News and Publications

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

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2022 highlighted by nearly $84 million in grants and more than $75 million in gifts

March 06, 2023

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RI Foundation offering $10,000 grants for projects that bring the community together

March 02, 2023

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Rhode Island Foundation names U.S. Representative David N. Cicilline as next President and Chief Executive Officer

February 21, 2023

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Launching initiative to jump start action on homelessness and housing shortage

February 17, 2023

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Nonprofits receive nearly $110,000 in grants for services to RI’s Black community

February 14, 2023

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Metcalf fellowships target college students from Rhode Island

February 10, 2023


Giving Changes Everything, Winter 2023

February 06, 2023

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Nonprofits can apply for $3.25 million for opioid recovery and prevention services

January 27, 2023

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Rhode Island Foundation offering nearly $290,000 in grants to serve Newport County residents

January 18, 2023

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Rhode Island Foundation awards nearly $160,000 in additional emergency grants to help keep people fed and warm this winter

January 10, 2023

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Animal welfare groups awarded $550,000

December 21, 2022

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Nonprofits receive $150,000 in gift cards for clients in need

November 28, 2022