Grants Made in 2020

American Red Cross                                                                                                       $100,000     Hurricane Laura Disaster Relief

American Red Cross                                                                                                       $100,000     Disaster Relief for Victims of the California, Oregon and Washington Wildfires

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rhode Island                                                              $20,000     Traditional Mentoring Program on Aquidneck Island

Boys Clubs & Girls Clubs of Newport County                                                      $8,500     Window Treatments in the Child Care Spaces and the Central Clubhouse

Choral Collective of Newport County                                                                   $18,000     Development of the Collective 

Community College Rhode Island Foundation                                                  $30,000    Student Emergency Relief Fund

First Presbyterian Church                                                                                          $100,000    Church Renovations, Sanctuary Wall Repairs and Organ Refurbishment

Girl Scouts of Southeastern New England                                                           $35,000     Community Outreach Learning Programs & Camp Rocky Farm Repairs

Martin Luther King Community Center                                                             $100,000     Emergency Grant to the Center's Food Program during the Pandemic

La Farge Restoration Fund                                                                                         $220,000     Urgent Repairs:  East Parish House

Mentor Rhode Island                                                                                                        $21,000    Mentoring Program in Newport

National Sailing Hall of Fame & Museum                                                             $150,000    Renovation & Restoration of the Armory

Newport Historical Society                                                                                          $10,000    Collaborative Two Site Exhibit of a Vanderbilt Clothing Collection

Newport Hospital Foundation                                                                                 $350,000    Two Emergency Grants in Connection with Costs Relative to the Covid-19 Outbreak

Newport Mental Health                                                                                                 $86,000    Phase II Renovations of Access Point

Newport Music Festival                                                                                                 $40,000    New Executive Director Search

Newport String Project                                                                                                   $40,000   Newport String Project Operations

Portsmouth Free Public Library Association                                                     $41,000    Library Renovations

Potter League for Animals                                                                                            $15,000    Pet Food Pantry/Mobile Clinics

Redwood Library and Athenaeum                                                                           $80,000    Exhibit - The Newport Portraits of Giovanni Boldini

Rhode Island Center for the Book                                                                            $10,200   Expansion of the KRARI Program

Rhode Island Community Food Bank                                                                    $10,000    Food for Newport County

Rhode Island Kids Count                                                                                              $50,000     General Operating Support      

Salve Regina University                                                                                              $200,000    Campus and Housing Adjustments Needed to the Covid-19 Pandemic

Save The Bay                                                                                                                         $33,700   Exploration Center Capital Needs/Support for Downtown Boat Docking for the M/V Alletta Morris

St. John The Evangelist                                                                                                $400,000   Zabriskie Memorial Church Restoration to the Rectory and Organ

Star Kids Scholarship Program                                                                                 $10,000    Star Kids Family Assistance

Star Kids Scholarship Program                                                                                 $10,000    Purchase of Chromebooks for Star Kids Student for Use at Home during the Pandemic

Star Kids Scholarship Program                                                                                 $33,000    College Bound Program

Star Kids Scholarship Program                                                                                 $90,000   Matching Grant for Operating Support due to Cancellation of their Fundraising Events

Visiting Nurse Services of Newport & Bristol Counties                              $50,000   Charitable Care in Newport and on Aquidneck Island

Grants Made in 2020

American Red Cross                                                                                                       $100,000     Hurricane Laura Disaster Relief

American Red Cross                                                                                                       $100,000     Disaster Relief for Victims of the California, Oregon and Washington Wildfires

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rhode Island                                                              $20,000     Traditional Mentoring Program on Aquidneck Island

Boys Clubs & Girls Clubs of Newport County                                                      $8,500     Window Treatments in the Child Care Spaces and the Central Clubhouse

Choral Collective of Newport County                                                                   $18,000     Development of the Collective  

Community College Rhode Island Foundation                                                  $30,000    Student Emergency Relief Fund

First Presbyterian Church                                                                                          $100,000    Church Renovations, Sanctuary Wall Repairs and Organ Refurbishment

Girl Scouts of Southeastern New England                                                           $35,000     Community Outreach Learning Programs & Camp Rocky Farm Repairs

Martin Luther King Community Center                                                             $100,000     Emergency Grnt to the Center's Food Program during the Pandemic

La Farge Restoration Fund                                                                                         $220,000     Urgent Repairs:  East Parish House

Mentor Rhode Island                                                                                                        $21,000    Mentoring Program in Newport

National Sailing Hall of Fme & Museum                                                             $150,000    Renovation & Restoration of the Armory

Newport Historical Society                                                                                          $10,000    Collaborative Two Site Exhibit of a Vanderbilt Clothing Collection

Newport Hospital Foundation                                                                                 $350,000    Two Emergency Grants in Connection with Costs Relative to the Covid-19 Outbreak

Newport Mental Health                                                                                                 $86,000    Phase II Renovations of Access Point

Newport Music Festival                                                                                                 $40,000    New Executive Director Search

Newport String Project                                                                                                   $40,000   Newport String Project Operations

Portsmouth Free Public Library Association                                                     $41,000    Library Renovations 

Potter League for Animals                                                                                            $15,000    Pet Food Pantry/Mobile Clinics

Redwood Library and Athenaeum                                                                           $80,000    Exhibit - The Newport Portraits of Biovanni Boldini

Rhode Island Center for the Book                                                                            $10,200   Expansion of the KRARI Program

Rhode Island Community Food Bank                                                                    $10,000    Food for Newport County

Rhode Island Kids Count                                                                                              $50,000     General Operating Support       

Salve Regina University                                                                                              $200,000    Campus and Housing Adjustments Needed to to the Covid-19 Pandemic

Save The Bay                                                                                                                         $33,700   Exploration Center Capital Needs/Support for Downtown Boat Docking for the M/V Alletta Morris

St. John The Evangelist                                                                                                $400,000   Zabriskie Memorial Church Restoration to the Rectory and Organ 

Star Kids Scholarship Program                                                                                 $10,000    Star Kids Family Assistance

Star Kids Scholarship Program                                                                                 $10,000    Purchase of Chromebooks for Star Kids Student for Use at Home during the Pandemic

Star Kids Scholarship Program                                                                                 $33,000    College Bound Program

Star Kids Scholarship Program                                                                                 $90,000   Matching Grant for Operating Support due to Cancellation of their Fundraising Events

Visiting Nurse Services of Newport & Bristol Counties                              $50,000   Charitable Care in Newport and on Aquidneck Island