NOTABLE FEATURES

Job Training, with a focus on technology

With the assistance of key educational partners, such as the University of the District of Columbia’s Community College, R.I.S.E. provides access to low-income residents to the technology and innovation markets.

Innovative Programming and Partnerships

R.I.S.E. introduced innovative programming, such as “STEAM on the RISE” – a series of programs designed to promote science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics.

Through the use of programming partners, such as Byte Back which provided computer training to thousands of low income adults, the Center provides innovative programming.