Give Education this Holiday Season

Education is central to a strong community. We offer these tax deductible, gift giving ideas, to build and broaden educational opportunities in Charlestown.

Getting their degrees

Give the Gift of Opportunity

Community 2000 Education Foundation – Community 2000 provides need-based scholarships for Charlestown, Hopkinton, and Richmond residents going on to college or technical schools. Many of the scholarships are for up to four years thereby providing the student continued support throughout their undergraduate term.

More than a library

Give Continuing Education

Cross’ Mills Public Library – Cross’ Mills Public Library provides cultural and informational programs that touch every age group from pre-school children to senior citizens. The library is building an Endowment Fund and you can contribute by sending donations by check to Cross’ Mills Public Library | PO Box 1680 | Charlestown, RI 02813

Frosty Drew students seining in Ninigret Pond
Frosty Drew students seining in Ninigret Pond

Give a Natural Education

Frosty Drew Nature Center – Nature Center Field Studies, Homeschool Science Programs, and Frosty Drew Nature Weeks provide an outstanding educational experience for children age 4 to 12. Your gift will help to encourage and shape a child’s curiosity with nature.

Our town has a history

Give History a Chance to Educate

Charlestown Historical Society – The Charlestown Historical Society is committed to the preservation of Charlestown’s history and its presentation to the public. In order to learn from the past we need to preserve and protect the historical record.