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The Magic of Impact: How RISE is growing during the pandemic
Chicago, RISE Chicago
By Brian Boros / October 9, 2020

The Magic of Impact: How RISE is growing during the pandemic

RISE Chicago has been hard at work during the pandemic. We’ve been hard at work building our team and “racing”...

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Three Cheers for Volunteers!
Chicago, RISE Chicago
By Brian Boros / June 10, 2020

Three Cheers for Volunteers!

This is what makes our work worth it: the students and mentors we serve, endorse, and mobilize, and the camaraderie...

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A Sneak Peek at College Life
Chicago, RISE Chicago
By Brian Boros / June 10, 2020

A Sneak Peek at College Life

On March 7th, 15 students, 5 mentors, and 4 members of Guitars Over Guns’ Chicago R.I.S.E. board participated in a...

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Windy City Groovin’
Chicago
By Carly Gordon / October 8, 2019

Windy City Groovin’

This lively gathering of friends brought together a community of first-time supporters and longtime fans to enjoy epic live performances...

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Mentor Institute 2019
Chicago, Miami
By Carly Gordon / August 9, 2019

Mentor Institute 2019

When our entire mentor crew convened this week for our 2019 Mentor Training Institute, it was so much more than...

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Class of 2019
Miami
By Carly Gordon / June 10, 2019

Class of 2019

We're so incredibly proud of this creative, talented, hardworking, compassionate crew, and can't wait to see what they accomplish next.

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Shining Stars
Miami
By Carly Gordon / May 3, 2019

Shining Stars

Students from over a dozen of our school and community sites all over Miami-Dade County came together to share the...

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The Experience of a Lifetime
Chicago
By Carly Gordon / April 18, 2019

The Experience of a Lifetime

On April 15th and 16th, nearly 80 students from our program sites across Chicago came together for our First Annual...

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Band Together
Miami
By Carly Gordon / March 28, 2019

Band Together

"I'm proudest of seeing our kids fulfill a mentorship role themselves. And to see them be able to lead and...

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