Partnership Opportunities

  • Little girl in Red Cross shelter looking into a Red Cross comfort kit

Partnership Opportunities

Opportunities to partner with the American Red Cross of Rhode Island include but are not limited to:

Operation Bear Hugs: Provide food, shelter, clothing and the comfort of a new teddy bear to a child left homeless by a house or apartment fire.

Health and Safety Training: Offer on-site Red Cross health and safety training programs to your employees.

Shelter Operations: Support your employees in becoming Red Cross emergency shelter volunteers.

AED: Purchase Automated External Defibrillators from our chapter to help make your company a safer place to work.

Employee Giving: Encourage your employees to support the Red Cross through employee-giving programs.

Matching Gifts: Match the financial contributions made to the Red Cross by your employees.

Community Challenge: Shine a spotlight on your company by matching gifts received in response to a joint mail campaign.

In-Kind Donations: Help our chapter offset operational costs by making a donation of

products or services.

Foundation Support: Make a financial contribution to our chapter through your company foundation.

Cause Marketing: Affect social change while meeting your company objects through

marketing promotions such a customer donation programs, percent of sales promotions and co-branding with the Red Cross.

Event Sponsorship: Sponsor events designed to raise crucial funds for Red Cross programs and services.

For more information about Corporate Partnerships, please contact Joan McLaughlin,

Director of Corporate Partnerships at 401-831-7700 x108 or