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MENTOR Rhode Island News Clips

9-27-2019  Thanks to our friends at Speedcraft Nissan for featuring us in this article! 

10-25-2018  School absences, test scores stand out in child data report  Warwick Beacon 

10-25-2018  Mayor rallies PTA support for $40M school bond  Warwick Beacon

9-18-2018  It was mesmerizing  Warwick Beacon

9-13-2018  Schools present audit to City Council on Monday  Warwick Beacon

9-06-2018  Local non-profit honors graduates of nonviolence program  WPRI 12

8-30-2018  Mentor RI appeals to supporters  Warwick Beacon

8-30-2018  Audit reports that schools need $4M from city  Warwick Beacon

8-22-2018 Summit aims to dissect chronic absenteeism in Providence schools  Providence Journal

8-21-2018  Council, schools poised for tense September meeting  Warwick Beacon

8-16-2018  Still no funds for mentors, 15 custodians  Warwick Beacon

8-15-2018  Warwick school mentors fight for program ousted from budget  ABC 6

8-14-2018 Warwick community comes together to try and save mentor program  WPRI 12

8-14-2018  Schools, city due to meet again in September  Warwick Beacon

8-09-2018  A community night out  Warwick Beacon

8-07-2018  City offers $1.75M more to schools, but large gap remains  Warwick Beacon

7-26-2018  Loss of mentor program sends shock waves  Warwick Beacon

7-19-2018 With no alternatives, schools balance budget on backs of salaries, programs  Warwick Beacon

7-19-2018 Warwick school board cuts mentoring program to save $102,000  Providence Journal

7-19-2018 Warwick School Committee Votes to Eliminate Mentor Program Go Local Prov

7-17-2018  A boost for mentoring  Warwick Beacon

7-14-2018 Dancing with the Stars raises $116K for Mentor RI  Cranston Herald

6-14-2018 Dancing with the Stars raises $116K for Mentor RI  Warwick Beacon 

5-31-2018 Avedisian to launch charitable foundation  Warwick Beacon

5-9-2018 This I Believe Rhode Island: Mentoring  Rhode Island Public Radio

5-3-2018 Service Above Self  Warwick Beacon

4-29-2018 Dance competition nets 115k for Mentor RI  WJAR NBC-10

4-19-2018 Dancing stars ready to eclipse records  Warwick Beacon

3-22-2018 Johnson & Wales students help in Mentor RI re-branding  Warwick Beacon

2-3-2018 Rhode Islanders take winter plunge East Greenwich Pendulum

1-30-2018 20 raise $6,000 with plunge Warwick Beacon

1-12-2018 Frozen Clam Dip and Obstaplunge raises $6K for Mentor Providence Business News

1-11-2018 New digs enable MENTOR RI to meet mission Warwick Beacon

1-5-2018 Tradition continues in EG, despite bitter cold East Greenwich Pendulum 

1-5-2018 Bitter temps put the freeze on local plunges Narragansett Times 

1-3-2018 Running, not diving, into 2018 Cranston Herald

1-3-2018 Running, not diving, into 2018 Warwick Beacon

1-1-2018 Mother Nature keeps most R.I. polar plunges out of the water Providence Journal

12-21-2017 Mentor happening at Barnes & Noble  Warwick Beacon

11-30-2017 Different approaches to #GivingTuesday make for fruitful day Warwick Beacon

09-19-2017 Even the publisher can be surprised by the Beacon Warwick Beacon

09-19-2017 Howell tribute raises $52K for MENTOR Rhode Island  Warwick Beacon

08-04-17 Planka Awarded for Mentor Work  PBN

07-20-17 Jay Heimgartner Forty Under 40 Profile  PBN

07-20-17 A majority for mentoring _ Warwick Beacon

07-16-17 Forty Under 40 Winners Chosen  PBN

07-11-17 Not a happy tune _ Warwick Beacon

05-11-17 Partnership changes name to MENTOR Rhode Island _ Warwick Beacon

05-11-17 MENTOR Rhode Island seeks scholarship applications _ Warwick Beacon

05-04-17 RhodyLife Dancing Front Page

05-04-17 RhodyLife Dancing Page 2

05-04-17 Shining Stars _ Warwick Beacon

04-06-17  Warwick Beacon: Stars ready to ‘cut a rug for mentoring’

01-05-17  Warwick Beacon: Obstacles were prelude to a nippy dip

MENTOR Rhode Island Press Releases

MENTOR RI Launches Warwick Mentor Program Despite Cuts

Warwick Cuts Mentoring!

MENTOR Rhode Island Cuts Ribbon on New HQ

Frozen Clam Obstaplunge Raises $6K for Mentoring

RIMP Becomes MENTOR Rhode Island

Dancing with the Stars of Mentoring Raises $91,000

MENTOR Rhode Island E-News

11-01-18 Updates! Updates! Updates!

10-01-18 UPDATE_ Agenda Change Means You’re Off the Hook for Tonight’s City Council Meeting!

09-27-18 Your Support is Key! We Need You MONDAY at the Warwick City Council Meeting!

09-25-18 Calling all WARWICK MENTORS!!! Join Us at TONIGHT’S School Committee Meeting!

09-17-18 URGENT UPDATE_ Agenda Change for TONIGHT’S Warwick City Council Meeting!

09-17-18 We Need You TONIGHT at the Warwick City Council Meeting!

09-12-18 A Primary Day Rallying Cry! Save the Date…Monday, Sept. 17th Warwick City Council Meeting

09-11-18 We Will Never Forget…

09-06-18 Rallying Cry! Save the Date…Monday, Sept. 17th Warwick City Council Meeting

08-30-18 Help Save the Warwick Mentor Program!

08-15-18 Join Us TONIGHT at the Warwick City Council Meeting!

08-14-18 Join Us TONIGHT at the Warwick School Committee Meeting!

08-06-18 UPDATE! Save the Warwick Mentor Program!

08-06-18 Save the Warwick Mentor Program!

07-19-18 Devastating loss of funding for Warwick Mentor Program

06-14-18 Introducing…Community Share!

05-22-18 Last Call to Join Us This Saturday for Mentoring Night at McCoy!!!

05-16-18 Scholarships Available for RI Mentees!

05-10-18 Introducing…Community Share!

05-08-18 Thanks to You. Dancing with the Stars 2018 is a Huge Success!!!

05-07-18 Join Us for Mentoring Night at McCoy!!!

04-17-18 Just ONE Day Left to Reserve Your Seat – Don’t Miss Out! Dancing 2018!

04-11-18 Meet the Dancers – Volume 4!!!

04-04-18 Meet the Dancers – Volume 3!!!

03-28-18 Meet the Dancers – Volume 2!!!

03-21-18 Meet the Dancers – Volume 1!!!

03-03-18 Are You Ready for Dancing with the Stars of Mentoring 2018

02-01-18 National Mentoring Month Highlights!!!

01-25-18 It’s #ThankYourMentor Day!!!

01-10-18 Celebrate National Mentoring Month!!!

01-10-18 You’re Invited..

01-03-18 We’re On The MOVE!!!

01-01-18 ALERT_ Plunge Postponed! Obstacle Course Still ON!!!

12-31-17 The Clam Must Go On! REGISTER TODAY!

12-29-17 The 2018 Frozen Clam Dip & Obstaplunge is Monday! REGISTER TODAY!

12-27-17 The 2018 Frozen Clam Dip & Obstaplunge is almost here! REGISTER TODAY!

12-24-17 Our wishes for you

12-20-17 Register Today for the 2018 Frozen Clam Dip & Obstaplunge!

12-18-17 Missed the MENTOR RI Bookfair Saturday_ There’s Still a Chance to Support Youth Mentoring!

12-16-17 Today Is the Day!!!

12-13-17 Shop at Barnes & Noble and Support MENTOR Rhode Island

12-11-17 Shop at Barnes & Noble and Support MENTOR Rhode Island

12-07-17 Register Today for the 2018 Frozen Clam Dip & Obstaplunge!

11-27-17 It’s Cyber Monday! Shop and Support MENTOR Rhode Island!

11-22-17 Thanksgiving Wishes

11-20-17 Support Childhood Literacy

11-16-17 Coming Attractions!!!

09-15-17 A Story for the Front Page! Howell Evening Tribute is a HUGE Success!

09-12-17 Eat! Drink! Celebrate John Howell!

09-11-17 We Will Never Forget.

09-07-17 Final Countdown..

08-31-17 Final Countdown..

08-24-17 Only 3 weeks until you can help celebrate John Howell! Get Your Tickets Now for the Howell Evening Tribute!!!

08-06-17 Less than 6 weeks until you can help celebrate John Howell! Get Your Tickets Now for the Howell Evening Tribute!!!

07-14-17 2 months from today, you can help celebrate John Howell! Get Your Tickets Now for the Howell Evening Tribute!!!

06-25-17 School’s Out For SUMMER!!!

06-18-17 John Howell Tribute Event!!! SAVE THE DATE!!!

05-10-17 Scholarships Available for RI Mentees!

05-07-17 We’ve Got a New Name_ Mentor Rhode Island!

05-01-17 The Results are In!!!

04-23-17 Meet the Dancers Episode Four!!!

04-18-17 Meet the Dancers Episode Three!!!

04-09-17 Meet the Dancers Episode Two!!!

04-02-17 Meet the Dancers Episode One!!!

03-16-17 Mentoring Night at McCoy!!!

03-09-17 Introducing Our 2017 Dancing with the Stars of Mentoring _Celebrity_ Dancers