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.
Posted on November 20, 2014
Thanks to all who joined us for our annual benefit on Saturday, November 8th. It was a great evening celebrating “Real stories. Real results.” at Toms-Price Home Furnishings in Lincolnshire. Funds raised will educate kids without a school at the village of Trumba in the Bie Province.
Posted on October 17, 2014
Sunday was a great day for the Chicago Marathon – thanks to all Team RISE runners and supporters! This brings the 2014 season to a close with anticipation of 2015! Funds raised will help build a school at the village of Sibol where kids are longing for a school in which to learn.
Posted on September 22, 2014
Save the date and plan to attend our annual RISE Benefit, Real stories. Real results. Join us Saturday, November 8, 7 – 10pm, at Toms-Price Home Furnishings, Lincolnshire. Invitations will be mailed late September. Online registration will be available beginning 9/26.
Posted on September 8, 2014
Thanks to the Team RISE runners that participated in the Chicago Half-Marathon, and to those cheering on the sidelines! It’s a great accomplishment and will give kids in Angola the chance to go to school!