Make a One-time Donation

Help us raise critical funds for over 60 innovative life-saving mental health and addictions care services The Providence Center provides for the community including a new Emergency Services Program for children and specialized care for the homeless, and veterans.

Want to make a gift of stock?

Gifts of securities may be wired directly to the Care New England account at Merrill Lynch. Your investment manager or broker should contact Mary Winstanley at Merrill Lynch: (401) 278-7019 direct line; (401) 369-8795 fax; or email

In addition, please call Lisa Desbiens, Philanthropy Officer, at (401) 921-8525, to inform her of your gift.

When initiating the gift, please provide the following information:
  • Donor name
  • Name of stock and number of shares
  • Indicate that the gift is for The Providence Center
Transfer securities to:

Merrill Lynch, DTC #8862
Care New England Health System
Account Number: 6QV-02323

Ways to Give

Donate Online Now

Make a cash donation to The Providence Center online today. 

Monies raised are earmarked primarily for client program needs and general support.

Donation by Check

To make a donation by check, please make it payable to The Providence Center and mail to:

Philanthropy Building 2
The Providence Center
171 Service Avenue, Suite 310
Warwick, RI 02886

Planned Giving

Looking to give appreciated securities, retirement plan assets, life insurance, real estate, or tangible personal property? We will work with you to find a charitable plan that lets you provide for your family and support The Providence Center.

Honor and Memorial Gifts

You may make a gift in honor or in memory of a loved one, physician, caregiver, nurse, colleague or friend. When you make a gift in honor or memory of someone, we notify the individual or family member of your generous act of gratitude or remembrance

Matching Gifts

Many companies will match charitable contributions made by their employees; some companies extend this privilege to retirees as well.


Have questions? Get In Touch

Lisa Desbiens, CFRE

Philanthropy Officer, Major Gifts
P: (401) 921-8525

Erica Donnelly, CFRE

Philanthropy Officer, Annual Giving
P: (401) 921-8505