Stories Told with Passion, Fire, and Dedication
Since its origin almost three decades ago with five people sitting around a kitchen table, DARE (Direct Action for Rights and Equality) has grown into a powerful direct action organization. DARE provides its members with a powerful voice to tackle issue directly impacting them, including education, incarceration, and health care. DARE creates a community of people within Providence in which individuals can join together to campaign on behalf of each other.
Vice-Chairperson Sheila Wilhelm tells the story of how DARE has successfully advanced the agenda of Providence residents through effective, grassroots efforts.
Music Credit: “Floating” by Podington Bear