Home Tags Nonprofits

Tag: Nonprofits

TAKING THE LEAD: Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza says he’s proud that the Providence Police Department was the first in the state to adopt body cameras for its police officers. He said the program has been well-received, adding it helps to calm people down because they know they are being recorded, while also allowing “the entire picture” of an incident to get out.
 / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Can a self-described ‘pro[business]-growth progressive’ mayor boost investment in Providence?

The son of Guatemalan immigrants who settled in the West End of Providence, Mayor Jorge O. Elorza is a pull-yourself-up-by-your-bootstraps story: The first in...
COURTESY RHODE ISLAND FOUNDATION

Do programs and services in R.I. match needs?

For Karen A. Santilli, president and CEO of Crossroads Rhode Island, bridging the gap between programs and services in the community and those in...

Giving back

Have you or your company participated in/hosted fundraising events? Yes: 83.33% No: 16.67% Yes, but in sponsorship only: 0% How often do you take part in fundraisers? Every six...
THE RI FOUNDATION'S Fund for a Healthy Rhode Island is accepting grant applications for for efforts that will improve the health of under-served communities. / COURTESY THE RHODE ISLAND FOUNDATION

Fund for a Healthy Rhode Island taking grant applications

PROVIDENCE — Nonprofits have until April 2 to apply for $2.8 million in grants from the Rhode Island Foundation’s Fund for a Healthy Rhode Island,...

Net neutrality

Do you support net neutrality (the principal that internet-service providers cannot discriminate when providing access to the internet and web applications)? Yes 83.3% No 16.7% Do you...

Community engagement

What kind of philanthropic initiatives does your company participate in (check all that apply)? Employee volunteering efforts 71.4% Sporting events (road races; golf tournaments) 42.9% Item drives...
- Featured Event -

Latest News