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Meet Our New Director

We are thrilled to announce that on November 3, Riana Shaw Robinson joined the Rise Together staff as our new Director. Riana's primary responsibility is the implementation of the … Read more

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Meet Our Executive Director!

The Executive Committee is delighted to announce the hiring of Christina Arrostuto as the Executive Director of Rise Together! After the Hiring Committee reviewed over 100 … Read more


LBJ’s War on Poverty Turns 50 Today

Fifty years ago today, Lyndon B. Johnson declared a war on poverty during his first State of the Union address. Given that almost 50 million Americans were considered poor in 2012, … Read More