SPONSORS

Providence Tourism Council
The Providence Tourism Council strives to increase the economic impact of tourism, commerce and engagement of visitors through the development of events within the City of Providence that  build awareness of Providence as an arts and multi-cultural destination. The PTC has supported Foo Fest for years now and we couldn’t do it without them!

Revival Brewing Co.
Revival is committed to creating wonderful, distinctive beers that appeal to everyone, from beer aficionados to those just beginning to experience the world of craft brews.  High quality, innovative beers, born in New England and brewed with passion. That’s Revival. Soon to be serving the perfect beer to complement your Foo Fest experience.

Grey Sail Brewing of Rhode Island
Sit on any beach in New England and enjoy the views of rolling waves, glistening waters and grey sails on the horizon … it’s truly inspiring. Those grey sails inspired the many beers Grey Sail Brewing now provides to the people of Rhode Island and beyond.  Grab a brew at Foo!

McLaughlin & Moran, Inc
Not only is family-run distribution company McLaughlin & Moran, Inc. purveyors of world class beer, wine, spirits and non-alcoholic beverages throughout the entire state of Rhode Island, they are loooooooooong time supporters of AS220!  Like, seriously long. Foo wouldn’t happen without their amazing support.

95.5 WBRU
Yes, WBRU is still broadcasting!  Which means … they’re still bringing the coolest jingle in the history of the universe to your ears … AS220’s Foo Fest jingle, created by Ocean State Jingle Lot!

Motif Magazine
Friends of AS220 for many years now, Motif Magazine is dedicated to promoting the arts and entertainment in Rhode Island, Southeastern Massachusetts and Eastern Connecticut, and to bringing readers alternative local news about subjects of all kinds.  They’re always helping us out … and their Foo Fest cover is guaranteed to look awesome!

KiDOinfo
Targeting families with children 12 years and under, KiDOinfo – a trusted hub for everything about kids – provides a hip platform for parents and caregivers seeking a sense of community, useful resources and interesting online activities.  Happily, they’ll be at Foo Fest again this year, so bring your kids and check them out!

DBVW Architects
DBVW Architects is an award-winning full-service architectural firm located in Providence, Rhode Island.  Not only are they our go-to architects for AS220’s amazing mixed use buildings, but they’re also long-time supporters of Foo Fest (and pretty much everything else we do)!  Thanks for being great friends DBVW!

Pezzuco Construction
Pezzuco Construction specializes in the construction and renovation of both residential and commercial projects.  They’ve worked on our Mercantile building and, very importantly, brought air conditioning to our Youth program and Empire St residents for the first time in 18 years!  Long-time friends, they’re now helping us complete the improvements to our Empire Street complex that will be made possible through our All Access fundraising campaign!

The Stable
Not only is The Stable Bar an award-winning gay bar, but it’s also a tenant of AS220’s Mercantile building!  Our friends at The Stable have been part of the AS220 family for 8 years and we love them. Check them out when you can!

Cornish Associates
Headquartered in Providence, innovative real estate development company Cornish Associates is committed to a mission of creating diverse, walkable and sustainable places.  They bring you all sorts of fun downtown activities, including Movies on the Block and Taco Fest. AND they’re regular supporters of AS220!

Pinnacle Plumbing
Our friends at Pinnacle Plumbing are our newest Foo Fest sponsors!  They’ve helped us with all our recent water heater needs (there’s more than you might think!) and are enthusiastic supporters of our work.  So happy to have them on board!

Main Street Resources
Main Street Resources partners with entrepreneurs to grow small New England companies working in the field of social impact.  Main Street Resources has done a lot for AS220 since we partnered up in 2016, including supporting an AS220 staff retreat and helping facilitate meetings with other amazing local non-profits!

Narragansett Brewing Company
A local favourite, Narragansett does loads to support creative entrepreneurs in the community, including AS220.  They’ve helped us out with heaps of events over the years and have been awesome to work with. Thanks Narragansett!

Pella Windows and Doors
Pella builds innovative windows and doors to make your place look great.  But more than that, Pella worked with AS220 last year to replace the exterior windows in our Empire Street building … and it’s never looked so good!

Hasbro
Hasbro have been supporters of AS220 Youth and are also fans of our AS220 Industries program.  They’re VERY excited about all the cool family-friendly programming that’ll be happening at this year’s Foo Fest … and you should be too!

Regency Plaza Apartments
Located in the heart of Providence’s arts and entertainment district, Regency Plaza apartments provide both a place to call home to over 1,000 short and long-term residents.  They’re great neighbours too – they’re always looking for ways to support AS220 and promote our programming. Thanks Regency Plaza!

Blick Art Materials
Heaps of our artists head to Blick Art Materials to source their art supplies – they stock loads of products our artists love to use.  Returning to Foo Fest again this year, Blick Art Materials Providence will be doing hands-on demonstrations during Foo Fest. Drop by their booth and get your creative on!

DASH Bicycle
In their second year at their 228 Broadway location, DASH continues to peddle excellent service and awesome bikes to the people of Providence.  DASH has also been AS220’s bike courier for years and the go-to bike shop for many of our staff. They now share space with The Nitro Coffee Bar: coffee and bikes, a combination guaranteed to get you moving!

KLR
Kahn, Litwin, Renza and Co. (KLR) is one of New England’s premier accounting and business consulting firms.  They also had the good sense to employ our now Managing Director, Shauna Duffy, as a CPA back when being a CPA was her thing!  

Nadeau Wadovick Certified Public Accountants
Nadeau Wadovick LLP is a local firm of Certified Public Accountants located in Warwick, Rhode Island.  Through the years, it’s grown to become one of the most progressive and respected CPA firms in RI. They’re not only long-time supporters of AS220, they’re our auditors!=

Barbara Sokoloff Associates
Barbara Sokoloff Associates (BSA) is a multi-faceted development and community planning consulting firm located in downtown Providence.  Barbara Sokoloff Associates have helped us bring our mixed-use, mixed-income building projects to fruition and have been loyal supporters over many years.

 

AS220 also gratefully acknowledges our Foo Fest in-kind sponsors and supporters:

The Dean Hotel
AS220 and The Dean partner in a myriad of ways each year.  When they’re not helping us provide amazing art experiences to the public at PVD Fest, they’re a hip boutique hotel in downtown Providence that values collaboration with their neighbors, good coffee (that keeps our staff going!) and perfectly fluffed pillows.

Waste Management
provides disposal and recycling solutions for businesses or residences … and Foo Fest!

Nice Slice serves delicious thin crust pizza and provides a haven for counter-cultural weirdos (like us).  Next time you’re there, check out all the hand-printed Foo Fest pizza boxes — printed in AS220’s Community Printshop — they have decorating their walls.  Nice Slice has helped us spread the good word of Foo for many, many years!

Whole Foods is America’s healthiest grocery store, dedicated to seeking out the finest natural and organic foods.  They like to give us bananas for Foo. LOTS of bananas. Like … L O T S !