Reaching and Improving Society with Education

Empowering youth & families to RISE Up through creative expression, personal wellness, professional development and access to helpful resources.

*Programs vary in age: Youth 12-24 yrs, Adults and Parents!*

Creative Expression


Whether you express yourself through dance, music production, poetry, spoken word, photography, painting, etc. Together with our partners we offer a wide range of creative activities.

*A collaborative showcase event is held quarterly for participants to display their accomplishments - from works of art and performances of many.*

Professional Development


We offer a variety of free entrepreneur, leadership and vocational opportunities to help prepare participants for their next step to success.

Such as:

- Paid Internships

- Entrepreneur Training

- CPR and First Aid Certificate

- Vocational Trade Certifications

- Screen Printing Build-A-Brand 

- Real Estate Training / Licensing Opportunities.

- And much much more to come.

Access to Helpful Resources


Designed is to embrace the pursuit of excellence both inside and outside the classroom. We encourage participants to take advantage of the many resources we have in collaboration with our partner organizations.

*We emphasize on the well-being of the whole family, so that participants can focus more on achieving their goals and dreams with minimal distractions.*

*Attention Change Makers*

Your generous contribution will help shape the next generation of leaders through a wide variety of artistic, educational and professional programs.


Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Contact Us

RISE is housed in the Boyle Heights Tech Center

Location: 1600 E. 4th Street, Los Angeles, California 90033, United States

Front Desk Receptionist: (323) 526-5800

Open Hours:

Monday through Thursday

8:00am - 6:00pm.


8:00am - 4:00pm


Open as needed.


Center Closed