Impacts & Insights

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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Videos
22 Sep 2022

Farm Fresh: Planting Seeds For Life

Mentoring, job training and self-esteem. These are just a few of the skills that trainees will ...

Josh Pereira

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Videos
22 Sep 2022

Hope & Main: Redefining Rhode Island’s Food System

Hope & Main is Rhode Island’s food business incubator. By providing advice, structure and the physical ...

Josh Pereira

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