Coastal in the Community
Rhode Island Community Food Bank
Coastal Medical is pleased to contribute to the Rhode Island Community Food Bank
Coastal Couriers delivered non-perishable food items, donated by our employees during this year's food drive, to the Rhode Island Community Food bank. The Food Bank provides food to local food pantries and meal sites which help individuals directly. For more information about the RI Community Food Bank, visit their website.
South County Food, Fitness, and Fun 5K
Coastal Medical is pleased to sponsor South County Food, Fitness, and Fun's (SCFFF) second annual 5K.
SCFFF is a free program designed to teach families to incorporate healthy eating and physical activity into their daily routines. Children ages 7-10 enroll with their families and receive both nutritional and fitness counseling in a friendly and fun atmosphere. The program was designed by experts from the Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences at the University of Rhode Island and is celebrating its third year successfully educating families.
Amica $75,000 Community Challenge
Coastal Medical is pleased to participate in the Amica $75,000 Community Challenge with a donation of $15,000.
Amica has partnered with the United Way of Rhode Island, Crossroads Rhode Island, and the Rhode Island Community Food Bank for this challenge. The fundraiser encourages people and businesses in the community to make a donation to one or all of these charities. Amica then matches those donations, dollar for dollar, up to $25,000 per organization. Coastal's donation will be matched and split equally between the three charities.
2012 - December
Children's Friend Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive
Through the use of Holiday Giving Trees Coastal's Practices and Corporate office were able to sponsor 4 families with items from the families' children's wish list as well as needed household items.
(At right, staff from our billing office are shown with their Giving Tree)