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Five Questions With: Anna Thompson

Anna Thompson is the studio art coordinator for the Cove Center, part of The Groden Network in Providence. She has worked with the organization...

Women’s Resource Center elects new board members at annual meeting

PROVIDENCE – The Women’s Resource Center, the nonprofit domestic violence and prevention services agency serving Newport and Bristol counties, elected new officials to its...
THE BAPTIST CHURCH in Warren will hold its 13th annual Cookie Walk fundraiser on Dec. 15. / COURTESY BAPTIST CHURCH IN WARREN

Philanthropy Calendar, Dec. 14, 2018

If a nonprofit wants an upcoming fundraiser to be considered for a calendar listing, email information to nonprofit@PBN.com or research@PBN.com at least four weeks in...

Taking ownership of public education

Rhode Island needs a well-educated workforce to strengthen small businesses, the backbone of our economy. We need a strong, stable public education system to...

Who’s on the Board?

Mission: Healthcentric Advisors develops and provides innovative and evidence-based consultation, education, tools and resources that measure and improve the quality, safety and value of...
ON WEDNESDAY, Roger Williams University announced Marcela Betancur was named director of the Latino Policy Institute. Her tenure will begin Jan. 14. / COURTESY ROGER WILLIAMS UNIVERSITY

Betancur to lead Latino Policy Institute at RWU

PROVIDENCE -Marcela Betancur has been named director of the Latino Policy Institute at Roger Williams University, the school announced Wednesday.Betancur succeeds Gabriela Domenzain who left the...
NONPROFITS, such as churches and colleges, will be given some leeway when calculating the cost of parking benefits and won’t face penalties this year if they were confused about how much they owed, according to guidance released by the IRS on Monday. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

IRS softens blow after tax law cut perks for nonprofit employees

NEW YORK - The Internal Revenue Service moved to soften the hit from a controversial provision in last year’s tax overhaul that imposes a tax...

Turner named director of education at New Bedford Whaling Museum

NEW BEDFORD – Hiring from within, the New Bedford Whaling Museum appointed Christina Turner director of education.Amanda McMullen, president and CEO, said in a...

Hasbro Children’s Hospital to benefit from Balise Share the Love event

WEST WARWICK – Marking the fourth consecutive selection of Hasbro Children’s Hospital, Balise Subaru has named the nonprofit the local beneficiary of its annual...

Ocean State Job Lot extends holiday donation program, will match up...

NORTH KINGSTOWN – Initially planned to conclude on Dec. 5, Ocean State Job Lot has chosen to extend its first-ever Choose, Give, Get donation...
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