Posted on July 15, 2015
Thanks to all who gave on GlobalGiving today – over $11,000 was given, resulting in $3880 in matching funds, which will help give kids at Alto Esperanca the chance to go to school.
Posted on July 13, 2015
RISE supporters organized a great event on Saturday, touring 2 Chicago breweries – Lagunitas and Motor Row, traveling by trolley, enjoying Malnati’s pizza and raising funds to give 10 kids the chance to go to school! Thank you!
Posted on June 17, 2015
Posted on June 10, 2015
Posted on May 26, 2015
Do you run or know someone that runs? Join us for the Team RISE Kick-off meeting Saturday, May 30, 8:30 – 9:30 am. Give kids in Angola the chance to go to school through your efforts!
Posted on May 4, 2015
Do you want to run in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon 2015, or know someone that does? RISE has post-lottery guaranteed entries available. Join Team RISE!
Posted on April 14, 2015
Posted on March 10, 2015
The 2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon registration is open. You can guarantee a spot with RISE or enter through the non-guaranteed lottery between March 10 and April 21. Learn more: riseinternational.org/getinvolved/jointeamrise
Posted on January 27, 2015
Make a RISE Resolution for 2015 – send one child in Angola to school for $250. How? Follow RISE on Instagram or Facebook for real-life examples from RISE supporters!
Posted on December 22, 2014
On Friday December 19th, the President signed the Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014 which includes a provision extending the Charitable IRA tax provision that expired 12/31/2013. An individual who is at least 70 ½ can distribute up to 100K from their traditional or rollover IRA for 2014 without paying federal taxes on the distribution. Please consult your tax attorney.