20th Anniversary Celebration!
Thursday, October 11th
Join us to celebrate the programs & people who have made a difference over the last 20 years.
Thank You for Celebrating with the Providence Plan!
Photos from our 20th Anniversary Celebration:
Congratulations to Our Awardees
As part of our Anniversary, we honored our founders by presenting two awards – the Fred Lippitt and Tom Anton Awards – to outstanding partners in the community. Program Awards were also be given to five outstanding partners in each of our programmatic areas.
The Lippitt Award was presented to Louis Fazzano, in recognition of his long-standing commitment to public service and community stewardship.
The Anton Award was presented to Ready to Learn founding director Joyce Butler and New Roots founding director Nzinga Misgana for their exceptional contributions to ProvPlan.
The 2012 Program Awards were presented to:
Channavy Chhay, Executive Director, Socio-Economic Development Center for Southeast Asians
Michael Sabitoni, President, Rhode Island Building & Construction Trades Council
Frank Shea, Executive Director, Olneyville Housing Corporation
Peter Simon, Medical Director, Division of Community, Family Health and Equity, RI Department of Health
Ready to Learn Providence AmeriCorps Members (2005 – present)