Grants Made in 2017

American Red Cross                                                                                                          $50,000     Hurrican Harvey Disaster Relief

Bradley Hospital Foundation                                                                                       $22,200     Expansion of the Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports Program  

Community Musicworks                                                                                                $10,000     Newport String Project

C Thomas Clagett, Jr. Memorial Cinic & Regatta                                             $19,000     Purchase and Special Outfitting of a Trailer to store and transport Clinic and Regatta Equipment

First Presbyterian Church                                                                                          $100,000     Renovation of the Slate Roof

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center                                                  $65,000     Energy Efficient Heating and Cooling Systems

La Farge Restoration Fund at Newport Congregational Church            $96,000     John LaFarge Central Ceiling Painting

Naval War College Foundation                                                                                $150,000     Strategic Integrated Communications Video Production Project

Newport Music Festival                                                                                              $330,000      Selection and Hiring of a New Executive Director and Administrator

Newport Hospital Foundation                                                                             $1,500,000     Beyond the Building Capital Campaign Challenge Grant - Payable over three years

Oliver Hazard Perry Rhode Island                                                                            $50,000     Admiral Thomas Weschler Education Fund                    

Oliver Hazard Perry Rhode Island                                                                        $150,000     Endowment for the Maintenance of the Oliver Hazard Perry Challenge Grant - Payable over two years

Rhode Island Mentoring Partnership                                                                    $21,000      Newport Mentor Program

Sail Newport                                                                                                                      $500,000     Endowment Support - A Matching Gift Challenge - Payable over five years

Salve Regina University                                                                                               $172,000    Repair and Restoration of the Historic Iron Fencing of the Vineland Estate

Saint Augustiin's Church of Newport                                                                     $25,000     Final Phase of the Restoration and Capital Maintenance of the Church

Save The Bay                                                                                                                          $10,000     Support for Downtown Boat Docking for the M/V Alletta Morris

Save The Bay                                                                                                                      $500,000     50th Anniversary Campaign Endowment

Star Kids Scholarship Program                                                                                  $70,000     Endowmnet of a Scholarship in Perpetuity for One Star Kids Student

St. Mary's Church, Newport                                                                                     $200,000     Choir Loft Restoration and Preservation

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