Gathering to Give 2023

Gathering to Give 2023

Thank you to all who attended, participated in 
and sponsored our
2023 Gathering to Give Events!


Please scroll down to see a list of our sponsors and photos from the Gala and Awards Luncheon.


About Adoption Rhode Island 


Adoption Rhode Island (ARI), is a private, non-profit organization recognized as a leader in delivering compassionate and trauma-informed services to achieve the best lifelong outcomes for children, teens and families affected by child abuse, foster care and adoption.  


Adoption Rhode Island’s mission is to create safety, belonging and permanency for foster and adopted children, vulnerable youth and families through compassionate services, education and advocacy. At the core of our work is dedication to finding permanency for children and promoting their well-being. 


More than 2000 individuals are served by ARI’s delivery of a comprehensive array of programming. ARI plays a critical role in finding permanent, loving families for children and youth in Rhode Island’s foster care system, supporting the well-being of children and families, and improving child welfare policy and practice across the human service system.   


Darlene Allen, CEO & Executive Director,

The following is a list of our sponsors as of March 21, 2023. 

Presenting Sponsors

The Omni Group Logo


Michael Perik & 
Liz Beretta-Perik

Carol A. Peterson

Eliza & Steve Beringhause

Trish & Harvey Bennett

 Darlene Allen & Carmel Merrick 


Blue Cross Blue Shield RI 

The Honorable Judge Frank Caprio  

Jennifer & Jack Foster 

Home Loan Investment Bank 

Jane & Don Stanford 

Linda Loiselle & Chris Lee 

Charrel Maxwell 

Neighborhood Health Plan of RI 

Lary & Stephanie Norin 

Partridge, Snow, & Hahn 

Seaburg Construction  

Genie Shao and Neil Steinberg 

Sweet Peas Village Early Childhood School

Webster Bank