Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Foundation


The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Foundation provides funds to worthy organizations with proceeds generated from special events held on RITBA properties throughout the year.  The Foundation partners with local communities and nonprofit organizations that positively impact the lives of Rhode Islanders.

RITB Foundation Sponsored Event






Board of Directors

  • Judith M. Morse, President/Chair
  • Stephen C. Waluk, Treasurer 
  • William E. O’Gara, Esq., Secretary
  • Earl J. Croft, III
  • Richard O’Neill
If you would like to contact the Board, you can email them at: ritbfoundation@ritba.org

Grant Application Form

Although it is currently unknown if the Pell Bridge Run will occur in October of 2021, the Foundation’s Board of Directors has decided to accept grant applications from April 1 to June 1, 2021 in the hope that health conditions related to the Covid-19 pandemic will allow the race to take place.

The button below will take you to the 2021 Grant Application Form which contains instructions on how to submit it, and other required materials, to the board.


All-Electronic (Cashless) Tolling Test for Eastbound Traffic on Newport Pell Bridge Ends March 14th