Our Mission

Our mission is to investigate issues and write stories that will catalyze positive environmental and social change.

We are a professionally staffed, nonprofit Web-based news agency with a robust public service and outreach component. Our organization focuses on educating our readers about the causes, consequences and solutions to environmental and social justice issues that impact Rhode Island and Massachusetts.


You Make Our Work Possible

Our programs manager Kevin Proft collects used Halloween jack-o-lanterns for composting.You, our readers, make our reporting and outreach programs possible. ecoRI Inc. is a registered 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization with the IRS, and we depend on the generosity of businesses, individuals and foundations who recognize the importance of quality journalism as a community asset.

When you donate to ecoRI News, you share in our mission to educate and empower citizens by informing them about important environmental and social justice issues facing our communities.

To make a tax-deductible donation, please click on the Donate or Sustain button below, or send a check, payable to:

ecoRI Inc.
111 Hope St.
Providence, RI 02906.

Thank you for your support. It is greatly appreciated.

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