Rhode Island Nonprofit Support Fund Grants

Rhode Island Foundation and the Rhode Island Executive Office of Commerce jointly established the Rhode Island Nonprofit Support Fund, a $2.5 million grant program to assist Rhode Island-based nonprofits delivering program services or direct assistance to address COVID-19 related needs.

The following organizations received funding:

  • Access To Recovery Inc.

    Addiction Recovery Assistance during COVID-19

  • Adoption Rhode Island

    ARI Assistance for Foster Youth Impacted by COVID-19

  • All Saints Academy

    Safe and Connected in COVID-19 Times

  • Amenity Aid

    Hygiene Products Program

  • Amos House

    Coronavirus Winter Preparedness Project

  • Arbor Hill Assisted Living

    Arbor Hill COVID-19 Staffing and PPE

  • AS220

    Youth Services & Rent Forgiveness for LMI Tenants

  • Barrington Tap-In, Inc.

    Barrington Tap-In Food Pantry

  • Beautiful Day

    Virtual Refugee Youth Job Training Program

  • Better Lives Rhode Island

    COVID-19 Support for Programs

  • Bike Newport

    Meeting Community Need by Taking the Bike Garage Outside

  • Blackstone Valley Community Action Program


  • Boys & Girls Clubs of East Providence

    EPBGC Supplemental COVID Costs

  • Boys & Girls Club of Newport County

    Support for Child Care Scholarships and Distance Learning Coordinator Position

  • Boys & Girls Club of Pawtucket

    Teen Workforce Development Program

  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Northern Rhode Island

    COVID Response Programs

  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Providence

    "Come on Home"

  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Warwick

    Keeping Kids Safe and Working Families Working

  • Boys Town New England

    Helping Children Succeed during COVID-19

  • Call Off Your Old Tired Ethics Rhode Island (COYOTE-RI)

    Supporting Underserved & at Risk Marginalized Populations

  • Capital City Community Centers, Inc.

    Basic Needs Security

  • CareLink, Inc.

    Telehealth Partnership for Homebound Seniors

  • Catholic Social Services of RI

    COVID-19 Relief

  • Center for Southeast Asians

    CSEA Combating COVID-19

  • Central Falls Family Self Sufficiency Foundation

    The Central Falls FSS Foundation Community COVID Response Project

  • Centro de Innovacion Mujer Latina


  • Clinica Esperanza/ Hope Clinic

    Addressing Health Inequity Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

  • The Collective

    COVID-19 South County Mutual Aid and Support

  • The College Crusade of Rhode Island

    Gap Year Cohort

  • College Visions

    Supporting Low-Income College and College-Bound Students during COVID

  • Community Action Partnership of Providence

    CAPP Caring for the Community through COVID

  • Community Housing Resource Board

    Newport Housing Hotline

  • Community Preparatory School

    COVID Relief Fund

  • Conexion Latina Newport

    Emergency Staffing during COVID Pandemic

  • Connecting for Children and Families

    Supporting Children, Families, and Seniors as COVID Endures

  • Cowden Street Collaborative dba The Segue Institute for Learning

    Segue IFL COVID Subsidy Initiative

  • DARE (Direct Action for Rights and Equality)

    Sustaining Support for Low-Income Families in Crisis

  • Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island

    COVID-19 Expanded Assistance to Unaccompanied Minors

  • Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center

    Hunger Support for Newport County

  • East Bay Food Pantry, Inc.

    Safeguarding East Bay Residents Receiving Food Assistance during the COVID-19 Pandemic

  • Elisha Project

    Elisha Project Cares Program

  • Esperanza-Hope

    Rainbow of Hope during the COVID-19 Pandemic

  • Farm Fresh Rhode Island

    Farmers Feeding Neighbors COVID Response

  • Federal Hill House Association

    FHH Basic Needs, Technology & Education Support

  • Frank Olean Center, Inc.

    COVID-19 Program Adaptations and Safeguards

  • Friends of Barrington Senior Center

    Senior Center Zoom Technology Plan

  • Fuerza Laboral

    Fuerza Expanded COVID-19 Central Falls Low Income Latino Worker Assistance

  • Fund for UCAP

    The UCAP School - Educating through COVID-19

  • Genesis Center

    Rebuilding Community Supports during COVID-19

  • George Wiley Center

    Expand Direct Assistance and Organizing Capacity at the George Wiley Center

  • Good Neighbors Inc,

    COVID-Compliant In-Door Food Pantry

  • Haitian Baptist Church of Rhode Island

    Non Profit Support Funds

  • Herron Projct

    Expansion of Individual & Family Addiction Services

  • Higher Ground International

    Culturally Responsive Expanded Community COVID-19 Relief Efforts

  • Hope Alzheimer's Center

    "Brighter Hours, Fuller Days, Richer Lives"

  • Hope’s Harvest RI

    Bringing Local Surplus Produce to Communities Impacted by COVID

  • House of Hope Community Development Corporation

    Emergency COVID Housing Opportunities

  • Inspiring Minds

    Educational Support Services for Homeless Youth in Providence Public Schools

  • Jammat Housing and Community Development Corporation, Inc.

    Resilience - Service Commitment

  • Jonnycake Center of Westerly

    COIVID-19 Support

  • Linn Health & Rehabilitation

    Linn Health & Rehabilitation COVID-19 Staffing & PPE

  • Little Sisters of the Poor

    COVID-19 Related Expenses: Personal Protective Equipment, Cleaning and Sanitizing Supplies, and Other COVID-19 Related Equipment

  • Lucy's Hearth


  • Marieville Neighborhood Partnership

    Providing Food Security and Rental Assistance to the Marieville Neighborhood and Charles Street Corridor

  • Mathewson Street United Methodist Church

    COVID-19 Expansion Expenses

  • McAuley Ministries

    McAuley House Winter Preparation during COVID Pandemic

  • Meals on Wheels of Rhode Island

    Additional COVID-19 Response

  • Mentor, Inc. dba RIRAL

    COVID Waitlist Prevention Services

  • Mt. Hope Learning Center

    Tutoring & Enrichment

  • NeighborWorks Blackstone River Valley

    NWBRV Comprehensive COVID-19 Response

  • New Bridges for Haitian Success

    NB4HS COVID Support Program

  • Newport Community School

    Newport Works

  • Newport Mental Health

    Frontline Mental Health Nursing Care

  • North Kingstown Food Pantry

    Food Program during COVID

  • Northern RI Food Pantry

    COVID-19 Patron Feeding Impact

  • Oasis International, Inc.

    Community Support Program

  • Ocean Community YMCA

    YMCA School's Out Program Support

  • Ocean Tides

    Academic and Educational Supports during COVID

  • Olneyville Neighborhood Association

    Direct Assistance and Capacity Building: Empowering the Olneyville Community

  • Omni Development Corporation

    Omni Community Empowerment

  • Pawtucket Central Falls Development Corporation

    PCF COVID-19 Relief Project

  • Pawtucket Soup Kitchen

    Expansion of Outreach/Meal Services

  • Progreso Latino, Inc.

    COVID-19 Basic Needs Support

  • Project Undercover, Inc.

    Bridging the Basic Needs Gap for RI's Youngest Residents and Their Families

  • Project Weber/RENEW

    Street Outreach/Basic Needs

  • Providence Public Library

    Education, Job Assistance, and Direct Service Support for Vulnerable Rhode Islanders

  • Providence Village of Rhode Island

    Helping RI's Older Adults during the Pandemic: Supports to Age in the Community

  • Refugee Development Center

    Refugee COVID-19 Relief

  • Rhode Island Community Action Association

    Tax Preparation and Food Insecurity Relief

  • Rhode Island Community Food Bank

    Meals4Kids Boxes Feed Children In Need

  • Rhode Island for Community & Justice

    RICJ 2020 New/Expanded Virtual Services for Youth & Juvenile Justice Due to COVID-19

  • Rhode Island Free Clinic

    COVID Response - Patient Care & Personnel Safety

  • Rhode Island Historical Society

    Meeting the Online History Learning Experience Needs of K-12 RI Teachers and Students

  • Rhode Island Parent Information Network

    Health Insurance Consumer Support

  • Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra & Music School

    Artist and Staff Relief Fund

  • Rhode Island Rescue Ministries

    Continued COVID Food Assistance and Homeless Care and Shelter

  • RiverzEdge Arts Project

    RiverzEdge Outdoors

  • Saint Clare Home

    St. Clare Newport COVID Support - July-December 2020

  • The Samaritans

    COVID-19 Outreach Initiative

  • San Miguel School

    Air Purification/Ventilation System and Additional Staffing (COVID Response Program)

  • Sheila C. "Skip" Nowell Leadership Academy

    Nothing Stops Nowell: Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic at the Nowell Academy

  • Smith Hill Community Development Corporation

    COVID Need Response to Smith Hill, Wanskuck & Mt Pleasant Communities

  • Smithfield Senior Services Corporation

    COVID-19 Food Security and Rental Assistance for Vulnerable Residents of East Smithfield

  • Smithfield YMCA

    Community Outreach in a Pandemic

  • Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SVDP) Rhode Island

    Friends Fund COVID Expansions

  • Sophia Academy

    Education During COVID-19: A Rapidly Escalating Cost

  • Southern Rhode Island Volunteers

    COVID-19 Food Delivery

  • Southside Community Land Trust

    Supports for Low Income and Unemployed Community Gardeners and Farmers

  • Special Olympics Rhode Island
    Effectively and Safely Serving Rhode Islanders with Intellectual Disabilities during a Pandemic
  • St. Patrick's Food Pantry

    St. Patrick's Food Pantry + COVID-19

  • SWAP, Inc.

    COVID Resident Services

  • Village Nurture

    Village Nurture

  • West Elmwood Housing Development Corp

    COVID-19 Relief Fund

  • West Side Montessori dba Montessori Community School of RI (MCS RI)

    Staying Alive

  • Westbay Community Action

    Westbay COVID Response

  • Winslow Gardens Assisted Living

    Winslow Gardens COVID-19 Staffing & PPE

  • Women's Refugee Care

    Refugee COVID-19 Support

  • Women's Resource Center

    Expanded Services for Domestic Violence Victims

  • YouthBuild Preparatory Academy

    YouthBuild Providence