Your Virtual Gift Bag

Virtual gift bag

Did you miss the virtual screening of Power Luncheon 2021? Don’t fret, we’ve saved a seat for you.

who’s hungry cooking demo by chef stuart

Former client of RISE, Chef Stuart, creates a healthy and flavorful Caribbean Inspired menu that serves plant based and meat eaters as owner of Who’s Hungry, family-owned, small local eatery in the Crenshaw and West Adams neighborhood of Los Angeles. Please support this local business!

what we’re fundraising for

If you’re reading this then you know that RISE has the goal of raising a $25 million microloan and equity revolving fund for under-served entrepreneurs and small businesses. But that’s not all.

We have big plans.

A co-working space. Meeting rooms equipped with touch-screen whiteboards and other upgraded technology. In-house consultants. And more.

virtual screening | 5.13.21

Join us for a free screening of Segregated by Design a film that examines the forgotten history of how our federal, state and local governments unconstitutionally segregated every major metropolitan area in America through law and policy. Stay tuned for details.


what we’re reading

Knowledge is not just power, it’s a habit. And if we want to be great at what we do and brilliant in how we solve the problems we have set out to address, we must be constant learners. Here are our top picks for reading material that we currently have in circulation.

lessons my mother taught me | WORKSHOP SERIES

one of the lessons my mother taught me about money was to always save a portion of anything I receive or make – for a rainy day.

William & Megan James

Visit our 2021 and Beyond page to see how you can be involved in our virtual finanicial education workshops.

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