Video: Rise Annual Celebration, Oct. 27, 2021

Thank you everyone who celebrating parent leadership with us! Enjoy the show! Program begins at 32:45, after a pre-party of music by Batalá

Skip to 32:45 for the program beginning

We welcome donations of any size! Thank you to our many supporters and allies, and all of the amazing parents who have invested in Rise!

Events Highlights

Shatavia and Danisha’s Praise Poems
Honoring Rise Roots – Nora McCarthy
Michelle and Zoraida’s Praise Poems
Hope Newton’s Speech
Rise & Shine
Lindsay’s Praise Poem
Halimah’s Speech
Guest Speaker: Dr. Rita S. Fierro
Surprise Guest Speaker: Dorothy Roberts
Thank you to the 200 donors and 130 viewers who celebrated with us! This lists everyone who gave until 3pm on Oct. 27th
Many Thanks to Batalá, who played a 30-minute pre-party of Afro-Brazilian percussion!