Last week we were pleased to announce that we received a $200,000 grant from the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts under their State Cultural Facilities Program and a $150,000 grant from the Champlin Foundation for updates to the historic WaterFire Arts Center building, located at 475 Valley Street, Providence, RI. These grants will...
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A look at the plans for the WaterFire Arts Center that we made during last year’s Yes on 5 Campaign. Did you know that WaterFire draws over 1,000,000 visitors to Providence each year to experience the artwork and that activity support 1,294 jobs in the community according to a 2012 economic impact evaluation conducted by...
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03may10:00 am5:00 pmFeaturedRosa Parks House ProjectMay 3rd to at least June 3rd, 2018 Event Organized By: WaterFire Providence WFAC Status:OpenType:Free Event

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Celebrating Rosa Parks
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December 4, 2017
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