Volunteers Create Valentine’s Day Cards for foster youth!

Love was definitely in the air at the Together We Rise office in Brea, CA on Tuesday, February 12, 2013. With Valentine’s Day coming up, Together We Rise’s amazing volunteers wanted to make sure foster youth felt the love. We packed the office with candy, hearts, ribbon, and glitter to make over 300 Valentine’s Day… Continue reading Volunteers Create Valentine’s Day Cards for foster youth!

Tutus for Tots – Providing New Dresses & Shoes to Foster Youth

Bringing the Magic to the Girls How do we help foster kids? Every girl deserves to be treated like a princess. It was a fairytale kind of day at the Together We Rise office in Brea, CA on Saturday, February 2, 2013. The night before, elves, fairies, and mice worked hard to turn the TWR office… Continue reading Tutus for Tots – Providing New Dresses & Shoes to Foster Youth

Donations for Foster Care: Cure For Kody

Donations for Foster Care: Cure For Kody Together We Rise wanted to raise donations for foster care and help out a kid in need today. Kody is a 14-year-old boy who loved playing soccer until the doctors told him that he couldn’t play anymore. He loves animals, video games, sports, Knott’s Berry Farm, the beach,… Continue reading Donations for Foster Care: Cure For Kody

TWR joins One Simple Wish tour!

Saturday, April 28th – Bobby & I anxiously waited at LAX as they called for our section of seats to board the non-stop flight to JFK. It was our first time being on a plane in a while, so we were definitely nervous. As we waited, we spotted a famous basketball player, and Danny saw… Continue reading TWR joins One Simple Wish tour!

Foster Home Volunteer at McKinley’s!

Foster Home Volunteer at McKinley’s! On Saturday, April 14 at 10 a.m., Together We Rise had an amazing day hosting a foster home volunteer at McKinley Children’s Center in San Dimas. We played free-for-all dodgeball with 40 boys who live on the McKinley campus. The boys did not stray away from playing with our team;… Continue reading Foster Home Volunteer at McKinley’s!

Charity for Foster Kids Concert Helping Together We Rise

Charity for Foster Kids Concert Helping TWR On Saturday, March 31 at 9 p.m. there will be a benefit concert at the Fargo VFW. This concert will benefit Together We Rise, a non-profit dedicated to improving the lives of foster children across the U.S. All funds raised will go towards programs for foster youth, like building… Continue reading Charity for Foster Kids Concert Helping Together We Rise

Foster Care Volunteering and Running for Youth

Foster Care Volunteering For Emancipated Youth Today, our awesome running team participated in foster care volunteering and gave us some great news from their race this weekend at Knott’s Coaster Run. Below is a snippet we got from one of our runners: “Thank you to everyone that participated today in the Knott’s Coaster Run! Jose… Continue reading Foster Care Volunteering and Running for Youth

Together We Rise takes 14 foster kids to the Los Angeles Lakers Game

Today, we partnered with the Los Angeles Lakers in order to take 14 foster kids to the game against the Portland Trail Blazers. The Lakers donated 20 tickets to Together We Rise. We brought along four of our interns as a thank you for their commitment and hard work! We donated the other 16 tickets… Continue reading Together We Rise takes 14 foster kids to the Los Angeles Lakers Game

Foster Youth Organizations TWR Needs Your Help to Win $100k

Help Foster Youth Organizations TWR Win $100k Foster youth organizations Together We Rise has been selected as a finalist in Toshiba’s Technology Makeover Contest as a part of Toshiba’s 2012 campaign of “Helping the Helpers“.  Toshiba will replace our current office equipment with leading-edge innovations that will make our lives, and the lives of those we… Continue reading Foster Youth Organizations TWR Needs Your Help to Win $100k