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In the Press

Eyes on the prize: 2018 health equity summit draws 750 (Convergence, Sept. 2018)

Pathway to Hope ( Newport This Week, July, 2018)

Podcast: A Conversation with Gregory Thompson, Women’s Resource Center (What’s Up Newp, May 2018)

Women’s Resource Center Warns Teens Against Abusive Dating (Providence Business News, Feb. 2018)

Letter to the Editor: Domestic Violence & Gun Control
(Bristol Patch; Nov. ’17)

Domestic Violence Demands Gun Control Legislation (Cranston Herald; Nov. ’17)

Domestic Violence Demands Legislation to Limit Guns ( The Providence Journal; Nov. ’17)

Women’s Resource Center Turning 40 (The Newport Daily News; Aug. ’17)

Acknowledging the Root Causes of Violence ( RI Central; Aug. ’17)

Rhode Island Foundation Announces Community Grant Winners (Newport This Week; Aug ’17)

7 Local Women Will Be Recognized as ‘Wild Women’ by WRC (; May ’17)

‘Men Who Make a Difference’ Gala Will Take Place at Gurney’s on April 21 (; Apr. ’17)

Gov. Gina Raimondo's Message About Workplace Bullying