Category: Volunteers

Make a Difference This Summer

Make a Difference This Summer

[ 0 ] July 11, 2017 |

By The Rhode Island Community Food Bank Here are a couple of fun ways kids can help others during their summer vacation. Get Their Hands Dirty – Volunteer at a Community Farm All summer long, the community farms of the Rhode Island Community Food Bank grow fresh produce to distribute to food pantries across the […]

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Moms for Moms – Families First Rhode Island

Moms for Moms – Families First Rhode Island

[ 0 ] April 25, 2016 |

It takes a whole village to raise a child -Igobo and Yoruba (Nigeria) Proverb No matter what her circumstances, even with the most abundant resources surrounding her, when a woman becomes a new mother her hormones surge, her sleep is deprived, and her life as she knows it is completely rocked. When stressors like post-partum […]

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It takes a village: Help children of incarcerated parents RISE above the cycle.

It takes a village: Help children of incarcerated parents RISE above the cycle.

[ 3 ] April 30, 2013 |

I am not a statistic. I should be one. I should be caught in the cycle of poverty, addiction and crime. Growing up I had an incarcerated father who struggled with alcoholism. I was raised by a single mother who became victim to the power of prescription pills. I felt voiceless. I felt alone and […]

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Volunteers needed for Kidoinfo activity table at AS220’s Foo Fest!

Volunteers needed for Kidoinfo activity table at AS220’s Foo Fest!

[ 2 ] August 4, 2010 |

Kids are invited to help build a large fairy house and mini elf doors at AS220’s 2010 Foo Fest on August 14th from 1- 5pm. I am looking for a few volunteers to help Elyse Major (Kidoinfo contributor and crafter extroadinaire) and myself at the Kidoinfo table. Volunteers are asked to sign up for 1 […]

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