Keyword: poverty
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Did you know that Rhode Island has the highest number of cost-burdened households in New England? According to federal and state standards, a household spending more than 30 percent of its income … more
On Thursday, July 11, from 7-9 p.m., faith leaders and community members in Rhode Island will gather in the Dwares JCC Baxt Social Hall for a screening of  a short film by Oscar Dupuy … more
The Rhode Island Interfaith Coalition to Reduce Poverty hosts its 11th annual conference on May 8 from 8 a.m.–12:30 p.m. at Rhode Island College’s Donovan Dining Center. Registration … more
  Leaders from faith communities across Rhode Island will gather Jan. 8, 2019, at 3 p.m. for the 11th annual Fighting Poverty with Faith Vigil, sponsored by the Rhode Island Interfaith … more
My high school students and I were having a vigorous conversation about ways that we can help people here in Rhode Island who wake up every day facing hunger, poverty or homelessness. This led us to … more