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Hope for the Future: A Night to Remember and Inspire

November 7, 2023 @ 5:01 pm

This event is being rescheduled for early 2024. Stay tuned for updates!

This black-tie event, uniting 500 attendees from various sectors, is devoted to fundraising and fostering dialogue on gun violence. By focusing on Intervention, Prevention, and Restoration, we seek to support children and families affected by such violence. Attendees, ranging from politicians to healthcare professionals, will hear from experts and those personally impacted, making it more than just a fundraiser—it’s a collaborative platform to craft solutions and ensure safer communities.

Reception begins at 5:00 pm

Discover a night of diverse and meaningful experiences at our banquet event. Here’s what our agenda has in store:

Opening Performance: A soulful musical beginning.

Artistic Display: Witness creativity in real-time.

Culinary Delight: An exquisite three-course journey.

Spotlight Address: Words from a noteworthy figure.

Heartfelt Voices: Stories from those deeply affected.

Musical Pauses: Serene breaks reflecting the event’s essence.

Benefaction Opportunity: A chance to contribute through auction.

Grand Finale Dance Party: The night will culminate in an exciting dance party where everyone can come together for a memorable celebration.

This event is a space for reflection, empathy, and community. Join us to celebrate the triumph of the human spirit and honor the courage of those who have faced profound loss. Don’t miss this opportunity to come together, share stories, and find inspiration in the face of adversity. Reserve your spot today!

About RISE

Established in 2020, Resilient In Sustaining Empowerment (RISE) is dedicated to supporting families impacted by gun violence in Seattle and surrounding cities. Rooted in Black resilience, RISE serves as a sanctuary for those bereaved by gun violence, offering healing, support, and empowerment, while promoting positive growth and identity for impacted families.

Our focus includes promoting positive identity, self-care, child development, and trauma recovery education. With a compassionate team and unwavering commitment, RISE provides a safe haven for healing, resilience, and a brighter future.

RISE envisions a world where healing and empowerment echo louder than gun violence.


November 7, 2023
5:01 pm
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Resilient in Sustaining Empowerment (RISE)
(206) 257-6901
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