FSCS success story and Egle Rosales and family.
Last month President Obama announced changes to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and introduced the Deferred Action for Parental Accountability (DAPA) program.
The Clothing Collaborative is moving!
Visit the Clothing Collaborative
The Clothing Collaborative has moved to 645 Elmwood Avenue. Visit its beautiful new showroom. For more information about our services contact Lina Bravo at 401-784-8663.
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>>


Are you a new American?

The US Citizenship & Immigration Services has a new toolkit to prepare you for your life in the United States.  Visit their website and download their Guide For New Americans. It's available in 15 different languages.

Job Opportunity

ESL Teacher, Education Department
Conducts instruction geared toward the adult learner in a classroom setting for English as a Second Language at the 2A level. Full Job Description and how to apply. (pdf) 

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VITA Tax Preparation Assistance

The VITA Tax Preparation Assistance is a free service for low-income workers.  IRS-trained tax preparers will help you file your federal and state income taxes.  Tax preparation services are offered at our 645 Elmwood Avenue location on a first-come-first-served basis on Wednesdays and Saturdays beginning on January 20th.

The hours of the VITA program at Dorcas International Institute are:

Wednesdays 4-9 pm 

Saturdays 9 am-2 pm 

It is important to bring all the information listed here.  We can's do your taxes with it!

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