RISE 5280’s mission is to provide equitable opportunities to close educational attainment gaps and promote fiscal and social mobility for Black and Brown youth.
RISE 5280 Empowering historically underrepresented youth in Colorado ...
through mentoring, academic support, community service, and exposure to opportunities that extend beyond the boundaries of their neighborhood to improve the professional and social trajectory of minority leaders.
We provide academic and social-emotional development programming!
RISE 5280 is best known for our HBCU Tours
So far have experienced the opportunity to tour the campuses of HBCU Universities. Helping them setting their path for the future.
Offering minority youth a chance to visit HBCU campuses (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) with a group of peers.
in 12 states! Exposure to vital opportunities that extend beyond the boundaries of their neighborhood to tour HBCU campuses.
From the bottom of our hearts, we want to thank our sponsors & partners.
The Colorado Health Foundation
Create The Flavor
Driven By Our Ambitions
Colorado Housing and Finance Authority
The Denver Foundation