PROVIDENCE — The winter of 2014-15 will be remembered for record snowfalls and a long period of sub-freezing temperatures that risked the lives of many, particularly those with limited or no resources to keep themselves and their families warm. More.
(By Rick Snizek, Editor, RI Catholic)
BRISTOL — With mounds of snow on the ground outside his home in Bristol, a single father feels blessed that he recently received a fuel donation from Bishop Thomas J. Tobin’s “Keep the Heat On” campaign. The man, who wished to remain unidentified, said warming his home is a priority, as his eight-year-old daughter has asthma. More.
(JESSICA A. BOTELHO, RI Catholic Staff Reporter)
National Grid Foundation donates $100,000 to “Keep the Heat On”
PROVIDENCE — For the second consecutive year, the National Grid Foundation has awarded the Diocese of Providence with a major gift to help support its “Keep the Heat On” fuel assistance program. More.
(BY RICK SNIZEK, EDITOR, RI Catholic)