Centreville Bank Charitable Foundation donates $124K to 15 R.I. organizations

WEST WARWICK – The Centreville Bank Charitable Foundation recently donated $124,500 in emergency grant funds to 15 Rhode Island organizations to assist with COVID-19 relief efforts, according to a news release.


Recipients and grant amounts are:

  • $30,000 to Clinica Esperanza to pay to staff its three drive-thru and walk-up COVID-19 testing sites in Providence.
  • $25,000 to Care New England Health System to expand telemedicine programs.
  • $25,000 to United Way of Rhode Island for its COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund.
  • $8,000 to the North Kingstown Food Pantry for COVID-19 response and its annual out-of-school fund.
  • $5,000 to Children’s Friend for its emergency crisis fund to provide help with food, housing, utilities and other basic needs for local families.
  • $5,000 to the Rhode Island Community Food Bank.
  • $5,000 to Meals on Wheels of Rhode Island.
  • $4,000 to the Northern Rhode Island Food Pantry.
  • $2,500 to the Coventry Community Food Bank.
  • $2,500 each to the Jonnycake Center of Peace Dale in South Kingstown and the Jonnycake Center of Westerly.
  • $2,500 to The Sharing Locker.
  • $2,500 to the West Warwick Assistance Agency.
  • $2,500 to Be the Change/Project Hand Up.
  • $2,000 to the Pawtucket Soup Kitchen.

Nancy Lavin is a staff writer for PBN. Contact her at Lavin@pbn.com.

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