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

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Nonprofits share $100,000 in first round of Vax Challenge grants

July 19, 2021

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Using grants to encourage people to get COVID-19 vaccine

July 06, 2021

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Nonprofits receive nearly $300,000 to serve Newport County residents

July 01, 2021

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Rhode Island Foundation offers grants to Jewish groups serving greater Providence

June 18, 2021

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Rhode Island Foundation seeks applicants for new Equity Leadership Initiative (ELI)

June 15, 2021

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What’s the big idea? Call for community engagement for spending $1 billion in stimulus funding

June 04, 2021

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Foundation joins Brown and The Partnership for Rhode Island to support Nonviolence Institute

May 27, 2021

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Crowing about the Buy Local RI t-shirt campaign

May 26, 2021

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Rhode Island Foundation announces five recipients of college scholarships honoring Roger Williams

May 20, 2021

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McKee Administration and Rhode Island Foundation launch $150,000 initiative to promote growth of and support for minority-owned businesses

May 17, 2021

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Foundation will lead independent effort to gather and share community input aimed at informing proposed Lifespan/Care New England hospital merger

April 27, 2021

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Rhode Island Foundation raises $3.1 million to increase the number of teachers of color in Providence public schools

April 26, 2021