Our emphasis is on education for all ages:

  • Adults are in invited to do research at our facility in the Jewish Community Center, in Providence.
  • A joint program with Harry Elkin Midrasha allowed students to work with some artifacts and original source material to learn about the history of Jews in Rhode Island.
  • At present, college students can submit articles about Jews in Rhode Island for and Essay contest; the winning article might be published in the Notes and monetary award is given.
  • In the future, there will be other opportunities for further essay contests for other age groups.
  • Educational Outreach: in order to help teachers around the state gain information about the Jews in Rhode Island, we offer our support: research, artifacts and other aids. Interested teachers can contact us for further information about course help.