URI Talent Development alumna creates nonprofit  to provide workforce services for men of color

URI Talent Development alumna creates nonprofit to provide workforce services for men of color

KINGSTON, R.I. — While studying psychology at the University of Rhode Island, Rhonda Price ’84 participated in the Talent Development program, learning skills that have enabled her to launch an organization that also empowers an underserved population. Price, of Providence, R.I., studied psychology at URI and participated in Talent Development for five years. After working […]

The SBA, East Bay Chamber, Bristol Merchants Association & Congressional Delegation Celebrate “Small Business Saturday” with a Walking Tour of Small Businesses in Downtown Bristol

The SBA, East Bay Chamber, Bristol Merchants Association & Congressional Delegation Celebrate “Small Business Saturday” with a Walking Tour of Small Businesses in Downtown Bristol

Bristol, RI –The U.S. Small Business Administration, along with the East Bay Chamber of Commerce and the Bristol Merchants Association held a walking-tour of downtown Bristol to spread awareness for “Small Business Saturday”.  Joined by U.S. Senator Jack Reed, U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, Congressman James Langevin and Congressman David Cicilline, the group visited multiple small […]

NEW ENGLAND TECH ANNOUNCES WAVEMAKER FELLOWSHIP RECIPIENTS

NEW ENGLAND TECH ANNOUNCES WAVEMAKER FELLOWSHIP RECIPIENTS

East Greenwich, RI – Dr. Douglas H. Sherman, Senior Vice President and Provost at New England Institute of Technology (NEIT), congratulates 13 New England Tech graduates who received a Wavemaker Fellowship award on behalf of the Governor’s office and the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation.  The Wavemaker Fellowship program was established to attract and retain STEM […]

SCORE Rhode Island Assists More Small Businesses in Fiscal Year 2018 Entrepreneurs Trust SCORE “Mentors to America’s Small Business”

SCORE Rhode Island Assists More Small Businesses in Fiscal Year 2018 Entrepreneurs Trust SCORE “Mentors to America’s Small Business”

PROVIDENCE, RI – More small business owners and entrepreneurs in Rhode Island are turning to SCORE for mentoring and advice on how to start and grow their businesses.  SCORE Rhode Island (RI) provided free services to almost 2,300 local entrepreneurs in fiscal year 2018, an increase of more than 4.5% over the previous year.  During […]

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