Associated Press Rhode Island Daybook for Monday, Nov. 19, and Tuesday, Nov. 20.
MONDAY, Nov. 19:
8:45 a.m. REED SCHEDULE — The schedule for U.S. Sen. Jack Reed follows.
8:45 a.m. MIDDLETOWN — Reed visits the Federal Emergency Management Agency's "Disaster Recovery Center" in Middletown. Middletown Police Department, 123 Valley Road, Middletown.
10 a.m. PROVIDENCE — Reed and Rhode Island Community Food Bank CEO Andrew Schiff discuss Monday's release of the food bank's annual "Status Report on Hunger in Rhode Island." Rhode Island Community Food Bank, 200 Niantic Ave., Providence.
11 a.m. PROVIDENCE — Reed participates in a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the opening of the Providence VA Medical Center's Homeless Patient-Aligned Care Team Clinic. Trailer 37, Providence VA Medical Center, 830 Chalkstone Ave., Providence.
Noon. PROVIDENCE — Reed speaks while receiving Rhode Island Kids Count's "Covering Kids Award" during the organization's 12th annual "A Celebration of Children's Health Luncheon." Providence Marriott Downtown hotel, 1 Orms St. (state Route 7), Providence. Contacts: Amy Lanctot, 401-351-9400 ext. 22.
Contacts: Chip Unruh, 202-224-4642.
11 a.m. LANGEVIN SCHEDULE — U.S. Rep. James R. Langevin presents military service medals to relatives of a Rhode Island man killed during World War II's Battle of the Bulge, U.S. Army Cpl. Frank Aldrich.
Location: U.S. Rep. James R. Langevin's district office, suite 200, The Summit South, 300 Centerville Road, Warwick.
Contacts: Jonathon Dworkin, 401-732-9400.
11 a.m. - noon. HASBRO-HOLIDAY TOY DONATIONS — Employees of toymaker Hasbro Inc. who participate in the company's "Team Hasbro" volunteer program unload trucks containing over 25,000 donated games and toys, to be distributed to children assisted by the state Department of Children, Youth and Families and the state Department of Human Services.
Location: Woonsocket warehouse, Rhode Island Community Action Association, 1265 Mendon Road, Woonsocket.
Contacts: Dawn Ratte, 401-453-4748 or 401-580-9597.
Noon - 1:30 p.m. CHILDREN'S ADVOCACY AWARDS — Officials from child advocacy organization Rhode Island Kids Count including Deputy Director Jill K. Beckwith and Executive Director Elizabeth Burke Bryant, state Rep. Gordon D. Fox, state Sen. M. Teresa Paiva-Weed, U.S. Sens. Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse, Lt. Gov. Elizabeth H. Roberts and other community officials and health care executives participate in the organization's "A Celebration of Children's Health Luncheon" and award ceremony.
Location: Providence Marriott Downtown hotel, 1 Orms St. (state Route 7), Providence.
Contacts: Amy Lanctot, 401-351-9400 ext. 22.
Chip Unruh, 202-224-4642.
Seth Larson, 202-228-6291 or 202-329-9202 (cell).
Maria Tocco, 401-222-2371, 401-222-3844 or 401-339-0034 (cell).
6 - 8 p.m. GOVERNOR'S SCHEDULE — Gov. Lincoln D. Chafee attends the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce's 145th annual meeting.
Location: Rhode Island Convention Center, 1 Sabin St. (U.S. Route 1), Providence.
Contacts: Bethany Costello, 401-621-6103.
Graham Vyse, 401-222-8147 or 401-727-7474.
Christian Vareika, 401-222-8134 or 401-345-8287 (cell).
Christine Hunsinger, 401-222-8060 or 401-345-3282 (cell).
Samuel J. Lovett, 401-222-8147 or 401-327-4909 (cell).
James Alvarez, 401-222-2173 or 860-367-7340 (cell).
Michael Rooney, 401-222-2174.
TUESDAY, Nov. 20:
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