November 18, 2022

The Economic Progress Institute: Rhode Island Standard of Need

ITEP Work in Action

With scenic beaches, culinary and arts communities, higher education institutions, and a vibrant celebration of culture, Rhode Island can be a wonderful place to live and to raise a family. Yet many Rhode Islanders work at jobs with wages that pay too little to meet even the most basic living costs. They experience multiple barriers to feeding, clothing, and housing themselves and their children. Read more.