The purpose of Adopt-A-Block is to build relationships with the community. Our goal is to Adopt one block at a time, find the community need, and meet the need through community action.
Early Seekers is a program that goes to Kennedy Plaza in downtown Providence and the Crossroads shelter on Saturday Mornings. We hand out 300+ Bagged lunches and drinks, as well as donated clothing and shoes.
Our Food Truck program provides meals 7 days a week to people at various locations and shelters throughout the state. Our dedicated Volunteers serve an average of over 1,000 meals a week.
OverComers is a faith based 13-step recovery program that provides a spiritual plan of recovery for people struggling with life controlling problems such as alcoholism, drug addiction, gambling, eating disorders, violence, and feelings of inadequacy.
Hope for the Homeless is designed to recognize the need of the homeless and address their needs when possible and/or refer them to other organizations equipped for that purpose. Each November we deliver 500+ backpacks filled with winter essentials for the homeless.
I Need U 2 Survive is an uplifting program designed to elevate self esteem. This program provides impoverished women a complete makeover including hair cuts, styling, manicures, facials and a lunch. This is done on a bi-monthly basis.
Reaching Higher is under development at this time thanks to a generous grant from the UPS Foundation. We will be offering classes on Financial Responsibility, CPR & First Aid, English as a second language, computer classes as well as offer the ability to perform housing and job searches.