Community MusicWorks after-school programming serves the families of Providence’s West End, South Side, Elmwood, and Olneyville neighborhoods.
The neighborhoods served by Community MusicWorks are rich in cultural diversity, yet they are among the poorest communities in Rhode Island:
|Community Demographics||Our Students||Our Neighborhoods*|
|Other Racial Designation||12%||6%|
|Community Need Indicators||Our Neighborhoods*||Providence*||RI*|
|Median Household Income||$21,616||$26,867||$42,029|
|Rates of Births to Teenage Mothers||21%||17%||10%|
*Source for Demographics and Need Indicators Statistics: “Residents and Data: Making the Connection,” a report prepared by the Providence Local Learning Partnership, September 2002.