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TUFTS HEALTH PLAN Foundation has awarded $315,000 in grants to three Rhode Island organizations. The grants are intended to help communities achieve achieve age-friendly practices for older residents in underrepresented communities.

Tufts Health Plan Foundation grants $315K to R.I. organizations to boost...

PROVIDENCE – Tufts Health Plan Foundation has awarded $315,000 to three Rhode Island organizations, part of the nonprofit organization’s 15-grant, $1.9 million effort to...
CITIZENS FINANCIAL GROUP reported that it made over $14 million in charitable donations to support community programs and events in 2018 in 12 states. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/KELVIN MA

Citizens highlights its corporate responsibility efforts in 2018

PROVIDENCE – Citizens Financial Group Inc. reported that it provided $14 million from Citizens Bank and Citizens Charitable Foundation in charitable giving to support...

Southcoast Health awards $150K in grants to local nonprofits

PROVIDENCE – Southcoast Health has announced 18 grant recipients chosen as part of its Community Benefits Impact Opportunity program.Grants total $150,000 and are for...

SEG accepting applicants for Health & Wellness Accelerator

PROVIDENCE – Social Enterprise Greenhouse is seeking motivated and coachable entrepreneurs with early-stage health and wellness ventures with social impact for the organization’s 2019...

Five Questions With: Thomas Bucci

Warwick Ice Cream Co. has created a new ice cream to help support Hasbro Children’s Hospital and it is currently available at various locations...

R.I. Council for the Humanities announces 2019 award recipients

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Council for the Humanities will honor the White family, Silaphone Nhongvongsouthy, Edible Schoolyard at Green Animals Topiary Garden, and...

Philanthropy Calendar, June 21, 2019

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 CONTROL: Sailing Heals takes cancer patients and their caregivers for a sail aboard the schooner Madeleine in Newport.
 / PBN PHOTO/DAVE HANSEN

For the very sick, sailing a chance to ‘refuel their souls’

Katelyn McSherry’s memories of her mother on the water stretch back to when she was growing up in Portsmouth.“Growing up, we always had a...

College Crusade of Rhode Island honored

ANDREW BRAMSON is the president and CEO of the College Crusade of Rhode Island, a Providence-based nonprofit that helps students in low-income communities prepare...

Meals on Wheels of Rhode Island appoints Meghan Grady as new...

PROVIDENCE — Meals on Wheels of Rhode Island has appointed Meghan Grady, who has served as YWCA Rhode Island’s chief operating officer for eight...
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