part of the Affordable Care Act, the federal funds are designed to help at-risk families voluntarily receive home visits from nurses, social workers and trained parent educators to improve health, child development and school readiness, according to a release from Gov. Gina M. Raimondo. more
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