Save Up Program

by Rise Foundation, Inc.
Jan 12, 2012

Save Up Begins New Class

Participant completes financial literary component
Participant completes financial literary component

The Save Up Program, the flagship program for the RISE Foundation, is gearing up to begin another class to help low-income families become financially self-sufficient and asset owners on January 19. Since July 2011, the Save Up Program has graduated a class of 20 participants, increasing the graduating class number from 437 to 457. The participants successfully completed an intensive six-week financial literacy class to prepare them to save long-term for assets. Since that time, there has one home purchase and eight vehicle purchases. The total asset creation has increased from $5.7 M to $5.8 M. 

Your donations will help to provide matched funds for participants as they work to save money and provide better lives for themselves and their families. 


About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating.

Get Reports via Email

We'll only email you new reports and updates about this project.

Organization Information

Rise Foundation, Inc.

Location: Memphis, TN - USA
Website: http:/​/​​
Project Leader:
Aimee Burnwatt
Memphis, Tennessee United States

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence


Woman Holding a Gift Card
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.