Impacts & Insights

Community
27 Jul 2022

Mariam Kaba Wins Transform RI Scholarship

Mariam Kaba, the 15-year-old daughter of West African immigrants, who is a sophomore in the Career ...

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Videos
19 Jul 2022

Building Futures

For too long the power to earn family-sustaining wages in a meaningful and rewarding career has ...

Josh Pereira

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Education
19 Jul 2022

Brown Urban Education Fellowship

When Daaé Ransom was in kindergarten, the magnet school she attended in Massachusetts was filled with ...

Josh Pereira

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Community
19 Jul 2022

Amos House

It is mid-morning on a weekday in June and Amos House is bustling. Inside the Pine ...

Josh Pereira

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Videos
02 Jun 2022

POC commits $1 million to making Woonsocket teen’s idea come to life

Mariam Kaba, the 15-year-old daughter of West African immigrants, who is a sophomore in the Career ...

Josh Pereira

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Community
11 Apr 2022

Button Hole

Since Button Hole opened more than two decades ago, its mission has been clear: to make ...

Josh Pereira

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Community
11 Apr 2022

Sojourner House

When *Abi, a single mother of two, arrived in Rhode Island from Nigeria on a work ...

Josh Pereira

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Videos
11 Apr 2022

Financial Literacy Youth (FLY) Initiative

Balancing a checkbook. Understanding interest rates on an auto loan. Understanding how to put your savings ...

Josh Pereira

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Community
11 Apr 2022

Higher Ground

Although Henrietta White-Holder has lived in Rhode Island for 40 years, the Liberian immigrant has never ...

Josh Pereira

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