WPRI/WNAC

Providence, RI

120

# of Volunteers

480

Hours Donated

12,000

Pounds of Food

How They Served Their Community


Rhode Island Veteran's Cemetery Rhode Island Veteran's Home Veazie Street Elementary School End Hunger WPRI staff members volunteered at 5 organizations in Providence for Founder's Day: Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery, Rhode Island Veteran's Home, Veazie Street Elementary School and St. Elizabeth's Manor. Volunteers at Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery had a very moving day scrubbing a deep cleaning headstones to make them look new. At the Veterans Home, about 20 employees helped clean the outside of the home by picking up trash. About 30 volunteered participated in the Elementary school's Summer Olympic Games by supervising various games. About 15 staff members helped host an ice cream social with St. Elizabeth's Manor