For more than a decade, Year Up Providence has given hundreds of young adults the opportunity to train for entry-level corporate jobs in Rhode Island.
Although smoking rates among college students have decreased dramatically over the past 15 years, other forms of tobacco have grown in popularity.
In The Spotlight
Year Up Providence has a mission to close the Opportunity Divide by providing urban young adults with the skills, experience, and support that will empower them to reach their potential through professional careers and higher education.
What we do and why we do it
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