General Treasurer Gina M. Raimondo recently spoke at City Year’s Basic Training Academy to Corps members including five from Providence about financial independence. Raimondo urged members to take advantage of City Year’s new partnership with the Capital Good Fund’s Financial Coaching Corps and sign up for one-on-one sessions with a coach who can help members take charge of their own finances.
States seeking to strengthen their economy should look to educational offerings, urges The Economic Policy Institute in a recent study, titled “A Well Educated Workforce is Key to State Prosperity.”
A grand reopening of the 736 Branch Ave. McDonald’s on Aug. 16 included presentation of a grant for $25,000 from the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern New England to the restaurant’s charitable partner, Big Brothers of Rhode Island.
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