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

Media release

Rhode Island Foundation awards nearly $500,000 in grants for animal welfare

January 27, 2022

Media release

Nonprofits can apply for nearly $290,000 in grants to serve Newport County residents

January 21, 2022

Commentary

Investing for Rhode Island's future

January 12, 2022

Media release

Rhode Island Foundation, McKee administration award $5.4 million in COVID-19 aid to more than 160 nonprofits

December 23, 2021

Media release

Rhode Island Foundation names Al Kurose as Chair

December 01, 2021

Media release

Rhode Island Foundation awards $660,000 to strengthen nonprofits led by people of color

November 22, 2021

Publication

A potential transformational step for Rhode Island's health care system

November 17, 2021

Media release

Recommendations issued by Rhode Island Foundation-led independent effort to gather and share community input aimed at informing proposed Integrated Academic Health System

November 17, 2021

Media release

2021 Murray Family Prize honors Mario Bueno for community leadership

November 10, 2021

Media release

Nearly $1.5 million raised to support arriving Afghan evacuees, via the Refugee Relief Fund at Rhode Island Foundation

November 08, 2021

Media release

Foundation offers $60,000 in matching grants to help the Food Bank and Trinity Rep continue recovering from pandemic

November 02, 2021

Media release

Rhode Island Foundation releases recommendations for spending $1.1 billion in American Rescue Plan Act funding

October 19, 2021