Providence, RI Schools and Organizations
- 657 Quarry Street, Suite 3 Fall RiverMA0272350502
As an association of Stair Professionals insuring the growth and prosperity of our industry and craft, the Stairbuilders and Manufacturers Association Mission is "To be the Greatest Resource of Knowledge and Tools Contributing to the Success of our Members and the Stair Industry". All Stair Professionals in the industry are welcome to join. Go to www.stairways.org for the on line application. Conferences and Workshops are open to all in the industry. A complete calendar of industry events and on line registration is also available at www.stairways.org.
- Two College Street ProvidenceRI02903
Founded in 1877, Rhode Island School of Design (or “RIZ-dee” for the acronym RISD) is one of the oldest and best-known colleges of art and design in the US. Each year approximately 2,300 students from around the world pursue a creative, studio-based education at RISD, which offers rigorous bachelor’s and master’s degree programs in 19 architecture, design, fine arts and art education majors. The college is located in Providence, Rhode Island, which offers its own vibrant art scene and is conveniently located between two other major cultural centers: Boston and New York.
- East ProvidenceRI02914
Welcome to your trade organization: The Rhode Island Builders Association, an affiliate of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)! Our offices and training facilities are located at 450 Veterans Memorial Pkwy., Suite 301 (Building 3), East Providence, RI 02914. Accomplishing things for its members, consumers, the community and for the residential construction industry is what RIBA is all about. Whether it’s advocating for you, your business and our industry at the State House or locally; finding new ways for potential customers to hear about your products and services; saving you money on materials and services you use every day; keeping you educated and informed; offering you the insurance coverage you need, or simply providing opportunities for networking and relaxation, RIBA offers it all. RIBA even gives you a chance to lead and learn in specific areas. Our committees give you an opportunity to apply your expertise and influence in your own areas of interest, such as environmental regulation, legislation, marketing, green building, land use and much more. For remodelers, there is an active Remodelers Committee, and the Professional Women in Building Council serves the growing number of women in the industry. RIBA can save you money and help you find work. discover our many discount programs and rebate offerings with thousands in potential savings. You’ll find insurance and educational programs that can help your business and perhaps even gain that competitive edge. Also, with the www.RIBAlist.com website and our consumer-oriented marketing, consumers find members by category and zip code. Finding you work, saving you money, advocating for your interests: RIBA is here for you! For information on our programs and the benefits of membership, contact Elise Geddes, our membership relations coordinator, or Cheryl Boyd, our membership and education director at (401) 438-7400.
AIA Rhode Island is a statewide component of the American Institute of Architects in Washington, DC. It is a professional association representing over 200 professionals and 50 affiliate members. Members adhere to a code of ethics and professional conduct that assures the client, the public, and colleagues of an AIA-member architect’s dedication to the highest standards in professional practice.