Saturday, May 25, 2024

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NEWPORT POLO will host its annual Rotary Charity Match on May 25 at 3 p.m. at the Newport International Polo Grounds in Portsmouth. / COURTESY NEWPORT POLO

Philanthropy Calendar, May 22, 2024

Click here for the Sept. 27, 2022 issue of the Philanthropy Calendar.
EMPLOYEES STOCK the warehouse of Warwick-based health care equipment distributor CME Corp. The John H. Chafee Center for International Business' annual World Trade Day on Wednesday will focus on supply chain resiliency and being prepared for the next crisis that may cause disruptions within supply chains both locally and globally. / COURTESY CME CORP.

38th World Trade Day to focus on supply chain resiliency, improved...

SMITHFIELD – When the COVID-19 pandemic gripped the world four years ago, local businesses had to grapple with many complex changes and challenges, including...

BankFive announces 2024 President’s Scholarship recipients

FALL RIVER – Lylah Thibeault and Luke Coelho are the recipients of the BankFive President's Scholarship Fund, BankFive and the SouthCoast Community Foundation recently...

First United Methodist Church in North Attleboro closes

NORTH ATTLEBORO – First United Methodist Church closed Sunday, ending a ministry that dates back to the 1800s.  Declining members and lack of financial capacity...

May 20 deadline looming for federal disaster relief from last winter’s...

PROVIDENCE – Time is running out for individuals, local governments, businesses and eligible nonprofits in Kent, Providence and Washington counties affected by the severe...

R.I. DLT renews funding for university biotech programming

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – As the Ocean State seeks to raise its profile in the regional and national life sciences sector, the R.I. Department of...

Annavarjula named new dean of UMass Dartmouth’s business school

DARTMOUTH – Madan Annavarjula is the new dean for the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Charlton College of Business.  UMass Dartmouth said Annavarjula, the dean of the College of...
RHODE ISLAND'S economy showed signs of expansion in March, according to niversity of Rhode Island economist and professor Leonard Lardaro economic index, but it was slower than a month earlier. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Lardaro: Expansion of R.I. economy slowed in March

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island’s economy sputtered a bit in March after showing signs of gaining momentum in February, University of Rhode Island economist and...
THE RHODE ISLAND FOUNDATION has awarded more than $360,000 in seed grants to 15 medical research projects. / COURTESY RHODE ISLAND FOUNDATION

R.I. Foundation awards $360K to 15 medical research projects

PROVIDENCE – More than $360,000 in seed funding has been awarded by the Rhode Island Foundation to 15 medical research projects to help early-career...
AFFORDABLE ALTERNATIVE: Torsten Mayer-Rothbarth and his wife, Megan, opened Inhabit, a furniture, home goods and art store in Warren, after finding it too expensive to travel to regional art shows. 
PBN PHOTO/KATE WHITNEY LUCEY

You don’t have to look far for quality art, handmade goods

After a couple years traveling to art shows throughout the Northeast, Torsten and Megan Mayer-Rothbarth had two major takeaways: lots of connections with other...
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