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.
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.