Get Involved

The COVID-19 Recovery and Resiliency Task Force is made up of Providence community leaders who are committed to community engagement. As the Recovery and Resiliency Task Force meets, you will have plenty of opportunities to make your voice heard and direct how the Task Force makes its recommendations. There will also be opportunities to use the resources from the Providence Rescue Plan to make a difference in your life and in your community. Below are a few of the ways you can get involved. Democracy only works when community members and leaders engage. Do not miss this opportunity to make your voice heard!

 

The next community events are:  

  • Providence Rescue Plan Community Conversation hosted by Direct Action for Rights and Equality (DARE) 
      • WHEN: Thursday, September 30, 2021, 6:00-8:00 PM  
      • WHERE: DARE Parking Lot at 340 Lockwood Street, Providence, RI 02907

Past events:

  • Providence Rescue Plan Community Conversation hosted by ARISE and South Providence Neighborhood Association 
    • WHEN: Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 5:30-7:00 PM  
    • WATCH: Video Recording
  • Providence COVID-19 Recovery Anchor Business Roundtable Discussion 
    • WHEN: Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 5:00-6:30 PM  
    • WATCH: Video Recording
  • Providence Rescue Plan Community Conversation hosted by Facilitate Change 
  • Providence COVID-19 Recovery Small Business Roundtable Discussion  
  • Providence Rescue Plan Community Conversation hosted by the Latino Policy Institute
  • Providence Rescue Plan Community Conversation hosted by the NAACP Providence Branch

Give feedback on Rescue Plan Funding. Take our Survey Today!

A successful recovery requires us to understand the impacts and needs, so your voice is critical in this process. Democracy only works when community members and leaders engage. Do not miss this opportunity to make your voice heard!

Submit Proposals

Organizations or individuals who have detailed, proposed uses of funds for the Providence Rescue Plan are invited to submit proposals.

Community Event Calendar

Join City officials, Task Force members and community leaders at upcoming community events in neighborhoods throughout the City.

Community events will be held throughout this process and can be found on the events calendar below. These public-forum style events allow you to speak directly to city council members, task force members, and community leaders in a less formal setting, allowing for open back-and-forth discussion.

Look for a community event held near you below.

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Task Force Open Meetings

Make your voice heard! Each Task Force meeting ends with a section for public comment, your chance to get in front of the Task Force and have them hear from you directly before they make their recommendations. You can attend in-person or online via Zoom.

Upcoming Meeting:
September 17, 12:00PM
Providence City Hall
Room 305