Carrie Bridges Feliz Speaks at the Lights on Afterschool Breakfast of Champions


Carrie Bridges Feliz, director of strategic community partnerships for Providence Schools, was a featured speaker at the Lights on Afterschool Breakfast of Champions held on October 24 at the Providence Marriott.

The event, hosted by the Providence After School Plus Alliance, called attention to the critical need for and importance of afterschool and summer programs for children, youth, families and communities and increased awareness and support among policymakers, funders and other decision makers.

Feliz spoke about the urgent need for transformative change to combat prolonged crises in education, telling the audience that they are the emergency responders for education.