News and Publications

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


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

September 25, 2020

Community news

Rhode Island Foundation’s response to COVID-19

September 03, 2020

Media release

Nonprofits receive an additional $1 million for COVID-19 relief

August 31, 2020

Media release

Rhode Island Foundation makes a $500,000 loan to Capital Good Fund

August 26, 2020

Media release

Rhode Island composers can apply for $25,000 MacColl Johnson Fellowships

August 24, 2020

Media release

Rhode Island Foundation awards $290,000 to Newport County nonprofits

August 18, 2020

Media release

Nearly $1.7 million in grants to help Rhode Islanders cope with the behavioral health challenges of the COVID-19 crisis

July 16, 2020

Media release

Black Philanthropy Bannister Fund awards grants to help nonprofits take on the COVID-19 crisis in Providence’s Black community

July 15, 2020

Media release

Rhode Island PBS announces recipient of $60,000 journalism scholarship

June 26, 2020

Media release

Latest round of COVID-19 aid focuses on helping RI’ers with food, rent, utilities and other expenses

June 23, 2020

Media release

Rhode Island Foundation adds staff as support of the community grows

June 22, 2020

Media release

Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island and the Rhode Island Foundation join Governor Raimondo, local mayors, partners to launch relief fund

June 19, 2020