The mission of SEDC is to promote the evolution of healthy and productive citizens among people with roots in…More Southeast Asia by facilitating their transition to life in America while cultivating their heritage; and to encourage their involvement in the design and implementation of efforts that support economic development, family harmony, and community well-being. The Socio-Economic Development Center for Southeast Asians (SEDC-SEA) is a statewide non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion and integration of Southeast Asian culture while empowering the community by focusing on equality and self-sufficiency.
NeighborWorks Blackstone River Valley 719 Front St, Woonsocket, RI02895 NeighborWorks Blackstone River Valley is a community development corporation that works with residents, businesses, and…More neighborhood institutions to enrich neighborhood life and make affordable housing opportunities available throughout Northern Rhode Island. Founded in 1987 in response to the first housing crisis that hit the City, the corporation is the home to the only HUD-approved housing and financial counseling center in Northern Rhode Island. NeighborWorks Blackstone River Valley is a chartered member of the NeighborWorks of America company.
The Homestead Group is located at Plaza Center in Woonsocket. For more than 50 years, the Homestead Group…More has been providing adult, residential, independent-living and child and family services to individuals with development disabilities.
Affiliated with Seven Hills Foundation, the Homestead Group's local centers include the Homestead Community Center and the Homestead Child and Family Services. Visit the website to learn more about the Homestead Group's programs.
RiverzEdge Arts Project is an innovative youth development program in Woonsocket that gives educationally and…More economically disenfranchised youth (ages 12 to 24) in northern Rhode Island an opportunity for paid employment in the arts and a voice in their community.
The program offers clients all of the typical services of a design firm including web and logo design, photography, stationary and screen printing, plus eco-friendly landscape and public art ideas. Riverzedge has won numerous awards and was the recent winner of the 2010 Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award.
All students involved in this program must keep their grades up and apply to college.