We measure our impact by Lives Changed in the communities we serve

The first time I met with [my case manager], it was a gift that awaited me

Owen and Ralquan

Never give up

You can't give up, because it's worth it. You are worth it. Having an education is worth it.

Ramone’s Journey

Having an education is worth it

I’m a loser. A victim of the system. A Welfare- NYC Housing Hispanic kid- father in and out of jail - food stamp baby-roaches and rats living- no future having, loser.

Eric Espino

My Voice Theatre, my first true family

I am very happy and very grateful

Alison’s Story

Assisting a person who herself assisted so many

From the time I was in elementary school until today, RiseBoro's programs have helped prepare me for college.

My Name is Adans

The staff members are my mentors

"what made it great is that they didn't quit on me. They wouldn't let me quit

Marilyn Reaves

Marilyn Reaves

The stress of doing everything for myself was taking its toll on my health. Having a Home Health Aide has changed everything!

Meet Maria

A home health aide changed everything

. When you think you're out of luck, but you keep searching, there's a light at the end of the tunnel

Harold Tandjung

Harold Tandjung

I want to pass on knowledge, not keep it hidden

Zenith Harper

Zenith Harper

I would say without any hesitation that [working with RiseBoro] was critical in terms of the timing and the type of help I received. It allowed me to clear my mind and get reestablished and redirected, which is really difficult when you're homeless and constantly thinking about 'Where am I going to sleep?

William D’Emilio

William D'Emilio

Coming here gave me a sense of relief, knowing that people care

Raul Clavijo

Raul Clavijo

.' The program made me not use the word 'can't', it made me believe that I can do anything that I put my heart to

Roshine Castillo

Roshine Castillo

They're very kind people and the help is there, you just have to want it

Steve Sterling

Steve Sterling

I looked in the mirror, and I didn't like what I saw

Thaddeus Canty

Thaddeus Canty

if it wasn't for these programs, I would have been back to square one: out on the street, with no shelter for my kids, and nowhere that I could rest my head and feel safe

The Ortiz Family

The Ortiz Family

Cynthia, my case manager was easy to talk to. She listened to me. She respected me.

Wanda Valle

Wanda Valle

It has helped us stay physically and mentally active and more importantly to stay more socially connected.

Gladys & Raul

An opportunity to be of service