Rhode Island for Community & Justice ( RICJ)

Address: PO Box 893
Providence , RI 02901
Phone: 401-467-1717 x103
Eligibility: ages 14-18
Services Provided: Youth Programs:
Project RESPECT Leadership Institute is a week-long residential
program that provides teens ages 14 to 18 with a summer unique opportunity to live and interact with a diverse group of students who come together to build a community based on inclusivity, respect, and understanding.

Youth Action Council: Following camp, youth can choose to become part of our Youth Action Council (YAC). YAC is a year-round after school program for leadership education, mentoring, and community service projects. As part of YAC, youth create education/service projects that address the RICJ mission of fighting prejudice by building understanding and respect in their own communities.
Provider Profiles: RICJ is a social justice organization dedicated to fighting bias, bigotry and racism and promoting understanding and respect among all races, religions and cultures through advocacy, conflict resolution and education. Our youth programs aim to instill in participants a sense of self-worth, respect for differences, and an aptitude for community service and leadership.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 6/29/2016