When Rhode Islanders work together, powerful things happen.
Capacity Building for Nonprofits
Topic-focused workshops and learning opportunities
To help local nonprofit staff, board members, and volunteers better achieve their missions, the Foundation offers free workshops and learning opportunities.Capacity Building
Over 100 years of experience and analysis
Based on our experience, we believe that focus on three key areas will have the greatest impact on our state: improving economic, education, and health outcomes for all Rhode Islanders. Explore our strategic initiatives and see their impact.Strategic Initiatives
You can be a Rhode Island changemaker.
Civic leadership is working together to reform systems, providing opportunities for civic engagement, and assuring access to quality data to inform decision making. Join us in these efforts.Civic Leadership
Stories & Insights
COVID-19 Response Fund awards another $2.4 million to support nonprofits providing crucial services like food, housing, and health careApril 06, 2020
Rhode Island Foundation’s response to COVID-19April 06, 2020
Governor, Office of the Health Insurance Commissioner, RI health insurers establish COVID-19 Behavioral Health Fund at the Rhode Island FoundationApril 02, 2020
COVID-19 Response Fund awards $1.2 million in first round of grants to local nonprofitsMarch 27, 2020
$4 million in aid available to help nonprofits respond to COVID-19 crisisMarch 19, 2020