Honoring Gregory B. Vatterott

Former Rise board member, Greg Vatterott, Sr. passed away on August 5, 2020, with his wife at his side, after a nearly 40-year battle with heart disease.

GSGBC Dutchtown neighborhood plan

Work Begins at Gene Slay’s Girls & Boys Club in Dutchtown

Work has begun on the Gene Slay’s Girls & Boys Club (GSGBC) Dutchtown Satellite in the former St. Hedwig’s School on Pulaski Street. The expansion of neighborhood organizations, faith groups, and local businesses to serve as safe places for youth was a priority during development of the Gravois Jefferson Historic Neighborhoods Plan. This project represents […]

Rise YP 2020 Trivia Night – Virtual Pajama Party!

Join the Rise Young Professionals for our annual Trivia Night, which occurs on September 12, 2020, from 6:30 to 9 PM.

Rise’s Statement of Support for Racial Justice

Rise Community Development joins with its colleagues in the community development field across the St. Louis region and the rest of the country in decrying the systemic racism in our society and the ongoing tragedy of racialized police violence. The violent deaths of Black Americans in encounters with police have proved to be the most […]

Brian H. Hurd Joins Board for St. Louis VentureWorks, Inc.

Brian H. Hurd, Technical Assistance Program Manager at Rise, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of St. Louis VentureWorks, Inc.