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Donate or Fundraise
Start by sponsoring the cost of the STEM Boxes and all its comfort items.
Decorate & Assemble
Next we send you everything you need to decorate and assemble the STEM Boxes.
Drop Off Locally
Finally, drop off the completed STEM Boxes at an agency of your choice or with our agency partner.
How You Help
With STEM jobs projected to grow 13% in the US between 2017-2027, but only 3% of foster youth graduating college and 50% of foster youth experiencing homelessness after aging out of the foster care system, early introduction to the world of STEM is critical. Early exposure to STEM topics encourages children in foster care to set achievable career and educational goals within the field.
Children In Your Community Need Your Help — Start a Fundraiser
One of the most powerful ways you can support STEM Boxes and start a team building is to activate your community through a fundraiser. Not only are you helping spread awareness, but you are also gaining support from your friends, family, and coworkers to directly help children in your community.Start A Fundraiser
of the homeless population in America have spent time in foster care.
of inmates incarcerated in U.S. prisons have spent time in foster care.
Foster youth are 7Xs more likely than non-foster youth to have depression.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Why Get Involved With Together We Rise?
The foster care system touches every part of our society. When you look at any social issue, whether it is fighting poverty, homelessness, sex trafficking, the school-to-prison pipeline, educational inequality, children who've experienced foster care are represented in those groups in outstanding numbers.
Together We Rise is a leader in foster care innovation. Together with the community, we advocate for children in care lifting their voices and coming up with solutions for the problems they face. When you get involved with Together We Rise, you are part of the solution, bringing value resources to children who need it most.
Where Does My Donation Go?
Donations and funds raised are used to support essential programs which are distributed to children in foster care through our foster agency partners.
How Much Of My Donation Goes Towards Helping Children In Foster Care?
92% of all donations go directly towards the sponsored program. Together We Rise is committed to ensuring that your support is directly reaching children in foster care nationwide. For more insight on our financials, please review our financial documents here.
Why Should I Donate Towards A Together We Rise Program?
There are plenty of ways you can help children in foster care. Donating towards a Together We Rise service project or program is a direct way you can bring hope and solve an immediate need.
Still Have Questions?
Feel free to ask any questions you may have regarding Together We Rise and any of our programs. Our team is available to address your submissions within 1-2 business days. If you need immediate assistance, please call us directly at (714)-784-6760.