She has been at the forefront of the pandemic as a funeral director, and of the Black Lives Matter movement, driving a hearse with the name of Black victims of police brutality.
Donna Whitehouse dreams of the day she can once again 'sit on the edge of someone’s bed and simply talk to them.'
Some of the businesses Rich Balestracci helped obtain forgivable loans included Bank Square Books, New England Science and Sailing, and Sea Well Seafood.
Alexis Thornton never pictured herself being an activist, let alone leading crowds of protesters through the streets of her hometown. But living through the year 2020 changed everything.
Sydney Bryan, 23, has been working on the front lines throughout the pandemic.
In the year of plague, front-line workers at homeless shelters are perhaps overlooked in the crucial and dangerous work they do.
During the pandemic, Kathy Rathbun continued to work 40 hours a week at McQuade's Marketplace
Throughout the pandemic, physical therapist Kendra Price and registered nurse Anne-Marie Wright have continued to go to people's homes to give them the health care they need.
Westerly woman does a little bit of everything for Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center
Ruben Johnson-Santiago has championed the USDA's Farmers to Families Food Box Program, among other initiatives.
Retired social worker Debra Hartley volunteers on Mondays for Norwich Human Services, answering phones and directing people to services.