Make It Happen RI
Make It Happen RI was the first event supported by the Civic Leadership Fund. This fund enables the Foundation to go beyond traditional grantmaking to respond to the state's critical issues and needs.
More than 300 enthusiastic Rhode Islanders gathered September 7 and 8, 2012 to brainstorm ways to improve the state's economy. To learn more, please go to the Make It Happen RI website.
Update: January 23, 2014
Economic intersections recommendations released at Make It Happen RI 2.0
The Rhode Island Foundation and the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation (Commerce RI) today released a new economic action agenda developed in partnership with hundreds of community and business leaders. Read the full report or the executive summary. Learn more at the Make It Happen RI website