RI AREC Foundation

Join us in supporting RI AREC and the resources we utilize every day in Rhode Island’s Amateur Radio Community.

Checks or money orders can be made out and sent to:

RI AREC Foundation
82 Helen Ave
Coventry, RI 02816

Funds donated are used to support:

  • The NB1RI Repeater Network through a MOA
  • Education and training for RI AREC
  • RI ARES activities
  • Webhosting and online communications platforms
  • Ancillary costs of operating the organization


Paul Silverzweig W1PJS, President, Director
John McManus N1ZO, Vice President, Director
Sandy Hodell KA1RXB, Assistant Vice President
Jeremy Taylor K1JST, Treasurer, Director
Teri Diiorio W1PUP, Secretary
Jim Creamer KB1MAO. Director
Aaron Marsland KC1EPX, Director

The RI AREC Foundation is a non-profit organized for the promotion of interest in Amateur Radio communication and experimentation; the establishment of Amateur Radio networks to provide electronic communications in the event of disasters or other emergencies; the fostering of education in the field of electronic communication and public service, the furtherance of the public welfare; the support of incident response agencies and charitable organizations requiring auxiliary, situational awareness, public service, health and welfare and emergency communications and technical services; exclusively for charitable, educational, and scientific purposes, including, for such purposes, the making of distributions to organizations that qualify as exempt organizations under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, or the corresponding section of any future federal tax code.