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We Need Your Help!

We Need Your Help!

Here on Aquidneck Island, we are going into our 20th year helping our community! This spring we will have 2 project properties: a home in Middletown and Lucy’s Hearth. We are thrilled to have the opportunity to serve this family and this organization that serves our island community. We will be using both volunteers and our contractor partners to perform the work. Being a non-profit, our work requires donations and we are respectfully asking for your financial assistance so that…

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Housing Nonprofit Weathers Coronavirus

Housing Nonprofit Weathers Coronavirus

Newport This Week Published on Sunday, July 12, 2020 This year’s pandemic had an impact on the rehabilitation of homes and social service facilities, but did not stop the projects of Rebuilding Together Greater Newport. The board of directors voted to accept four sites in 2020 out of many deserving applicants: two are veterans, one person has a handicapped family member, and The Salvation Army on Memorial Boulevard serves the community as a food bank and meal site. The program…

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Salve Regina continues service through support of local initiatives like Rebuilding Together

Salve Regina continues service through support of local initiatives like Rebuilding Together

During the COVID-19 crisis, the Center for Community Engagement and Service is still providing outreach and support to its partners. While students remained home after spring break, leaving the Center without its usual team of volunteers, the Center’s staff members continued to support and perform outreach to community partners. Using social media as a platform, the Center performed drives to collect masks, school supplies and cleaning products to distribute to those in need. Many of the items when into an…

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2019 Local Stories –Rebuilding Together Notches Another Year

2019 Local Stories –Rebuilding Together Notches Another Year

April 18, 2019 By Christopher Allen Donna Feeley is in her third year of volunteering for Rebuilding Together. (Photo by Chris Allen) About a dozen volunteers converged on Vaucluse Avenue on April 13 to upgrade a modest ranch-style home in Middletown. Although the rain was pouring down, the weather did not stop the group from their task, as they completed the prep work for a fresh coat of exterior paint, trimmed and pruned a large spruce tree in the front yard,…

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