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Rise Is Hiring: Community Coordinator

Rise is hiring a full-time Community Coordinator to mobilize NYC parents impacted by the child welfare system to develop a Parents’ Platform for community investment and community-based approaches to preventing and repairing harm. The ideal candidate is a parent who has been personally impacted by the child welfare system, is experienced in leading teams and facilitation, and has worked as an advocate in child welfare and/or community justice movements.  Learn more and apply!

Save the Date! Oct 28 — A Toast to Rise!

Please join us for a virtual fall fundraiser to celebrate our 15th anniversary and support our Rise & Shine Parent Leadership Program! Stay tuned for details! 

Kick Us Off With Your Love!

If Rise has touched your life and work, please share a message with us for our 15th anniversary! We would love to see some selfie videos from all the people and places we are missing in this pandemic – and the people and places around the country and the world that Rise has reached. 

Here’s some gentle guidance to … Read More