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Administrative Program Manager

Oversees the coordination of the administrative elements of Educational programs,including participating in the organization of schedules and preparation of annual academic calendars; supervision of staff, interns and volunteers as assigned; development and management of external partnerships in support of programs; and day-to-day management of educational programming. Full Job Description.



Family Literacy and School Programs Manager

Oversees the coordination and administration of school-based programming and family-focused educational initiatives in the Education department. The manager will administer, supervise, deliver and evaluate the quality of school programs to serve parents and students while developing and maintaining working relationships with numerous partner agencies. Full Job Description

Some good Know Your Rights (KYR) resources:



ACLU Know Your Rights Video (English & Spanish)


Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles KYR video

Report on Immigrants in Rhode Island



We're excited to share Partnership for a New American Economy's release of new research on the Contributions of New Americans.

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.

The Partnership for a New American Economy 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.

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Events

World Refugee Day 2017

Saturday, June 24, 12 noon - 4 pm
@ Burnside Park, Downtown PVD

CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN!!!  


So Sorry Folks - the weather this morning forced us to cancel the event to day.

Hope we can re-schedule soon!


 



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Thank you to our World Refugee Day Sponsor: Amica Insurance

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