Welcoming Ms. Wheelchair Rhode Island

Posted by on Apr 16, 2018 in Community, Fundraisers | 2 Comments
Welcoming Ms. Wheelchair Rhode Island

As part of our campaign to help keep WaterFire’s Access Program Afloat we were honored to have 2018 Ms. Wheelchair Rhode Island, Tina Pedersen, visit us at the WaterFire Arts Center last week to talk about accessibility and the WaterFire Access Program. The last time Tina visited WaterFire, she was a torch-bearer at our Flames of Hope…

A Weekend Of Hard Work, Good Deeds, & Fun

A Weekend Of Hard Work, Good Deeds, & Fun

WaterFire Providence’s staff and volunteers had a busy weekend. We started with our annual Earth Day cleanup project in Waterplace Park. The good deeds continued on Sunday as WaterFire volunteers and staff participated in the 2nd Annual Get Gored for Good event benefiting the Amos House. On Saturday, a cold and rainy New England spring morning greeted those who came…

Operation Forklift: A Fundraising Challenge Match

Operation Forklift: A Fundraising Challenge Match

A little over a week ago, we posted on Facebook that we were in need of a forklift. As a result of that post an anonymous donor has come forward with a very generous offer. Our anonymous donor has graciously agreed to match donations up to a total of $5,000 to put towards the purchase…

Evening with WaterFire at Ruth’s Chris Steak House – Auction Preview

Posted by on Oct 8, 2013 in Events, Fundraisers | No Comments
Evening with WaterFire at Ruth’s Chris Steak House – Auction Preview

7th Annual WaterFire Providence Celebration at Ruth’s Chris Steak House six o’clock on the evening of Wednesday, October 16th, 2013 Enjoy an evening with an intimate WaterFire basin lighting and exquisite fare with creative wine pairings. Discover the unique items in our live and silent auctions, featuring Guest Auctioneer Oliver Bennett. Tickets are $150 per person Live…

Trucks… We’re going no where with out them.

Trucks… We’re going no where with out them.

What’s big and green and can’t go backwards? Our once reliable 4-wheel drive truck, known as The Green Monster. It helped us transport equipment, plow our lots clear of snow and haul our boat trailers. And now it’s transmission has failed us and we are sad. As you know, WaterFire Providence is a non-profit organization…

The 6th Annual Ruth’s Chris Fundraiser

Posted by on Oct 19, 2012 in Events, Fundraisers | No Comments
The 6th Annual Ruth’s Chris Fundraiser

After another great event season at WaterFire Providence it was, as always, a pleasure for us to work with everyone at Ruth’s Chris Steak House to host our 6th annual WaterFire Ruth’s Chris Fundraiser. It was wonderful to have an amazing group of people from our Board of Directors, sponsors and donors, volunteers and staff, vendors and…