Donor Info

Donor Categories:
Contact Brandy with questions or for more information.

Grass Roots ($25.00-$99.00) 

Benefits include membership and acknowledgment in the annual report

Michelle DiMontigny and Doug Whittaker. David & Carolyn Beal, Adam Edelsberg, Christian Foster (moved away), Justin Boyan and Amy Greenwald, Mike Paradiso, Nick Spooner, Michael Lee, Heidi Howard, Vazira f-y Zamindar, Leslie Green, The Allio Family, David & Carolyn Beal, Abby McClure, The Waidalowski Family, Kimberlee Witkop & family, Ian Corbyn, Doug Rivera, Dave and Dane Watson , The Wemple Family, Karen Lambe, Christian Foster, The Nishumura Family, Kimberlee Witkop & family, The Allio Family, Carol Gingold and Elizabeth Grix, Ian Corbyn, Shelly LaQuinta

Wildflowers ($100 - $499) 

Benefits include the above and a t-shirt

Matt and Diane Joseficz, Lindsey Shaw, Patricia Bacon, Jennifer Cooke and family, Rita Wheatley, Abby and David Stranahan, Mike Tarr and Laurie Heller Family, Joe and Maria Miller, Donna Lee Gennaro, Laura Underwood and Louis Yobp, Jim and Fatima Fielding

Evergreens ($500 - $999) 

Benefits include the above with listing on Park Kiosk

Mathew Hruska and Flossie Crisp, Andrea Hunt Denby, Adam Edelsberg and Family, The Matouk Family

Stepping Stones ($1,000 - $4,999)
Benefits include the above with a donors reception

Keystones ($5,000 - $9,999) 

Benefits include the above with a garden/equipment plaque dedication

Cornerstones ($10,000 and above) 

Benefits include the above with an honorarium to be determined

Corporate Sponsors

Major Donors and Sponsors
  • Providence Parks Department Maintenance, playground mulch and and large equipment assistance
  • Bartlett Trees for trimming all the park trees and fertilizing
  • The East Side/Mt Hope YMCA Adult Fitness classes
  • New England Grass Roots Environmental Fund $1,500.00 grant
  • CVS grant for improving street appeal plus team to help with Park events
  • P & G Irrigation working with the Hunter Corporation to complete our Irrigation System,
  • Brown University Mulch, recycling barrels and service, bike racks, planting consultation
  • Lou Polseno & Son Masons Building our sandbox
  • Green Circle Design Children’s garden/labyrinth design and installation (Kate Lacouture)
  • Aurora Financial Advisors Our tax exempt consultants
  • Groundwork Providence Sprucing up our grounds
  • Graphic Innovations Signage production
  • Logica Design Logo and signage design
  • Inside Out Design Designing phase I & II of our park
  • Providence Athenaeum Summer Story Hours at the Park
Sandbox and Shade Sail Donors
  • Trex Corporation Recycled material for our benches and picnic tables
  • Tricoshade Donating the shade structure fabric…remnants and recycled fabric
  • PRM Concrete Set footings for our shade sail
  • Fielding Construction Installation of shade sail
  • Mid City Steel Donating the recycled steel poles for the shade structure
  • Ocean State Tire, Co Tractor tires for planters and play
  • Pease Awning Fabricating our shade structure
  • Sunbelt Rentals Equipment rentals for shade sail install
Plants and Landscaping
  • East Side Eden Perennial Plants and shrubs
  • Seeds to Trees 641-0948
  • Evergreen Landscaping Shrubs
  • The Lincoln School: A corps of15 student volunteers to clean and weed the park and run activities at our events
  • Wheeler School Eco club: Earth Day 2010!
  • Seven Arrows Farm Perennials
  • Paul Thompson Organic Lawn Care Plants and gardening consultation 401-861-3616 (southernmost bed in the park)
  • The Groden Center Perennial plants and planting service
  • Treetech Cedar stumps for storytime
  • Mt Hope Learning Center Children’s Garden Design and planting
RISD Bench
  • RISD Architecture Department Developing and fabricating our innovative “bench” sculpture
  • Douglas Lumber Supplied composite lumber boards for RISD bench
  • BB & S lumber Supplied Fiberon Composite Lumber Boards for RISD bench
Additional Donors
  • AA Wrecking Johnston Supplied and delivered reclaimed granite for seating and equipment
  • Citywide Green Providing moral support and allowing us to apply for funding under their auspices
  • College Hill Neighborhood Association Sponsoring musicians for our Summer Park kick-off Celebration
  • Holland & Knight 501C3 application
  • Kid Manning, Inc. Donating t-shirts for our volunteer corps
  • Rhode Island School of Design Student Intern, and material and support for temporary installation project
  • The Home Depot Providing hoses, sprayers and perennial plants
  • Rhode Island Resource Recovery Referrals for materials and Max Man: environmental superhero
  • Peter Delekta General Contracting, equipment, direction and labor for our Trex installation
  • The Wheeler School Supplied recycled playground equipment—a work in progress
  • Tony Ascrizzi Toddler Equipment, materials and consultation
  • Peel Away for the stripper we will be using to update the old adult fitness equipment
  • The Goric Company Playground equipment to be installed
  • Newport Collaborative Architects, Inc Provided blueprints for the adult fitness equipment
Additional Event Sponsors
  • Providence Parks Department
  • Brown University
  • Black Repertory Theater
  • What Cheer? Brigade
  • East Side Marketplace
  • Whole Foods Market
  • Shaws Market
  • Super Stop & Shop
  • Munroe Dairy
  • The Lincoln School
  • Providence Athenaeum

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