GPBOR C.A.R.E. is the charitable arm of the Greater Providence Board of REALTORS®. To-date the charity has raised more than $110,000 to Rhode Island charities since 2013. Funds are raised through donations from REALTORS®, Affiliates, sponsors, and donors like you. 

GPBOR C.A.R.E. is celebrating its 10th Anniversary in 2023. For 2023, the C.A.R.E. committee has selected two great local charities as our grant recipients: We Heart Lives and RISE


News & Events

2024 Grant Application

Thanks to all the non-profits who applied for a 2024 grant by the 6/30/23 deadline.  Please expect to hear back from us by 7/31/23.

2024 Annual Campaign

GPBOR C.A.R.E. is holding its second annual campaign starting now! Please help today by making a donation and helping us reach our $2,000 goal. Donations will help support the work of We Heart Lives and RISE.

GPBOR C.A.R.E. is a 501C3 public charity, registered with the IRS, and owned and operated by the Greater Providence Board of REALTORS®. Established in 2013, our mission is to organize one or more events per year in order to collect and distribute charitable funds to RI non-profit organizations.  Those organizations shall qualify as exempt organizations under section 501 (c-3) of the Internal Revenue Code, or corresponding section of any future federal tax code. 

Board of Directors:

Sam Albert, RE/MAX Innovations, 2023 President
Michael Monteiro, Williams & Stuart Real Estate, 2023 Vice President
Kate Berard, The Mello Group, 2023 Treasurer
Shamila Ahmed, Shamila Ahmed, LLC, Director through 2024
Agueda Del Borgo,
Places & Spaces Realty, Director through 2023
Paula Gallant, June Realty, Director through 2023
Yolanda Nazario, HomeSmart Heritage, Director through 2024

Our office is currently located at 12 Breakneck Hill Road, Suite 100, Lincoln, RI 02865.  For more information, please contact our Chief Executive Officer, Suzanne Silva, CAE, RCE, at (401) 274-8383.

GPBOR C.A.R.E. raised $5,000 for each 2022 sponsored non-profit organizations Day One and the Refugee Dream Center of Rhode Island. Checks presented at GPBOR’s 116th Annual Meeting on 9/14/22.