Mission & Vision

Change, not Charity

Vision

A little girl with face paint. The Fund for Community Progress envisions a just and equitable society. We believe that a healthy community respects human rights, celebrates diversity, promotes citizen participation, and achieves justice for all in every sphere.

Mission

The mission of The Fund for Community Progress is to build a better community by raising funds for nonprofit grassroots agencies committed to a vision of social change necessary to guarantee fairness and opportunity for all Rhode Islanders.

  • From children to the elderly…
  • From physical ailments to mental health issues…
  • From advocacy for fairer energy policies…
  • To programs that build housing people can actually afford…

The Fund’s agencies create a future full of promise.