Rhode Island Monthly’s Partner-Related Events and Promotions
PPAC Annual Gala
Providence Performing Art Center’s Annual Gala took place on November 1, featuring legendary queen of country Dolly Parton. More than 500 people attended the post-show event, raising more than $200,000 for the theatre’s ongoing restoration efforts.
Left (Left to Right): J.L. “Lynn” Singleton, Providence Performing Arts Center president; Dolly Parton; Bruce Sundlun, former governor of Rhode Island; Donna Santos, Providence Performing Arts Center director of ticketing.
Left (Left to Right): Elaine & Barry Fain, concert co-chairs; Leonard Nimoy, director of “Shining Through Broken Glass”; Debbie & Ellis Waldman, concert co-chairs.
Pinelli-Marra Honored by PWCVB
Left (Left to Right): Steve Marra, president of the Pinelli-Marra Restaurant Group; Martha Sheridan, president of the Providence-Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau; Bill Pinelli, president of the Pinelli-Marra Restaurant Group.
National Philanthropy Day
Left (Left to Right): Accepting the award for Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation at National Philanthropy Day is William Hatfield, president of Bank of America Rhode Island and Governor Donald Carcieri.
Left (Left to Right): Jessica Granatiero, The Savory Grape Wine Shop owner; Paula McFarland, director of RI Community Action Association; Sabrina Solares, The Savory Grape Wine Shop event coordinator; and Nino Granatiero, The Savory Grape Wine Shop owner.