Our Rhode Island Footprint
Our impact in Rhode Island starts with direct engagement in local communities.
Block Island residents paid some of the highest electricity prices in the country until Citi provided long-term financing to help Deepwater Wind build the first offshore wind farm in the U.S. — helping to lower electric bills by up to 40 percent and reduce carbon emissions by 40,000 tons a year. Read More
Goldman Sachs’ 10,000 Small Businesses program is an investment by the bank to help entrepreneurs create jobs and economic opportunity by providing access to education, capital and business support services. One of the program’s alumni is Peter Distefano of Distefano Brothers Construction. Since he graduated from the program, his revenue is up 180% in two years and the company has hired 13 new employees.