FSCS success story and Egle Rosales and family.
We offer low-cost assistance for immigration and citizenship legal services. Come see us today for a consultation.
The Clothing Collaborative is moving!
Clothing Collaborative & Refugee Resource Center need clean, new or gently used clothing & shoes for adults & children, toiletries, kitchenware, and bed & bath linens.
Refugee Resettlement
Marie arrived from the D. R. of Congo in 2010 speaking seven languages but no English. Today she is enrolled at CCRI working toward a career in healthcare. Read More>>



Everyone has basic rights--no matter what your status is or who is president.

The change in policies that impact immigrants has left many in fear but some basic things remain the same and that's what your rights are. Learn what they are and how to assert them.

Know Your Rights Resources:  


We partnered with RISD graduate Jason Fujikuni to design these Know Your Rights pamphlets for the community. Download them and spread them far & wide. Available in English, Spanish, & Portuguese.


Research & Reports on Immigrants

We're excited to share Partnership for a New American Economy's release of new research on the Contributions of New AmericansThe Partnership brings together more than 500 Republican, Democratic and Independent mayors and business leaders who support immigration reforms that will help create jobs for Americans today. The Partnership’s members include mayors of more than 35 million people nationwide and business leaders of companies that generate more than $1.5 trillion and employ more than 4 million people across all sectors of the economy.

This state by state report, including data on the foreign-born population in Rhode Island, their tax contributions, their spending power, and their role in Rhode Island’s key industries as leaders and job creators.

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Thank you for coming to our Open House!

Your support this year has been central to our success. And we thank you for being with us every step of the way.
We recently opened our doors to welcome you to experience some of our work, first-hand. 

Thanks to Amos House's More Than A Meal catering for providing such wonderful treats!  

Shop on Amazon & a portion of proceeds go to us:

Amazon donates to Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island when you sign up with AmazonSmile. While you're at it check out our Refugee Resource Center Amazon Wish List!

We're Hiring!

Financial Empowerment VISTA - Do you love learning and teaching others what you learn? The Financial Empowerment VISTA will work with service area staff to learn, create processes and procedures. The VISTA will implement “Your Money Your Goals” modules in each service area of our agency.

Staff Accountant The Staff Accountant maintains accounting records for the agency and assists the Director of Administration in preparing internal and external reports. The Staff Accountant is the primary staff contact for payroll and human resource issues that impact payroll. This position will be responsible for accounts receivable, cash receipts, general ledger, and assist in the preparation of schedules for annual agency audit.

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