COMMUNITY CELEBRATES IMMIGRANTS IN RHODE ISLAND THROUGH STORYTELLING

Traveling Exhibit Aims to Highlight Stories of Migration in Effort to Build Welcoming & Inclusive Communities Across the State

Welcoming Rhode Island, an initiative of Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island, is proud to host the first installment of its traveling Welcoming RI Exhibit at Tiverton Public Library from August 18 to September 15, 2017. The featured stories represent a collectively rich account of individuals’ and families’ challenges and successes in settling into an entirely new country and way of life. A closing celebration will take place on September 14 at 5:30pm featuring a cultural performance, food, and featured speakers.