Tourism was devastated by the COVID-19 pandemic and, while leisure travel has rebounded, the meetings industry will take years to fully recover. You can help us to bounce back. Everyone belongs to something. It could be a church group, a professional association or a softball team. No matter what you belong to, chances are there is an organization that governs it or gives it structure. Recommending that your group bring an event to Rhode Island could mean millions of dollars for our local economy. Plus, it's a great way to show your home state off to your friends and business colleagues. Click here to find out how you can help.