Eleanor Acton, development director at the Boys & Girls Club of Warwick accepted the donation from Ann Capaldi, HO Branch Manager at the office.
The donation is part of the bank’s commitment to support nonprofit organizations doing critical work in the local community in Rhode Island, it announced in a statement Thursday.
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Warwick is a non-profit organization working to help youths of all backgrounds, with a special concern for those most in need. The organization seeks to develop in young people the qualities to become responsible citizens and leaders.
Core services of the clubs include activities such as educational games, tutoring, drug prevention, sports and physical education, recreation, arts & crafts, and environmental awareness.
Rob has worked as reporter and editor for several publications, including The Kent County Daily Times and Coventry Courier, before working for Gatehouse in MA then moving home with Patch Media. Now he's publisher and editor of WarwickPost.com. Contact him at [email protected] with tips, press releases, advertising inquiries, and concerns.