16th Annual Seaside Gala

The Honorable Gina M. Raimondo, Governor of the State of Rhode Island,
is the Honorary Event Chairperson of the 16th Annual Seaside Gala

Race on Over, the 16th Annual Seaside Gala, will be held Thursday, June 13, 2019 at Castle Hill Inn, Newport, RI. The event, which, this year, draws inspiration from horse racing’s elite events, will begin at 5:30 p.m. with a cocktail hour and silent mobile auction, followed by musical entertainment by the Larry Brown Swinglane Orchestra, dinner, and an awards presentation. The Honorable Gina M. Raimondo, Governor of the State of Rhode Island, is this year’s Honorary Event Chairperson, and the Leading Corporate Sponsor is Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island. Photo credit (top photo): Amy Ritz, Ritzy Pics Photography.


Reservations are $125 per person and can be purchased by clicking here.

Silent/ Mobile Auction

The event’s online auction will be hosted on www.biddingforgood.com/EBCAP. It opens for bidding May 30. Register now and preview items that will be up for bid!

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East Bay Community Action Program will present its 2019 Public Service Award to:

The Honorable Gina M. Raimondo, for her vision and leadership in expanding early childhood education, improving addiction treatment and recovery programs, and ensuring that all Rhode Islanders have access to quality healthcare

East Bay Community Action Program will also present its 2019 Vision Awards to:

Sergeant Jason Canario, Warren Police Department – for his service to Head Start children and their families in Warren

Tyler Pare, Roger Williams University Law student (’19) – for his service to EBCAP’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program

Newport This Week – for its reporting of stories about EBCAP programs and other news items of importance to the communities served by EBCAP, as well as its planning and coordination of the annual Broadway Street Fair that draws thousands of locals and visitors each fall

Fund A Need

EBCAP operates three food pantries in the East Bay, one each in the following locations: Tiverton, Newport, and East Providence. Together these food pantries served nearly 5,000 individuals last year. The We Care Fund at the 16th Annual Seaside Gala will support the food pantries and help us to keep our shelves stocked with a variety of appealing and nutritious food. Thank you!