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Report recommends new department to shift responsibilities from Providence police

PROVIDENCE – The city could cut costs, improve services and make its police and fire departments more efficient by creating a new department to...
401 GIVES DAY raised $2.1 million Thursday for 420 local nonprofits.

United Way’s 401 Gives Day eclipses $2M in raised funds for...

PROVIDENCE – United Way of Rhode Island’s second annual 401 Gives Day exceeded the organization's own expectations Thursday, and all the while gave the...
OCEAN STATE JOB LOT contributed $25 million, including $14.3 million within Rhode Island and Massachusetts, to philanthropic efforts in 2020.

Ocean State Job Lot contributed $25M to philanthropic efforts in 2020

NORTH KINGSTOWN – Ocean State Job Lot contributed $25 million in philanthropic efforts in 2020 across its 142-community-footprint for various causes, including assisting those...

Duo launches directory for Black artists in Rhode Island

PROVIDENCE – A performer and technology professional have united to design and launch an interactive online directory to help facilitate the business, training and...
Interested in having your business’s community-service project highlighted? Contact PBN Researcher Cassius Shuman at (401) 680-4884 or Shuman@PBN.com.

Family Service of Rhode Island partners with Tufts to donate, deliver...

WHEELING AND DEALING: Family Service of Rhode Island and Tufts Health Plan teamed up to donate and deliver 350 turkeys and kits that helped an...
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BLUE SHIELD OF RHODE ISLAND

BCBSRI employees spend day volunteering across R.I.

HAPPY HOMEBUILDERS: Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island held its ninth annual statewide day of community service, Blue across Rhode Island, on...

Collaborative food initiative reaches 25K meal milestone

FEEDING FAMILIES: The Boys & Girls Clubs of Northern Rhode Island and Bank of America Corp. united to address hunger during the coronavirus pandemic. The...

Grants from LCR, Tufts, Washington Trust to support hard-hit small businesses...

GRANTING AID: Lawyers for Civil Rights, Tufts Health Plan and The Washington Trust Co. have collaborated to provide $1,000 grants to minority- and women-owned...

Stepping Up: Bank of America, Boys & Girls Clubs team up...

LINCOLN - When the state issued stay-at-home orders, Bank of America quickly emptied out its offices, including its local call center. That meant the sprawling...
Interested in having your business’s community-service project highlighted? Contact PBN Researcher 
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Family Service of R.I. supports disadvantaged families via Be Safe campaign

FAMILY SUPPORT: Family Service of Rhode Island has helped serve about 14,000 people with its Be Safe campaign, which is aimed at providing disadvantaged...

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