Links — UPP Arts is the organization that I founded and currently direct. — Voices and Visions is an organization that Michael Bell, Marta Martinez, Maryanne Cocchini and I founded in 2003, committed to collecting, preserving, interpreting and disseminating the history, folklife and oral traditions of Pawtuxet Village life through the arts, humanities and sciences. — New Urban Arts is a nationally recognized interdisciplinary arts studio for high school students and emerging artists in Providence, Rhode Island. — The Environmental Justice League of Rhode Island (EJ League) is an alliance of individuals and organizations working together to promote environmental justice in Rhode Island through advocacy, education, networking, organizing, and research. — The Narragansett Bay Estuary Program exists to protect and preserve Narragansett Bay and its watershed through partnerships that conserve and restore natural resources, enhance water quality and promote community involvement. — The New England Grassroots Environment Fund offers small grants to foster environmental initiatives in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts,New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont. — I-Park provides residencies for artists and seeks to fashion a physical space that is inspiring and challenging to artists and thinkers, and is also a setting that can be enjoyed by individuals who simply have a deep appreciation for creativity and the arts and a respect for the preciousness of man’s intellect and his rightful place in this picture.