Friends of the Farm

We recognize and thank the following individuals, businesses, and organizations as supporters and collaborators in the sustainability of the Barrington Farm School in 2024.


Under $100
Kristin Bell
Shirl Berger
Sue Broomhead
Heidi and Jeff Brousseau
Dot Child
Janet Clarke
Emily Cook & John Burke
Emy Fortin
Lisa Freda
Barb and Gene Frost
Nina and Richard Harrison
Janelle Heise
Ray Hennessey/Tiffany’s Salon
Mark and Vicki Hosford
Marissa Joinson
Aimee Jones
Laurie & Neil Kiely
Janet and Donald Leaver
Laura Leibensperger
Kristin Linder
Joyce Marabello
Sharon Matson
Jeffrey Matteis
Kenny and John McCurdy
Pattie Mitchell
Laurie Moeckler- Rittberg
Stella Munro
Megan Palumbo
Racquel and Von Ray
Helen and Joe Schall
Doreen Schiff
Karen Seal
Eileen Small
Bob and Joyce Speaker
Gail Tonnessen
Deborah Tonnessen and Donna Puleo
Kathy Trier and Annie Silvia
Sally and John Troup
Ann and Leo Walsh
Laura Ward
Marilyn Weiner
Sandra Wyatt
Laura Zepko
$100 to $249
Kathryn Beauchamp
Sharleen and Lawrence Bowen
Peter and Rebecca Burke
Joan and Lester Burnette
Jodie Burns
Julia and Nick Califano
Gina Chaney
Max Chang
Louise Cherubini
Mr. and Mrs. Rodney Clifton
John and Linda Dacey
Michelle Denault and Mark Palmer
Michael and Meredith DeSisto
Joanna Detz
Cynthia and Robert Elder
Meris and Charlie Enright
Abbe Garcia
Tim Gorman, Bagels, Etc.
Ann and Don Gralnek
Christine Humbert
Dennis Leaver
Judith McMahon
Judy Meakin
Pixie Medeiros
Ed Moura
Maryanne Noris and Mark Hilty
Rev. Patrick and Katherine Notley
Mary Nugent
Holly Ogden
Mike and Allison Reuter
Karen Rich-Choma
Lynne Seacord
Barbara Shea
Betsy and Richard Staples, in memory of Janet Morrison
David Strenio and Priscilla Moritz, Prica Farina
Elizabeth Welch and Stephen Glinick
$250 to $499
Jerry Bell
Jill Caskey
Anthony and Kim DeSisto
Ann Doran
Rob Galvin
Mary Gold and Charles Ogulnik
Patty and Michael Kennedy
Jacqueline Lofgren
Molly and Tim Lux
Jacqueleen and Josh Mazick
William McMullen and Annie Castelnovo-McMullen
Sarah O’Brien, Ruth and Louis Baker Foundation
Kelly and Anthony Pirozzi
Ron Pitt and Ros Leibensperger
Dane Pursley
Matt and Ashley Read
Alexis Speaker
Insa and Mike Wood
$500 to $999
Amica Insurance
Marc DeSisto
Andrew and Deb Faulkner
Katherine Faulkner
Mary Ann and John Ferrell
Joyce Greene
Heather Kilmartin, Paul F. and Joyce Kilmartin Beneficent Fund
Paul Nunes
Samuel Obstfeld
Gail and Bob Read
$1000 and Above
Michael and Maggie Beresford
Wilfredo and Celeste Curioso
Pam Faulkner
Jeffrey Hoffman
Wayne Leaver and William Blais
Deb Matson

Business Partners:

Amica Mutual Insurance

Bagels Etc.

BankNewport Barrington

Barrington Business and Community Association

Bevvies Juice Bar

Coffee Depot

Dassault Systèmes

Emmett Electric

Fidelity Charitable

Grapes and Grains

National Grid Community Giving Board (Rhode Island)

Prica Farina Fresh Pasta Company

Redwood Nursery & Garden Center

Roofing Doctor

Residential Properties Barrington

Shaw’s Supermarket Barrington

Spaghetti Lane

Non-Profit Organizational Partners:

11th Hour Racing

Barrington Congregational Church

Barrington Garden Club

Barrington Girl Scouts

Barrington Land Conservation Trust

Barrington Presbyterian Church

Boy Scout Troop 2 Barrington

Boy Scout Troop 6 Barrington

The Center for EcoTechnology

Clean Ocean Access

Confetti Kids New England 

Hameho Garden Club

New England Grassroots Environment Fund

Progreso Latino

Rhode Island Foundation Barrington District Nursing Association

The Steel Yard


Robert D. Wray Charitable Trust

Government Entities:

Bay Spring Community Center

Eastern Rhode Island Conservation District

Natural Resources Conservation Service of Rhode Island, USDA

RI Department of Environmental Management

RI Resource Conservation and Development Council

Town of Barrington Conservation Commission

Town of Barrington Department of Public Works

Town of Barrington Economic Development and Spencer Trust

Town of Barrington Police Department


Barrington Middle School

Barrington High School

Brown University Swearer Center

Primrose Hill Elementary School

Rhode Island School of Design

Roger Williams University

St. Andrew’s School

St. Luke’s School

St. Mary Bay View Academy

University of Rhode Island

Wheaton College