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Browse through the Foundation's latest media releases, opinion pieces, publications, and event news.

Media release

Foundation is offering college scholarships of up to $20,000 to promote Roger Williams’ core values

January 20, 2021

Media release

Rhode Island Foundation awards $481,000 in grants for animal welfare

January 04, 2021

Media release

Rhode Island Foundation awards $5 million in CARES Act funding to local nonprofits

December 21, 2020

Media release

Angela Bannerman Ankoma named vice president, director of the Equity Leadership Initiative at Rhode Island Foundation

December 15, 2020

Media release

Governor Raimondo Announces $8 Million Central Providence Opportunities Initiative

December 02, 2020

Media release

2020 Murray Family Prize honors Marie Ghazal

December 01, 2020

Media release

Rhode Island Foundation commits $60,000 in matching grants to help the Food Bank and Trinity Rep weather COVID-19 crisis

November 24, 2020

Commentary

Can we do this, Rhode Island?

November 20, 2020

Community news

Rhode Island Foundation commits $8.5 million to strengthen efforts to eliminate inequity and racial disparities

October 19, 2020

Media release

Foundation awards $356,000 in grants to build community throughout Rhode Island

October 01, 2020

Media release

Foundation awards $53,140 in grants for services to RI’s LGBTQ communities

September 25, 2020

Publication

Giving Changes Everything: Special Edition: COVID-19 Response, Fall 2020

September 25, 2020