Our Funders

We are deeply grateful for our philanthropic partners’ generosity and leadership as we work together to help all students achieve success. Thank you for all that you do to empower educators, elevate students, and support public schools.

  • Dalio Education
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • BeFoundation
  • The Ritter Family Foundation
  • Per & Astrid Heidenreich Family Foundation

Investing in the Future

We can do more for young people when we work together as a community. Join us as we make a difference for thousands of youth in Connecticut and beyond. Together, we can and will help all students realize and achieve their full potential.

  • Donate to RISE, helping us, increase our impact in support of students, educators, and public high schools in Connecticut.
  • Explore our resource portal, where you can access actionable ideas and tools for improving student engagement, on-track achievement, and postsecondary outcomes.
  • Connect with us by signing up for our quarterly newsletter and by following us on LinkedIn, Facebook, and X (Twitter) to stay up-to-date on our latest news, photos, and videos.

Our Annual Report

Learn more about RISE’s impact and get inspired by compelling stories from our school and district partners.

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