Do what you like June 20 to benefit Alzheimer’s victims

The Longest Day is a signature event for the Alzheimer’s Association. Held on the summer solstice, June 20, teams across the globe honor those facing Alzheimer’s disease with strength, heart and endurance. From sunrise to sunset, teams participate by putting their passion to good work — doing what they love, trying something new or selecting […]

Priest’s “homily” will lift the spirits of theater patrons 

For a hilarious take on Catholicism, check out what the Rev. Patrick Aloysius Misgivings has to say at the Ocean State Theatre Company (OSTC) in Warwick on June 18. The good father, aka Dave Kane, will deliver his divine presentation of stories and one-liners about growing up Catholic in a benefit presentation of “Misgivings,” starting […]

Celebrity Chef Moulton will spice up PBS food and wine tasting

A feast for all the senses will fill the spacious Pawtucket Armory with the aromas, colors, sounds and tastes of an appetizing food and wine tasting for the novice, the enthusiast and the connoisseur to benefit WSBE Rhode Island PBS. In addition, the evening will feature Chef Sara Moulton of “Sara’s Weeknight Meals.” An Evening Uncorked is […]

“Unforgettable Evening & Auction” set for May 7 at Quidnessett Country Club

The annual Unforgettable Evening & Auction will be held on Kentucky Derby Day, May 7, to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association Rhode Island Chapter. All proceeds from the event will help to enhance care, support and resources for families dealing with the challenges of Alzheimer’s disease. Experience the excitement and glamour of the “Run for the […]

Walks make strides to end Alzheimer’s

Lace up your sneakers, grab your friends, coworkers and family and form a team for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s. We invite Rhode Islanders to unite in a movement to reclaim the future for millions by participating in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Sept. 20 at Roger Williams Park in Providence and […]

AARP chapter holding fund-raiser

The AARP East Providence Chapter 1302 will be holding its annual fund-raiser at Wendy’s, 8 Highland Ave., Seekonk, on July 23 between 5 and 8 p.m. Proceeds from all meals purchased during that time period will help fund the long standing chapter, and organizers hope the event will raise awareness of the group. There will be no regular […]

Yearly fund-raiser aids environmental group

Save The Bay will hold its annual Taste of The Bay fund-raising event from 7 to 9 p.m. on June11 at the Save The Bay Center in Providence following its annual meeting at 5:30. The center at 100 Save The Bay Drive overlooks upper Narragansett Bay. As Save The Bay works to protect and improve the waterway, Taste of The Bay is a festive, sunset celebration of the flavors, sights and sounds of Narragansett Bay. For a […]

Alzheimer’s chapter announces auction

The 4th Annual Unforgettable Evening & Auction will be held on Kentucky Derby Day, May 2, to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association Rhode Island Chapter. All proceeds will help to enhance care, support and resources for families dealing with the challenges of Alzheimer’s disease. Experience the excitement and glamour of the “Run for the Roses Kentucky […]

Fashion action

The Generations of Beauty Mother’s Day Fashion Show and Luncheon was held last month at the Woonsocket Senior Center to raise funds for services. Model Cecile Jasmin is pictured above chatting after the show with Claire Dufreue, left, and Claudette Moore. In the other photo, Linda Thibault, director of wellness for Woonsocket Senior Services and […]

Attendees’ generosity makes fund-raiser winner

It was a parade of hats and stylish outfits for the recent 2nd Annual Alzheimer’s Association Unforgettable Evening & Auction, a Kentucky Derby party, at the beautiful Quidnessett County Club in North Kingstown. More than 150 attendees gathered to join in the festivities and raise more than $35,000 to support programs for Rhode Islanders facing the […]