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HUNGRY TO HELP: Heather Hole Strout, left, executive director of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center in Newport, distributes chowder and chicken vegetable bean soup to the needy recently in a new partnership with McGrath Clambakes Inc. of Newport. Assisting with the distribution are T.R. McGrath, third from left, owner of McGrath Clambakes, and his daughter Aibhlinn. / PBN PHOTO/KATE WHITNEY LUCEY

Challenges for nonprofits reach unimagined heights

It’s times like these that Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island President Kathleen Cloutier feels as though all the nonprofits in Rhode Island are...
UNITED WE STAND: Employees at United Way of Rhode Island pose for a fun picture together at the office. / COURTESY UNITED WAY OF RHODE ISLAND

United Way of Rhode Island

PBN Best Places to Work 2020 MIDSIZE COMPANIES 24. United Way of Rhode Island Employees in R.I.: 70 CEO and President Cortney Nicolato Questions answered by: Cortney Nicolato What...

United Way awards $600K in grants to 41 nonprofit organizations

PROVIDENCE – Through its Rhode Island Recovers grant program, United Way of Rhode Island announced Aug. 20 it issued $600,000 in grants to 41...
NOT CONVINCED: Joshua Riazi, left, manager at Genesis Center, leads a culinary class in February. Riazi isn’t sold on the idea of forming an association to serve as a “chamber of commerce” for the Rhode Island nonprofit sector.  / PBN PHOTO/MIKE SKORSKI

Strength in numbers? Some struggling nonprofits eye an alliance

While many nonprofits are fighting for survival amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Steamship Historical Society of America knows better than most what it is...
TWENTY-THREE NONPROFITS received about $700,000 in grants combined in the latest round from the United Way of Rhode Island and Rhode Island Foundation's COVID-19 Response Fund.

23 nonprofits receive $700K from COVID-19 Response Fund

PROVIDENCE – An additional $700,000 in grants were issued to 23 nonprofit organizations across Rhode Island from the United Way of Rhode Island and...
UNITED WAY OF RHODE ISLAND has launched the Road Island Recovers program, which has made $600,000 available to local nonprofits impacted by the pandemic to cover operating expenses.

UWRI makes $600K in operational support funds available to nonprofits impacted...

PROVIDENCE – United Way of Rhode Island is offering $600,0000 in operational funding to aid the recovery of some of the state’s nonprofit organizations...
PLAYING IT SAFE: As hurt as his two Providence restaurants have been by the coronavirus panademic, James Mark says he won’t open his restaurants for dine-in service until there’s a vaccine, treatment or widespread testing. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Are we ready? Raimondo moves ahead with reopening R.I.

Mounting case counts, hospitalizations and deaths. Soaring unemployment claims and nose-diving tax revenue. Mysteriously high infection rates among Latinos. No matter what part of...
UNITED WAY OF Rhode Island's inaugural 401Gives Day raised $1.2 million for 365 nonprofits, exceeding the organization's initial $1 million fundraising goal for the event.

United Way’s 401Gives Day collects $1.2M for nonprofits

PROVIDENCE – Close to $1.2 million was raised Wednesday for 365 Rhode Island-based nonprofit organizations in the United Way of Rhode Island’s inaugural 401Gives...

Amgen Foundation donates $500K to R.I. COVID-19 Response Fund

WEST GREENWICH – Amgen Inc. and the Amgen Foundation contributed $500,000 to the Rhode Island COVID-19 Response Fund, created in early March by the...
NEEDED ALTERNATIVE: Cortney Nicolato, CEO and president of United Way of Rhode Island, says 401Gives Day on April 1, designed to offer individuals the opportunity to donate about 375 nonprofits in the state, will give organizations a needed alternative to receive funds in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

UWRI: Support those helping others

When the United Way of Rhode Island planned its inaugural 401Gives Day for April 1, the world had not yet heard of COVID-19, and...

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