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SUPPORTIVE SWINGS: Golfers play a hole during last year’s “Swing to Support” charity golf event, held by the Children’s Advocacy Center of Bristol County. This year’s event will be held Oct. 4 at Ledgemont Country Club in Seekonk.
 / COURTESY CHILDREN’S ADVOCACY CENTER OF BRISTOL COUNTY

Editor’s Choice: Children’s Advocacy Center to hold golf charity event Oct....

EDITOR’S CHOICE Children’s Advocacy Center to hold golf charity event CHILDREN’S ADVOCACY CENTER of Bristol County will hold its “Swing to Support” charity golf...
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Kasim Yarn, the state director of veteran affairs, will be the keynote speaker at the Rhode Island Coalition for the Homeless’ annual Awards Breakfast on Sept. 23 at the Crowne Plaza Providence-Warwick in Warwick.
 / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Editor’s Choice: R.I. Coalition for the Homeless to hold Awards Breakfast...

EDITOR’S CHOICE R.I. Coalition for the Homeless to hold Awards Breakfast THE RHODE ISLAND COALITION for the Homeless will hold its annual Awards Breakfast....

Women’s Fund of R.I. grants nearly $50K to 5 local nonprofits

PROVIDENCE – The Women's Fund of Rhode Island awarded nearly $50,000 in grants to five organizations working on projects intended to advance gender equity...
TALKING INNOVATION: Attendees listen to a guest speaker during the Southeastern New England Defense Industry Alliance’s Defense Innovation Days event last year. This year’s event will be held Aug. 26-28 at the Marriott Newport in Newport.
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Editor’s Choice: Defense Innovation Days to be held in Newport

EDITOR’S CHOICE Defense Innovation Days to be held in Newport THE SOUTHEASTERN NEW ENGLAND Defense Industry Alliance will hold its 2019 Defense Industry Days...
NICHOLE WARD is a CNA and member of Raise the Bar on Residents Care, a recently-formed activist group that says state standards are needed for workers and residents in nursing homes. / COURTESY RAISE THE BAR ON RESIDENT CARE

Five Questions With Nichole Ward

In late July, activist group Raise the Bar on Residents Care gathered in Providence to release a report on nursing homes standards in Rhode...
BEACH CLEANUP: Representatives from People’s Credit Union assist in a cleanup of Easton’s Beach in Newport hosted by Save The Bay. The organization will hold a communitywide Earth Day birthday party at the beach on April 27.
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Editor’s Choice: Save The Bay to hold Earth Day Birthday Party...

EDITOR’S CHOICE Save The Bay to hold Earth Day birthday party SAVE THE BAY, in celebration of the organization’s 50th anniversary, will hold a...
STOPPING ABUSE: Rep. Teresa Tanzi, D-South Kingstown, and the Rev. ­David L. Helfer, of the Womxn Project Collaborative, will be among the panelists participating in a forum on sexual harassment and violence. It will be held by the Women’s Fund of Rhode Island on April 3, at the New England Institute of Technology. / COURTESY REP. TERESA TANZI AND THE REV. DAVID L. HELFER

Editor’s Choice: Ending sexual harassment

EDITOR’S CHOICE Ending sexual harassment WOMEN’S FUND of Rhode Island will hold a panel discussion on sexual harassment and violence, and what can be done...
HOORAY FOR HOLLYWOOD: The Providence Preservation Society will hold its 16th annual Winter Bash, with a “Hollywood” theme, on Feb. 23 at the renovated Bomes Theatre in Providence.
 / PBN PHOTO/JAMES BESSETTE

Editor’s Choice: Providence Preservation Society to hold Winter Bash at Bomes

EDITOR’S CHOICE Providence Preservation Society to hold Winter Bash at Bomes THE PROVIDENCE PRESERVATION SOCIETY will hold its 16th annual Winter Bash, themed “Hollywood,”...
ATHENAEUM BENEFIT: The Providence Athenaeum will host its “A Midnight Dreary” fundraiser, themed around Edgar Allen Poe, on Jan. 31.
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Editor’s Choice: Poe and the athenaeum

EDITOR’S CHOICE Poe and the athenaeum THE PROVIDENCE ATHENAEUM will host a fundraiser, titled “A Midnight Dreary.” The event, themed around Edgar Allen Poe...

Who’s on the Board?

Mission: Women’s Fund of Rhode Island invests in women and girls through research, advocacy, grant-making and strategic partnerships designed to advance gender equity through...
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