Our Current Scholarship
RISE is part of a national effort to help families help themselves. According to recent research, a quarter of American households are "asset-poor," meaning the individuals and families have insufficient financial resources to support them at the poverty level for three months (during a suspension of income).
And we can’t wait
“Accept and acknowledge your own brilliance. Stop waiting for others to tell you how great you are! Believe it for yourself and about yourself.”
– Iyanla Vanzant