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Special Design Charity Plates

Plates designs listed on this page can not be ordered through the DMV. For information about purchasing these plates please visit the individual organization's web site.

Autism Awareness

Support The Autism Project by purchasing the "Autism Awareness" plate and helping the parents, families and individuals in RI with Autism! This plate will benefit the Autism community of RI by providing scholarships and camperships for their social skills programs and Camp WANNAGOAGAIN. This plate is available for Passenger Cars only (Plate Type 01). RIGL 31-3-98

Boston Bruins Foundation

Support the Boston Bruins Foundation by ordering your Rhode Island Bruins Foundation license plate today! If you are a Bruins fan with a passenger car (vehicle type 01) registered in Rhode Island, you are eligible. All of the money raised will support organizations throughout Rhode Island. Every year when you renew your license plate, there will be a $10 registration renewal surcharge, all of which will continue to benefit the Boston Bruins Foundation and Rhode Island organizations. Help support Rhode Island communities by ordering your Boston Bruins Foundation license plate today! RIGL 31-3-102

Bristol Fourth of July

Order a Bristol Fourth of July plate and reflect on your patriotism daily. Help support America's oldest fourth of July parade. RIGL 31-3-91

Conservation Through Education

Order an Osprey plate and support Environmental Conservation through Education at the Audubon Society of Rhode Island or Save the Bay. RIGL 31-3-79

#DSTRONG

The Dorian J. Murray Foundation collects the money for the D-Strong plate and will be used to help local RI children fighting cancer and pediatric cancer research in RI. Melissa Murray is the beloved mother of Dorian J Murray.  Dorian was born in 2008 and shortly after Dorian’s 4th birthday he was diagnosed with Stage IV Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma cancer.  During Dorian’s fight, Melissa was determined to share his story with the world in an effort to shed a light on this devastating disease and the chaos it brings to the families affected.

The Dorian J. Murray Foundation team currently consists of exceptional and diverse talent that includes clinicians, legal and business executives, mothers, fathers, and friends both local to New England and from across the U.S. They remain dedicated to the successful growth of DJMF in full support of its mission.

Support their effort by purchasing the DSTRONG plate at http://dstrongfoundation.org/license-plate/. $20 of the $41.50 plate cost goes to the Dorian J. Murray Foundation. Your registration must say “Private Passenger” or “01” plate type. Commercial, Combination, Suburban, or other similar plates do not qualify for this plate.  (Design approved and pending the sale of a minimum of 900 sets of passenger plates.) RIGL 31-3-106

Emergency Medical Technician Plate

All EMTs in Rhode Island have one more thing to take pride in, the new EMT plate. Visit our website to purchase a new license plate to show your EMT pride. (Design approved and pending the sale of a minimum of 900 sets of plates per plate type.) RIGL 31-3-96

Gaspee Days Committee

The Gaspee Days Committee is a civic-minded, nonprofit organization that operates many community events in and around historic Pawtuxet Village, including the famous Gaspee Days Parade. On June 9, 1772 brave colonists from Rhode Island burned the British revenue schooner, HMS Gaspee, during what has become recognized as the first bloodshed of the American Revolution.  Since 1965, the Gaspee Days Committee has commemorated this act with our annual Gaspee Days Celebration each May and June.

Please help support these local historic events with your order of the official Gaspee Days license plate! Visit our website at www.Gaspee.com/license and order your license plate today!  $20 of the $41.50 plate cost goes to the Gaspee Days Committee.  You can order our limited edition plates as a substitute for your current private passenger Rhode Island registration. These license plates cannot be used with commercial, combination, suburban or other registration types. Your registration must already be existing, as these license plates also cannot be used on new or changed registrations. (Design approved and pending the sale of a minimum of 900 sets of passenger plates.). RIGL 31-3-112

Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation

Order the Ribbon of Hope plate and support the RI Department of Health Women's Cancer Screening Program. RIGL 31-3-93

Home & Hospice Care of Rhode Island

Order a Home & Hospice Care of Rhode Island plate and support quality, compassionate health care for people facing the advanced stages of a serious illness. (Design approved and pending the sale of a minimum of 900 sets of plates.) RIGL 31-3-97

New England Patriots

Order a New England Patriots license plate and support communities throughout Rhode Island. There is a $10.00 Registration Renewal Surcharge that goes to this foundation to help support local RI charities. RIGL 31-3-85

Plum Beach Lighthouse

Order a Plum Beach Lighthouse plate and support the lighthouse repainting effort by the Friends of Plum Beach Lighthouse. RIGL 31-3-86

Providence College

Support Providence College's Angel Fund by purchasing their new plate. The College intends to deposit the money collected from each purchased license plate order into their Angel Fund, which provides assistance to PC students with unexpected and extraordinary financial challenges so that those students can continue their studies at Providence College. There will be a $10 registration renewal surcharge to continue supporting PC's Angel Fund. To order this plate or to find out more information on this plate, please go to http://www.friars.com/pclp.html. (Design approved and pending the sale of a minimum of 900 sets of plates per plate type.). RIGL 31-3-105

RI Community Food Bank - Mr. Potato Head

Order a Mr. Potato Head plate and support the Rhode Island Community Food Bank. RIGL 31-3-72

Red Sox Foundation

Order a Red Sox Foundation license plate and support select Rhode Island charitable programs. There is a $10.00 Registration Renewal Surcharge that goes to this foundation to help support local RI charities. RIGL 31-3-90

Rocky Point Foundation

The Rocky Point Foundation, Inc., a nonprofit advocacy organization, was established in 2009 to help preserve and protect the natural and historic heritage and environment of the land formerly occupied by the Rocky Point Amusement Park on the west shore of Narragansett Bay in Warwick, Rhode Island. The Foundation advocates and supports the public enjoyment of this scenic treasure by working with public officials and others, engaging with neighbors and the public, and raising funds for the property’s preservation and maintenance. Support their mission by purchasing this beautiful plate at http://www.rockypointfoundation.org/. $20 of the $41.50 plate cost goes to the Rocky Point Foundation. Your registration must say “Private Passenger” or “01” plate type. Commercial, Combination, Suburban, or other similar plates do not qualify for this plate.  (Design approved and pending the sale of a minimum of 900 sets of passenger plates.). RIGL 31-3-108

Wildlife Rehabilitators

The Wildlife Rehabilitators Association of Rhode Island (WRARI) is pleased to announce the release of our new Rhode Island license plates! Designed and drawn by our president and veterinarian, Dr. Meredith Bird, this colorful plate depicts some of Rhode Island's remarkable native wildlife. WRARI will receive $20.00 for each plate ordered to be used for the care of injured and orphaned wildlife. This plate is only available as a Passenger plate. (Design approved and pending the sale of a minimum of 900 sets of Passenger plates.) RIGL 31-3-99