Help Adults Return to Learning!



Your support helps us to empower as many adults as possible to achieve their degrees! 

Graduate! Rhode Island relies on donations and grants to achieve its goal of engaging adults in our state with opportunities to connect to college. Without these funds we cannot offer our services to help adults reach their future goals and their full potential.

Your donation will help an adult achieve their dream of earning a degree!



Volunteer to serve as an academic advisor for returning adult students. We will train you!

As an advisor, you’ll support returning learner one-on-one with their exploration of colleges and programs, ultimately helping them to enroll, and eventually graduate! Advisors play an important role in connecting with learners to continually motivate and encourage them to reach their goal of earning a degree.  Advisors are good listeners, good communicators and understand the needs of the different populations served by Graduate! Rhode Island.



Help us get the word out about Graduate! Rhode Island and the benefits of returning to learning. 

  • Have open conversations with friends relatives, employees, co-workers, neighbors, etc. who have started but not finished a college degree. Discuss ways that you can assist them or  uncover ways that they made need assistance.
  • Invite us to speak at or moderate a forum for your organization, civic event, luncheon, faith based event, etc.
  • Discuss with elected officials and community leaders the importance of lifelong learning for the future of Rhode Island.

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