When Rhode Islanders work together, powerful things happen.
Taking on critical issues
In our efforts to create a stronger, more vibrant community, we believe that all voices must be heard, collaboration is key in solving important issues and seizing emerging opportunities, and decision-making must be backed by quality data.Civic Leadership
Strengthening our community
We are committed to strengthening Rhode Island through our strategic initiatives in education, health, and economic security, as well as through impact investing, our diversity, inclusion, and equity work; and more.Community Investments
Capacity Building for Nonprofits
Topic-focused workshops and learning opportunities
Workshops and other learning opportunities focus on good governance, sound organizational management, grant writing, fundraising, technical assistance, and more. In just over a decade, we've served thousands of program participants and organizations.
Stories & Insights
Rhode Island Foundation offers grants to Jewish groups serving Greater ProvidenceJune 20, 2022
Rhode Island Foundation awards more than $360,000 in seed funding for medical researchJune 13, 2022
The Herren Project FundJune 01, 2022
Housing is health, housing is hopeJune 01, 2022
Five students receive Carter Roger Williams scholarshipsMay 27, 2022