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THE UNITED WAY of Rhode Island received a $1 million commitment from Papitto Opportunity Connection to help fund the proposed nonprofit resource center.

United Way of R.I. receives $1M commitment for planned nonprofit resource...

PROVIDENCE – The United Way of Rhode Island’s push to create a statewide nonprofit resource center was given a seven-figure financial boost, courtesy of...

United Way of R.I.’s 211 Center took 263K calls in 2021

PROVIDENCE – United Way of Rhode Island’s 211 Center received a record number of calls in 2021, highlighting the multiple needs residents had for...
WHAT CHEER FLOWER FARM'S idea to help school children cope with stresses through flowers won a $50,000 prize in the United Way of Rhode Island’s and Social Enterprise Greenhouse’s 2021 Nonprofit Innovation Lab. From left, Emily Lucas, Family Service of Rhode Island’s AmeriCorps site supervisor; Samantha Stringfellow Mary E. Fogarty Elementary School, assistant vice principal; Destenie Vital, What Cheer Flower Farm executive director; Joyce Leven, FSRI community development director; Harley Van Dunk, Fogarty school counselor; and Matthew Lemay, FSRI AmeriCorps team leader, helped deliver flowers to Fogarty Elementary School in Providence. / COURTESY WHAT CHEER FLOWER FARM

What Cheer’s flower school education idea wins $50K in Nonprofit Innovation...

PROVIDENCE – More often than not, Destenie Vital, What Cheer Flower Farm’s executive director, would be out and about delivering flowers to help needy...

Free tax filing available through VITA program for income-eligible R.I. residents

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Islanders may be able to get their state and federal income taxes prepared and filed for free under the Volunteer Income...
MAKING AN ASSESSMENT: Cortney Nicolato, CEO and president of United Way of Rhode Island, says the organization is evaluating a model for an association or council for nonprofits in Rhode Island. / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

United Way eyes statewide nonprofit resource center

PROVIDENCE – Among the goals in the United Way of Rhode Island’s five-year, $100 million Live United 2025 plan announced last year, the organization...
Dolph Johnson

Johnson named new chairman of United Way of Rhode Island board...

DOLPH JOHNSON, executive vice president and chief global human resources officer for Pawtucket-based toymaker Hasbro Inc., was recently named the new chairperson for the...
Michele Lederberg

Blue Cross receives philanthropy award from Rhode Island Foundation

MICHELLE LEDERBERG is the executive vice president, chief legal officer and chief administrative officer at Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island, which...
COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT: The United Way of Rhode Island launched multiple initiatives, including its five-year, $100 million LIVE UNITED 2025 strategic plan, to support racial equity in the state. United Way of Rhode Island Director of Policy and Equity Kyle Bennett talks with fellow employees during a hybrid Zoom and in-person meeting to kick off its internal United Way campaign with a goal of 100% participation. / PBN PHOTO/DAVE HANSEN

An array of strategies to better the community

PBN Diversity and Inclusion Awards 2021 Social Services: United Way of Rhode Island United Way of Rhode Island is a name that is familiar to many...
KEVIN MATTA, center of the stage, head of diversity and inclusion for Thielsch Engineering Inc., leads the discussion among panelists at Providence Business News' 2021 Diversity & Inclusion Summit and Award program at Crowne Plaza Providence-Warwick on Thursday. The other panel members are, from left, Dorca M. Paulino, diversity director for the R.I. Judiciary; Peter Rodriquez, executive director/plant manager for Amgen Rhode Island in West Greenwich; Neil D. Steinberg, CEO and president of the Rhode Island Foundation; and Lawrence E. Wilson, managing director at The Wilson Organization. PBN PHOTO/MIKE SKORSKI

PBN summit: ‘Every conversation is crucial’ in diversity efforts

WARWICK – Top-down leadership, organizational involvement, empathy and persistent efforts are essential to increasing diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace, according to business...
Cortney Nicolato

Cortney Nicolato

WHEN SHE RETURNED to Rhode Island from Texas to become the United Way of Rhode Island’s top executive in 2018, Cortney Nicolato learned in...

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