Judith S. Mercer, a research scientist at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, was recently honored by the American College of Nurse-Midwives as the recipient of the Hattie Hemschemeyer Award, named in honor of the group’s first president and a pioneer of the profession.
NRI Community Services Inc., previously Northern Rhode Island Community Mental Health Center, recently merged with Family Resources Community Action another Woonsocket-based nonprofit, multi-service agency. The new, combined, agency has been named the Community Care Alliance
The First Marblehead Corp. has sold a portfolio of private student loans with a principal balance of approximately $19.2 million to Providence-based Citizens Bank, First Marblehead announced on July 1.
Traveling in her father’s native Tanzania brought home the enormity of the crisis caused by world hunger for Edesia Inc. Executive Director Navyn Salem. It was enough to convince the Barrington resident, whose professional experience was in advertising, to embark on a new career making peanut-based nutritional pastes for children. more
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