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ANTHONY CANDELARIO, a seventh-grade student who participates in NeighborWorks Blackstone River Valley’s after-school program, speaks about the program’s positive impact on his life and academic performance during United Way of Rhode Island’s advocacy at the Statehouse May 24 in support of creating a legislative commission to improve and increase the number of the state’s out-of-school learning programs. / COURTESY UNITED WAY OF RHODE ISLAND

UWRI advocates for increased access to after-school programs

PROVIDENCE – Nearly 100 community leaders, students among them, rallied at the Statehouse May 24 on behalf of the United Way of Rhode Island’s...
LIZ GOODERMOTE, a sales manager at Enterprise Holdings and board chair of Progreso Latino Rhode Island, also serves on the membership and executive board of the United Way of Rhode Island's Women United, where she has been a member for three years. / COURTESY UWRI

Five Questions With: Liz Goodermote

Liz Goodermote is a sales manager at Enterprise Holdings, where she is responsible for corporate account management and new-business acquisition in the Rhode Island,...

United Way of Rhode Island receives nearly $60K raised by IGT...

PROVIDENCE – International Game Technology PLC Rhode Island employees raised close to $60,000 for United Way of Rhode Island after the company held a...
EIGHT RHODE ISLAND-BASED nonprofit organizations will share $140,000 of the $1.5 million recently donated nationwide by Citizens Bank to increase financial literacy. From left, Keith Kelly, president, Citizens Bank Rhode Island; Tony Maione, CEO, United Way of Rhode Island; Barbara Cottam, head of corporate affairs, Citizens Bank; and R.I. Treasurer Seth Magaziner. / COURTESY CITIZENS BANK

8 local nonprofits benefit from Citizens financial literacy campaign

PROVIDENCE – In an effort to increase financial literacy in the Ocean State, eight Rhode Island-based nonprofit organizations will share $140,000 of the $1.5...
THE UNITED WAY of Rhode Island received a $500,000 anonymous gift through its online-giving platform. It is the organization's largest donor-advised fund to date.

UWRI receives $500K anonymous donation through online giving tool

PROVIDENCE – An anonymous donor has gifted $500,000 to the United Way of Rhode Island through its online-giving “MyFund” program, the organization announced Thursday.The...
THE HOUSING NETWORK of Rhode Island announced its 2018 awardees which will be honored at its annual meeting on May 21.

Housing Network of Rhode Island announces 2018 awardees, annual meeting

PROVIDENCE - The Housing Network of Rhode Island will mark a year of progress in affordable housing at its annual meeting on May 21,...
UNITED WAY OF RHODE ISLAND has taken over management of the state's volunteer sign up website. / COURTESY UWRI

UWRI takes over state online volunteer site

PROVIDENCE - United Way of Rhode Island has assumed management of operations for the state's online volunteer website, the nonprofit announced Monday.The site was...
ANTHONY MAIONE, president and CEO of United Way of Rhode Island, says many families are spending more than one-third of their income "to keep a roof over their head," which is why UWRI awarded $100,000 in grants to four local organizations in January. / COURTESY UWRI

UWRI awards $100K in Housing for All Fund grants to local...

PROVIDENCE – Continuing to address the lack of affordable housing available to Rhode Islanders, in early January the United Way of Rhode Island awarded...
JOCELYN KELLY is the chair of United Way of Rhode Island’s Young Leaders Circle. The group is hosting a networking event for young Rhode Islanders to learn about personal finance. / COURTESY YOUNG LEADERS CIRCLE

United Way to host personal-finance event for millennials

PROVIDENCE – United Way of Rhode Island’s young professionals group is hosting an event for millennial-age participants to learn more about personal finance.The group,...
UWRI CEO Anthony Maione announced he will retire Dec. 31, 2018 capping 13 years with the organization and 35 heading nonprofit organizations./ PHOTO COURTESY UNITED WAY OF RHODE ISLAND

UWRI CEO Maione to retire at close of 2018

PROVIDENCE - After leading the organization for 13 years, United Way of Rhode Island CEO Anthony Maione announced Wednesday he plans to retire at...
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