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City of Providence Initiatives

Vaccinate PVD

The City of Providence is currently booking available appointments for upcoming COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics in Providence. Appointments are available on a first-come-first-serve basis. Vaccines are available to anyone regardless of immigration status. Additionally, they are offered at no cost and no insurance is required. Learn about upcoming clinics here!

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ID PVD

In 2017, Mayor Elorza signed an executive order establishing the Providence Municipal ID Program – IDPVD. The IDPVD card is a photo identification card for Providence residents issued by the City of Providence. IDPVD users receive access to City partners, such as Ocean State Libraries, and receive discounts to some local businesses. Learn more or apply for an ID here!

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PVD Rescue Plan

Over the next three years, Providence will receive $166 million dollars from the U.S. Treasury to make a once-in-a-generation, transformative investment in our City’s future. Rescue Plan funds can be used to respond to the COVID-19 public health emergency or its negative economic impacts. Learn how you can engage in the City's Rescue Plan here.

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African American Ambassador Group PVD

Mayor Elorza began meeting regularly with the African American Ambassador Group in May 14 2020 to discuss the disproportionate number of African Americans impacted by COVID-19. The group has since evolved to meet weekly and discuss and advance a social justice agenda for the City of Providence. Learn more or engage with the group here!

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PVD Safe Stations

Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, you can visit any of Providence’s 12 fire stations, speak with the trained staff on duty, and immediately get connected to treatment support and services. Providence Safe Stations is free and provides a welcoming environment for when you’re ready for recovery.

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All In PVD

In Providence, we know that every dollar invested in our schools and our students is a direct investment in the future of our city. That is why, when presented with the opportunity to craft Mayor Elorza’s first School Capital Plan submission, we asked the Providence Public School District (PPSD) community first.

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Eat Play Learn

EAT PLAY LEARN PVD is a nationally recognized initiative that provides our kids and families with access to healthy food, outdoor play, skill-building, and creative engagement all summer long!

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PVD Gives

PVD Gives raises funds for local organizations that provide housing and services to those in need. Through our online donation platform and Donation Stations throughout the City, you can donate today to help individuals experiencing homelessness in Providence.

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PVD Young Makers

The City of Providence is teaming up with Providence Public Library, the Providence Community Libraries, FabNewport, the Rhode Island Museum of Science and Industry, and Young Voices to bring makerspaces into 10 libraries in our neighborhoods.

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Think PVD

A campaign to redefine how people experience our world-class creative community, unique neighborhoods, rich cultural life, and all our local economy has to offer.

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