Janet Pichardo, director of Family and Community Engagement for Providence Schools, was honored as one of 13 Women of Achievement at the 10th annual awards luncheon of the YWCA Rhode Island held on September 30 at the Kirkbrae Country Club in Lincoln.
Since 2003, Pichardo has worked with district staff, community organizations and parents to develop and implement district initiatives to improve student achievement. She is involved in various committees and groups that focus on helping students and families.
Since 2005, the YWCA has sponsored this statewide recognition of women whose accomplishments span the fields of industry culture and public service.
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