Giving Tuesday: We need your help to keep it going!

By Featured - Our Stories & Voices, Our Stories & Voices
Dear Friend, Ana Jimenez came to Rhode Island from Guatemala when she was 12. Even though she and her husband, Freddy, both had full-time jobs, they often struggled to earn enough to afford their small, two-bedroom apartment. In 2020, the Jimenezes and their three children moved into one of our properties. After saving diligently and receiving financial coaching from ONE|NB’s Resident Services Coordinator for the last two years, the Jimenez family will be purchasing the home they’ve leased from us by the end of 2022. Their story, like so many others, is why we do what we do. The coming...
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ONE|NB Launches $1M, Community-led Participatory Budgeting Initiative

By News Coverage, News Releases
Residents gather at the Smith Hill Library in Providence to discuss ides for improvements to nine neighborhoods in Central Providence. Photos by Stephen Ide/ ONE Neighborhood Builders. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 22, 2022 Download PDF ONE|NB Launches $1M, Community-led Participatory Budgeting Initiative PROVIDENCE, RI - ONE Neighborhood Builders, one of the state’s leading community development corporations, officially kicked off the idea collection phase of a $1 million, community-led participatory budgeting initiative last week. As part of this phase, ONE|NB is accelerating efforts to solicit ideas from neighbors about how to invest $1 million in the community. In the coming weeks,...
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