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Rise Up!, Johnson City, Tennessee

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Address: PO Box 4226
Johnson City, Tennessee  37602  
United States
Fax: 423-610-1244
Is 501(c)(3) nonprofit certified by the IRS?: Yes
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 300
Number of People Being Served: 200
EIN: 62-1641099
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Mission Statement


Breaking the cycle of incarceration in families through relationships, the arts, and community support.

Description


Rise Up!, a faith-based non-profit, serves kids of incarcerated parents by matching caring adults to mentor kids that have one or both parents in jail or prison. Rise Up! also focuses on enrichment by teaming with other community organizations to provide opportunities for lessons in art and music. Finally, this organization seeks to build community in the lives of these children and their families in order to alleviate the impact of incarceration on the lives of these vulnerable children.

Rise Up!, a faith-based non-profit, serves kids of incarcerated parents by matching caring adults to mentor kids that have one or both parents in jail or prison. Rise Up! also focuses on enrichment by teaming with other community organizations to provide opportunities for lessons in art and music. Finally, this organization seeks to build community in the lives of these children and their families in order to alleviate the impact of incarceration on the lives of these vulnerable children.

Mission Statement: Breaking the cycle of incarceration in families through relationships, the arts, and community support.

Denominational Affiliations


Non-denominational


Local Affiliation



Program Type:


Youth Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


Yes