Michael Gregson and Lynda White were named Big Brother and Big Sister of the Year by Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State at an event held on Nov. 7 at the Crowne Plaza Providence-Warwick in Warwick. The annual event honors the organization’s volunteer mentors.
As it has for more than 25 years, the Blackstone Valley Community Action Program this week gave out thousands of toys as well as hats, gloves and mittens to brighten the holiday season of area families.
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick has launched the Bill Belichick Foundation, a nonprofit created to provide coaching, mentorship, and financial assistance to individuals, communities and organizations with a focus on the sports of football and lacrosse.
The Rhode Island chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals presented Gregg’s Restaurants & Pubs with the Award for Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation at the National Philanthropy Day Breakfast & Award Ceremony on Nov. 26 at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet.
Join PBN for the best networking event and party of the winter - January 15, 2015 - the Book of Lists Party at the Providence Public Library. Reserve your spot by December 31st and get a holiday gift from PBN!
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.