Entreprenuer
25 Jan 2023

Transformational BETA Program aims to Create a Pipeline to Business Ownership and a Better Financial Future for People of Color

Connecting aspiring entrepreneurs of color with business owners looking to transition away from ownership with ease ...

Josh Pereira

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Education
25 Jan 2023

Project Goal

A local organization is using soccer as a vehicle to educate and uplift youth from underserved ...

Josh Pereira

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Education
06 Dec 2022

Federal Hill House: Building a Deep Connection with Those we Serve

It is close to 10:30 a.m. on a warm September day and the line is growing ...

Josh Pereira

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Education
01 Dec 2022

Reentry Campus Program (RCP) Creates A Better Future

Alexis Morales had barely reached a double-digit age when he got involved in serious trouble that ...

Josh Pereira

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Education
01 Dec 2022

Reach Out and Read RI Provides Culturally and Developmentally Relevant Books

Walk into most pediatricians’ offices in Rhode Island and you are likely to see a waiting ...

Josh Pereira

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Skills Training
01 Dec 2022

New Bridges for Haitian Success Creates Pathways

For many immigrants, including the more than 150 new Haitian refugees that recently arrived in Rhode ...

Josh Pereira

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Education
01 Dec 2022

First Generation College Students Find Their Path Through College Visions

Yuselly Mendoza’s parents emigrated to Rhode Island from Guatemala with hopes of giving their children a ...

Josh Pereira

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Education
31 Aug 2022

2022 POC Law School Scholarship

Women. Immigrants. First generation college students. Yelitza Montesino and Dania Polanco, both summa cum laude graduates ...

Josh Pereira

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Community
17 Aug 2022

Foster Forward Empowers Those Left Behind to Foster Futures

Taylor peered into the audience, searching for her for family members. It was a big moment ...

Josh Pereira

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