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RISE BOARD ELECTS TWO NEW DIRECTORS

RISE BOARD ELECTS TWO NEW DIRECTORS

Posted on Mar 30, 2015
 
The Rise Board of Directors elected two new members on March 18 to serve three-year terms.
Rachel M. Smith (right) lives in Brooklyn Center and works for both the Osseo Area School District as an educational support para-professional and for Anoka-Hennepin School District #11 as

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AMCON ADDS A RISE TEAM TO THEIR WORKFORCE AND FINDS IT IS A PERFECT FIT

AMCON ADDS A RISE TEAM TO THEIR WORKFORCE AND FINDS IT IS A PERFECT FIT

Posted on Feb 25, 2015
 
Walking through American Converter’s (Amcon) expansive foam fabricating plant in Fridley, one is struck by the number and wide variety of customer projects in progress. In the midst of the well-0rchestrated busyness are workers from Rise, intent on their jobs at hand.
After having

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ANOKA COUNTY HAS BEEN KEY SUPPORTER, PARTNER SINCE RISE BEGAN IN 1971

ANOKA COUNTY HAS BEEN KEY SUPPORTER, PARTNER SINCE RISE BEGAN IN 1971

Posted on Feb 25, 2015
 
When a small, but determined group of community volunteers began working to incorporate Rise in the early 1970s, the Anoka County Board of Commissioners granted $10,000 as “seed” money. It was a great show of support and underlined their belief that such an agency would

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WELLS FARGO VOLUNTEERS CONDUCT WORK SERMINARS, MOCK JOB INTERVIEWS

WELLS FARGO VOLUNTEERS CONDUCT WORK SERMINARS, MOCK JOB INTERVIEWS

Posted on Dec 09, 2014
 
Together in a quiet computer room at Rise’s Northeast Minneapolis office, Douglas Taylor sat with Frank Lide carefully reviewing Douglas’s resume and discussing his career plans. At the same time down the hall, seven job-seekers listened carefully to Neil Serdinsky’s presentation on the basics

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RISE BOARD WELCOMES TWO NEW DIRECTORS

RISE BOARD WELCOMES TWO NEW DIRECTORS

Posted on Dec 09, 2014
 
The Rise Board of Directors recently elected two new community volunteers to serve a three-year term.
Kathy Klang of Minneapolis is a CPA and managing partner with Cummings, Keegan & Co., P.L.L.P. Kathy is excited to serve on Rise’s Board of Directors and put

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