OFFICE ADDRESS: 570 Broad St, Providence RI 02907 | MAILING ADDRESS: P.O. Box 2064, Providence RI 02905 (401) 808-2303





WRC relies exclusively on the dedication of volunteers to operate! If you would like to get involved and donate your time or resources, please fill out the VOLUNTEER / SKILLS FORM, so we can add you to our volunteer network!

There are many different ways to get involved: helping with the the Clothing Pantry, tutoring adults and/or children, transporting program participants to workshops/events/activities, greeting newly-arriving families at the airport, collecting donated supplies & resources, organizing “Drives” for cleaning supplies, diapers, coats, or other often-needed items, helping with communications/admin, becoming a “Mentor” to a newly arrived family, and more!

These are a few of the skill sets we are looking for:

  • Graphic Design Skills / Photography
  • Website Design & Maintenance
  • Social Media / Marketing
  • Accounting/Tax Expertise
  • Legal Advice
  • Swahili Translation
  • Tutoring

You can also request to join the WRC Volunteers Google Group email listserv, which is how most information is shared within WRC.


We are often in need of the following items:

  • Diapers
  • New socks & underwear (adults & children)
  • Cleaning Supplies (mops, brooms, brushes, buckets, cleaners)
  • New, or clean & gently used bedding and linens (comforters, sheets, pillows, towels)
  • Good quality, gently used, warm winter clothing & boots (especially children’s)
  • Sturdy plastic bins, with lids

If you have any of these you would like to donate, please fill out this ITEM / RESOURCE DONATION FORM!