Keep Rhode Island Beautiful

$3,313 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 53 people in 33 months
Keep Rhode Island Beautiful (No New Burrillville Power Plant) is a community of citizens concerned about the Natural Gas & Oil fueled Power Plant proposed for our beautiful town of Burrillville, Rhode Island.  The proposed site is located in the Blackstone Heritage Corridor U.S. National Park and is right next to many of our state parks, conservation areas, lakes, rivers, camps, etc.  Come for a visit, it is beautiful!

This plant will destroy and disturb hundreds of acres in this beautiful area and will release a large amount of hazardous pollutants and CO2.  We love our town and our state and we are concerned about the risk to our health & safety, water supply & quality, and the impact on the environment from this huge power plant.

We are raising funds to offset the costs of our awareness campaign to stop the approval of this plant.  There are no overhead costs as we are just a group of concerned citizens donating our time and resources to help protect our town, region, state and planet.  Therefore, all donations go directly towards getting the word out and educating people in our region.

Please visit for more info.  Thanks for your help!
+ Read More
Be the first to leave a comment on this campaign.

$3,313 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 53 people in 33 months
Created May 9, 2016
Your share could be bringing in donations. Sign in to track your impact.
We will never post without your permission.
In the future, we'll let you know if your sharing brings in any donations.
We weren't able to connect your Facebook account. Please try again later.
Diane Gryncewicz
20 months ago

Looks like it's going to be a long battle. Thanks to everyone fighting

Kristin Raimond
20 months ago

So proud to be your sister! Many thanks to you and to everyone for their hard work & determination in the fight against this monstrosity that threatens not only our beautiful community, but our state and those surrounding us. Stay safe on the hike!

Ray Trinque
21 months ago

Good Luck Guys, and Thank You both!

Douglas Jobling
21 months ago

Let's keep our pristine woods, rivers, and landscape.

Sean Trinque
21 months ago

Pollution, defilement, squalor are words that never would have been created had man lived conformable to Nature. - John of the Mountains: The Unpublished Journals of John Muir, (1938), pg. 222.

Be the first to leave a comment on this campaign.
Use My Email Address
By continuing, you agree with the GoFundMe
terms and privacy policy
There's an issue with this Campaign Organizer's account. Our team has contacted them with the solution! Please ask them to sign in to GoFundMe and check their account. Return to Campaign

Are you ready for the next step?
Even a $5 donation can help!
Donate Now Not now
Connect on Facebook to keep track of how many donations your share brings.
We will never post on Facebook without your permission.