NEWS & EVENTS

UPCOMING EVENTS

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1New Year's DayNew Year's Day 2 3 4Tax Volunteer Orientation (via United Way)Tax Volunteer Orientation (via United Way)Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Volunteers wanted! Help local families this tax season prepare and file their tax returns. No experience is needed. RSVP today by calling Janet Haas at 901-433-4333. Visit uwmmidsouth.org for more info!
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8 9 10Goal Card Day - BellevueGoal Card Day - BellevueTime: 3:15 pm
For 6th and 7th graders at Bellevue. Come meet and greet this year’s Goal Card Coaches and get academic advice from business professionals who’ve already been where you’re trying to go. Door prizes / give-a- ways / special guests and refreshments will be provided!
11Goal Card Day - BellevueGoal Card Day - BellevueTime: 3:15 pm
For 8th graders at Bellevue. Come meet and greet this year’s Goal Card Coaches and get academic advice from business professionals who’ve already been where you’re trying to go. Door prizes / give-a- ways / special guests and refreshments will be provided!
12Goal Card Day - LaRoseGoal Card Day - LaRoseTime: 2:00 pm
Come meet and greet this year’s Goal Card Coaches and get academic advice from business professionals who’ve already been where you’re trying to go. Door prizes / give-a- ways / special guests and refreshments will be provided!
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15 16 17Goal Card Day - Melrose HighGoal Card Day - Melrose HighTime: 3:15 pm
Come meet and greet this year’s Goal Card Coaches and get academic advice from business professionals who’ve already been where you’re trying to go. Door prizes / give-a- ways / special guests and refreshments will be provided!
18Save Up Evaluations - MANDATORYSave Up Evaluations - MANDATORYTime: 5:45 pm - 7:30 pm
19Goal Card Day - Cummings ElementaryGoal Card Day - Cummings ElementaryTime: 10:30 am
Come meet and greet this year’s Goal Card Coaches and get academic advice from business professionals who’ve already been where you’re trying to go. Door prizes / give-a- ways / special guests and refreshments will be provided!
Goal Card Day - Cummings MiddleGoal Card Day - Cummings MiddleTime: 12:00 pm
Come meet and greet this year’s Goal Card Coaches and get academic advice from business professionals who’ve already been where you’re trying to go. Door prizes / give-a- ways / special guests and refreshments will be provided!
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22 23 24Save Up Evaluations - MANDATORYSave Up Evaluations - MANDATORYTime: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Daytime by appointment only. (Anytime between 9:00 am and 3:00 pm)
25Save Up Evaluations - MANDATORYSave Up Evaluations - MANDATORYTime: 5:45 pm - 7:30 pm
26Goal Card Day - Booker T. WashingtonGoal Card Day - Booker T. WashingtonTime: 3:15 pm
For Booker T. Washington Middle & High. Come meet and greet this year’s Goal Card Coaches and get academic advice from business professionals who’ve already been where you’re trying to go. Door prizes / give-a- ways / special guests and refreshments will be provided!
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5 Tips for Holiday Spending

5 Tips for Holiday Spending

Create a spending plan and commit to a spending limit. If you don't set a specific dollar limit for holiday gifts, then your spending may grow out of control. Make a list of recipients and decide how much you are going to spend for each person. Shop with your list. It...

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We have two new staff members!

We have two new staff members!

RISE is excited to welcome our two new staff members! Tangela Morgan is our new Director of Development and Terry Hervery is working with middle schoolers in our Goal Card program. We're thrilled to have Tangela and Terry on board!

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A Big “Thank You” to First Tennessee Bank!

A Big “Thank You” to First Tennessee Bank!

First Tennessee Bank stopped by our office and presented RISE with a generous donation of $30,000 for our Goal Card and Save Up programs. The contribution will further the support of financial literacy for local students and adults. Thank...

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RISE Gala 2017 – An Evening of Change in Emerald City

RISE Gala 2017 – An Evening of Change in Emerald City

Friends, you helped us raise a grand total of $125,000 at this year's gala, which was held last month at Shelby Farms Park. Your generosity will help us continue our work of transforming the lives of our low-income Memphis neighbors through financial...

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