The partnership with SQB helps all of us become more caring and connected members of our larger community.
- Matt Glendinning, MB Head of School

Providence

Our newest program site, opened in December of 2017, was built in partnership with Moses Brown School. The facility is shared between the SQB and MB squash teams and is open to the public through the Nicol Squash Club, run by former world #1 player, Peter Nicol.

Demographic Breakdown

All of our Providence students attend our partner public school, DelSesto Middle School
Latino/Hispanic
Black/African-American
Multiracial/Other

28

Students

in the 6th grade are the pioneers of SQB Providence, getting help with academics and practicing squash 3 days per week for 33 weeks of the school year

100%

of students

are paired one on one with a tutor for academic help three days per week, adding up to the equivalent of 18 extra days of school

PROVIDENCE

250 Lloyd Avenue
Providence, RI 02906
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School Partners

DelSesto Middle School

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    The programs at SquashBusters Providence wouldn't be possible without our most significant community and philanthropic partners.
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    The programs at SquashBusters Providence wouldn't be possible without our most significant community and philanthropic partners.
  • partner logo
    The programs at SquashBusters Providence wouldn't be possible without our most significant community and philanthropic partners.
  • partner logo
    The programs at SquashBusters Providence wouldn't be possible without our most significant community and philanthropic partners.
  • partner logo
    The programs at SquashBusters Providence wouldn't be possible without our most significant community and philanthropic partners.
  • partner logo
    The programs at SquashBusters Providence wouldn't be possible without our most significant community and philanthropic partners.
  • partner logo
    The programs at SquashBusters Providence wouldn't be possible without our most significant community and philanthropic partners.
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July 9, 2018 - July 19, 2018

SQB Providence Summer Slam

Gorgi Squash and Education Center
SquashBusters Providence will hold summer programming from July 9-19 for students currently in the full-year program.
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June 28, 2018

SquashBusters Providence Wraps Up Outstanding First Year

In its very first year, SquashBusters Providence is already having a powerful impact in the city. With strong partners by its side, the program is serving nearly 30 students with a plan to eventually serve 110.
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July 27, 2018 - July 29, 2018

Urban Midwest Championships

Kenyon College
The Squash and Education Alliance's Midwest Championships take place every summer at Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio.
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June 28, 2017

SquashBusters Takes On the World

SquashBusters continues to expand its impact well beyond Boston and Lawrence, and setting down roots in Providence is only part of that story. SquashBusters students and alumni are making incredible journeys - many of them international. With an alum heading to Thailand as a Fulbright Scholar, two recent grads traveling to Africa and one current student giving back in Costa Rica, the program's reach is truly worldwide.
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