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holiday cheer: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rhode Island employees gather for a Christmas party at the office.
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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rhode Island provides the right match...

PBN DIVERSITY & INCLUSIONS 2020 AWARDS Social-Services Agency: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rhode Island AS AN ORGANIZATION devoted to providing children in Rhode Island communities...
CLASS LEADER: Middle school teacher Jana Gasboro helps a student at St. Mary’s Home for Children in North Providence. / PBN PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Social-service organizations finding ways to stay essential, even in hard times

Providing essential services to those with disabilities can be challenging in the best of times. But as the COVID-19 pandemic disrupted life for many people,...
DAY ONE, a Providence-based nonprofit that offers services to abuse victims, announced that its funding from the federal Victims of Crimes Act funding for 2021 has been cut by more than $400,000.

Day One director calls projected $400K funding cut ‘dangerous’

PROVIDENCE – Day One, Rhode Island’s lone agency that directly addresses issues of sexual assault, faces a $400,000 budget cut for 2021 that Executive...
JOLLY GOOD TIME: Employees at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rhode Island gather during a Christmas party. 
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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rhode Island

PBN Best Places to Work 2020 SMALL COMPANIES 9. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rhode Island Employees in R.I.: 45 Executive Director Katje Afonseca Questions answered by: Katje...
TEAMWORK: Tides Family Services team members work together during a summer retreat in 2019. / COURTESY TIDES FAMILY SERVICES

Tides Family Services

PBN Best Places to Work 2020 MIDSIZE COMPANIES 9. Tides Family Services Employees in R.I.: 132 CEO and President Beth Bixby Questions answered by: Beth Bixby What support programs...
MEETUP: Rhode Island Parent Information Network employees gather at the nonprofit’s annual staff meeting. / COURTESY RHODE ISLAND PARENT INFORMATION NETWORK

Rhode Island Parent Information Network

PBN Best Places to Work 2020 MIDSIZE COMPANIES 19. Rhode Island Parent Information Network Employees in R.I.: 101 Executive Director Samuel Salganik Questions answered by: Growth and Development...
GROWTH POWER: Dennis Roy, CEO and president of East Bay Community Action Program, has made mergers with other organizations a major part of his leadership strategy for the East Providence-based nonprofit. 
PBN PHOTO/KATE WHITNEY LUCEY

Dennis Roy, CEO and president, East Bay Community Action Program

PBN 2020 Leaders & Achievers Awards Dennis Roy | CEO and president, East Bay Community Action Program DENNIS ROY IS TRANSFORMING the way Rhode Islanders...
A HELPING HAND: Sue Babin, director of special projects for the Rhode Island Developmental Disabilities Council, oversaw a specialized project to design and implement a self-employment business incubator that assists entrepreneurs who have developmental disabilities. / PBN PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Sue Babin, director of special projects, Rhode Island Developmental Disabilities Council

PBN 2020 Leaders & Achievers Awards Sue Babin | Director of special projects, Rhode Island Developmental Disabilities Council SUE BABIN WAS STRUCK by how happy...
PREPARING FOR SUCCESS: Crossroads Rhode Island Vice President for Adult Services John MacDonald worked with staff to establish a human-resources training program designed to help new employees be successful. 
PBN PHOTO/TRACY JENKINS

John MacDonald, vice president for adult services, Crossroads Rhode Island

PBN 2020 Leaders & Achievers Awards John MacDonald | Vice president for adult services, Crossroads Rhode Island JOHN MACDONALD, vice president for adult services at...
UNITED WAY OF RHODE ISLAND and Social Enterprise Greenhouse has selected 10 fellows for its inaugural Nonprofit Innovation Lab, which commences Monday.

United Way of RI, SEG select 10 fellows for inaugural Nonprofit...

PROVIDENCE – Ten local nonprofit leaders have been selected as fellows by United Way of Rhode Island and Social Enterprise Greenhouse for the two...

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