The mission of the African Alliance of Rhode Island (AARI) is to promote unity within the African Communities in Rhode Island, advocate for the rights of Africans in Rhode Island, and educate the American public about Africa, AARI supports and benefits agricultural producers, while evaluating the profile of the continent and facilitating linkages between Americans and Africans.
Established formally in 2004 to provide assistance to the growing number of African immigrants and refugees settling in RI. AARI is a leading provider and community collaborator in offering, health and nutrition education, culturally- appropriate fresh crops, literacy and youth programs and facilitating access to resources that promote self-sufficiency.
Meet Our Board
Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
Pawtucket Credit Union
RI Council for the Humanities
New England Grassroots Environmental Fund
DEM: Specialty Crop
volunteers & committee members
John & Holly Howard