Your generosity will make positive impact in our community by allowing EBCH to continue its important work. Your contribution in any amount provides more than a warm bed and safe place to live. It gives hope. Your tax-deductible contributions may be mailed to:
East Bay Coalition for the Homeless
100 Bullocks Point Avenue
East Providence, RI 02915 
Click here to make a donation

One more way to help a family is with a welcome basket

We receive calls from student groups, clubs, businesses and friends asking about other ways they can help. A welcoming gift of the following items are appreciated by families starting out. Just contact our office at 401-437-5104 if you have any questions.


  • Dish soap
  • All-purpose cleaner
  • Laundry detergent
  • Sponges
  • Mops
  • Brooms
  • Buckets
  • Toilet paper
  • Paper towels
  • Shower curtains
  • Pots and pans
  • Coffee makers
  • Dishes
  • Cups
  • Silverware
  • Towels
  • Hand soap
  • Flashlight
  • Small tool kit

EBCH Owned Apartments (Per Unit Costs)

This table shows the cost of housing and support for a family of three at an EBCH residence
Total Cost of housing and support$494$1,482$2,964$5,928
Heat & Hot Water$75$225$450$900
Property Taxes$42$126$252$504
Property Insurance$39$117$234$468
Maintenance & Repairs$27$81$162$324
Expenses Per Unit$269$807$1,614$3,228
Case Management$225$675$1,350$2,700

Please print a copy of ANNUAL APPEAL LETTER

Buy-a-Brick and help us pave the way home…                     

We are proud to introduce EBCH’s PAVE THE WAY HOME BRICK BY BRICK campaign. This is an opportunity for everyone to become a permanent part of our legacy by purchasing an engraved brick which will be placed in the legacy garden at the entrance to our Turner Avenue Apartments and Head Start Classroom building.

Your gift—no matter how small
will make a difference in the lives of a family in need.
This holiday season, please help us give the gift of hope.
Please donate at a level that you are comfortable giving.
Your donation is 100% tax deductible.
Thank you

East Bay Coalition for the Homeless
100 Bullocks Point Avenue
East Providence, RI 02915

Money used from this fundraising effort will allow us to provide high quality, comprehensive services to families in need. Be assured that 100% of post-purchase proceeds goes directly to helping families remain in safe homes and being self-reliant. Please help us reach our $500,000 goal by buying a brick or bricks of your choice. When you buy this lasting memento to be placed at our newest site, you are helping to pave the way to a better future to those most in need.

Leave A Legacy ~ Remember a loved one ~Express gratitude ~Convey appreciation to parents ~Recognize a special occasion ~Set your name or your company name & logo in stone for years to come ~ Give the perfect holiday gift honoring that special someone that has everything!

Brick Pricing:

  • $ 100 for each 4″x 8″      brick (4 lines)
  • $ 150 for each 8″x 8″      brick (5 lines)
  • $ 250 for each corporate brick      with logo 8”x 8” brick

We need your help to build a stronger future. Thank you for your generous support, and more importantly, for demonstrating what makes our community special—one brick at a time!

You may order on line:  Brick Legacy Garden

East Bay Coalition for the Homeless – 100 Bullocks Point Avenue – East Providence, RI  02915