Dear Members and Families:

The Fundação Faialense wishes all its members and families a healthy and prosperous New Year. Your past support has made it possible for the Fundação to award scholarships to many deserving young man and women, thus helping them to achieve a better future - for this, we are most thankful and grateful.

We wish to inform our members that the Fundação Faialense will be accepting scholarship applications until February 28, 2023. Applications are available online at, or by contacting the President Madalena P. Silva at (401) 434-1771.

We  want to remind our members that renewals are due for those whose memberships are not current. Please send the membership fee by March 15, 2023 to:


P.O. Box 14291

East Providence, RI 02914

If your membership is up to date, please consider passing the membership card along to someone who may wish to join this noble effort.

As we all know, due to Covid-19 restrictions, the Fundação Faialense could not have our annual banquet and the Delegations yearly fundraisers for the past 3 years. Therefore, the Fundação Faialense appreciates any additional support from their members.

We are also pleased to announce to all members and friends that after 3 years of Covid-19 restrictions, we are resuming our annual banquet, which will be held on:

Saturday, April 22, 2023

Riviera Restaurant

580 N Broadway

East Providence, RI 02914

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM - Reception

7:00 PM Dinner followed by Scholarship Awards and Dance


Soup, Salad, Baked Stuffed Scrod, Grilled Pork Medallions

with rice and roasted potato - served family style, coffee and dessert

Entertainment BY DJ Cabral

Adults $40.00 - Children up to 12 years old $20.00

For tickets please contact Madalena Silva at 401-434-1771 or via email

PLEASE SAVE THIS DATE as we hope to see all our members and friends at this event.  


​If you want to be part of our Annual Banquet Booklet download our form
and mail it back to us. 
Thank You for your support! 


Fundação Faialense

" Helping to shape a better tomorrow "