NBC 10 and Citizens Bank are teaming up to support local nonprofit organizations with the Champions in Action program.
Twice a year, a nonprofit organization in Rhode Island will be chosen to receive a $35,000 grant as well as media coverage and promotional and volunteer support.
The selection committee will include community leaders and representatives from Citizens Bank and NBC 10.
The award winner will receive $35,000 in unrestricted funds, media coverage, public service announcements and television profiles.
The winner will also receive volunteer support and extensive public relations support as well as promotional support, which highlights the Champions in Action in all Citizens Bank branches and on its ATMs.
For more information about the Champions in Action program, click here.
To apply for the Champions in Action program, click here.
2013 WinnerGroundwork Providence
2012 WinnersNeighborWorks Blackstone River Valley
2011 WinnersStop Wasting Abandoned Property (SWAP)
2010 WinnersKids First
2009 WinnersElizabeth Buffum Chace Center
2008 WinnersMolar Express
2007 WinnersFranklin Independent Living
2006 WinnersTides Family Services
2005 WinnersThe Genesis Center
2002-03 WinnersBayside Family Healthcare