Updated July 30 at 11:23pm
Advocacy
368 results total, viewing 271 - 280
A report from the national Annie E. Casey Foundation said that job training is needed to lift families out of poverty, and that public, nonprofit and private sectors must work together to reduce poverty among the 10 million families with low incomes that have young children in the United States. more
Operation Stand Down Rhode Island has opened its latest housing project, offering veterans a new three-building property featuring 10 apartments, including four family units, in Westerly. more
Autism Project play, Taste of Newport benefit event and more. more
The basic task of Serve Rhode Island is to recruit volunteers across the state and link them to nonprofit groups that need their work. Why then, is the basement of its office in Providence filling up with ladders, tools, painting, carpentry and landscaping gear? more
Is it better to give or to receive? As we approach the holiday season with perhaps many of us expecting to do a fair share of both, I have learned that there may be an objective answer to this values-based question. more
Colleges and universities across Rhode Island are placing a heavier emphasis on community service for their students,, which they say helps turn out more job market-ready graduates. more
Cofounder of Earth Science Women’s Network discusses the organization’s importance. more
Pasta for Paws, Sojourner House masquerade ball and more. more
The Providence Children’s Museum’s Water Ways exhibit is getting a makeover in time for its opening on Nov. 8. more
Jordan’s Furniture will support the Ocean State Theatre Company’s 2014-15 Family Fun Fest as a community outreach partner. more
« Prev | 1 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 37 | Next »