Community First Conversations

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What does it mean to be “Community First”?

Join us on Facebook Live every Friday for Community First Conversations to meet local heroes serving the common good. You’ll hear stories of hope, thoughts on recovery, and aspirations for a more equitable future.

Conversations will be recorded and shared on our Facebook page.


Cortney Nicolato, President and CEO, United Way of Rhode Island

Watch this week’s conversation.

Join us this Friday, May 29, at 12 p.m. as Cortney discusses voting and the 2020 Census.


Nellie Gorbea, Secretary of State of Rhode Island
John Marion, Executive Director, Common Cause Rhode Island

Watch Live

Watch past conversations.

May 8: Feeding Our Neighbors
May 15: Housing Our Neighbors
May 22: Planning for R.I.’s Fiscal Future