Upcoming/Ongoing Events

Upcoming Trainings and Support Groups
A list of upcoming trainings, workshops and support services is shown in the Programs and Services section of this site. Check back for new programs to be added for 2016/2017.

The Heart Gallery
Our 12th Annual Heart Gallery, featuring 18 beautiful portraits, photographed compliments 00-Coverof several local professional photographers and pristinely produced courtesy of Printmakers, Inc. is on tour throughout Rhode Island. Our new 12th Heart Gallery can be viewed throughout the month of June at the offices of Neighborhood Healthplan of RI in Providence and Smithfield.

If your business or organization is interested in hosting the Heart Gallery, please contact Bridget Gieseke at bgieseke@adoptionri.org.

Summer Camp Invitation FlyerAdoption RI’s Summer Camp/Childhood Experience Fundraiser
“Every Child Deserves a Childhood!” In order to maximize the opportunity for Rhode Island children impacted by foster care and adoption to create lifelong childhood memories and enjoy “Fun Childhood Experiences” like other children their age, we are expanding our Annual Summer Camp Fundraiser to include not only summer camp, but any number of fun childhood activities available all year round! From a week at summer camp to horseback riding lessons, baseball clinics to art classes, gymnastics to back to school clothes shopping & more! Join us at Finn’s Harborside on Wednesday, July 12th beginning at 6:00pm for a casual buffet dinner, LIVE music by The Closers, dancing, raffles and more and help us give kids in care a chance to broaden their horizon with new adventures! Tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased by calling Adoption RI at 401-865-6000 or Finn’s Harborside at 401-884-6363, or online at



Tuesday’s Child 25th Annual Golf Tournament
Adoption Rhode Island’s 25th Annual Tuesday’s Child Golf Classic is coming up on Monday, September 18, 2017 at the pristine Rhode Island Country Club in Barrington. Click on the image to the right for full details.

A Series of Experiential Workshops for Youth Impacted by Foster Care and/or Adoption

EXPRESS YOURSELF! is a Program designed to meet the unique needs of youth who have been impacted by foster care and/or 2017 Express Yourself Schedule-JULY-DECAdoption. This FREE workshop series offers youth an opportunity to meet others with similar life experiences and express themselves in a creative and supportive environment.

Local artists and clinicians lead exciting and fun filled workshops, each lesson plan will include instruction and “hands-on” assistance with the craft, art project or other activity. Additionally, issues relevant to foster care and adoption will be discussed. This program is open to all community youth impacted by adoption/foster care!! Stay tuned for an updated schedule of upcoming workshops.

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