Every year, on February 11, Rhode Island celebrates National 2-1-1 Day. This event highlights how United Way is addressing the most pressing issues in the Ocean State. Learn more.
The Back to School Celebration supplies 14,000 Rhode Island students, at eleven different sites, with backpacks and supplies to prepare them for school.
Love books? The Children’s Book Drive is focused on fostering a love of reading in Rhode Island youth. Find out more.
Day of Action
On our Day of Action, we invite Rhode Islanders to join us as we sort, label, and package the books we collected during our annual Children’s Book Drive. Learn more.
Family Volunteer Day
On the Saturday before Thanksgiving, families use their creativity to make literacy kits that help encourage local children to read at home. Learn more.
Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive
On the second Saturday of May, Letter Carriers across the country collect food donations to benefit the National Association of Letter Carriers Food Drive. Learn more.