Support RISE Student Campaigns
RISE has partnered with Wishbone to encourage students to pursue summer programs aligned to their passions and college and careers goals. Please access RISE students' campaign pages by clicking on the following school pages:
- East Hartford High School
- Career High School
- Academy of Nursing and Health Sciences
- Maloney and Platt High Schools
Wishbone Participation by the Numbers
During the 2016-17 school year, students at all five RISE high schools applied to programs and raised funds on individual campaign pages. Students are pursuing 60 unique programs in more than 6 states this summer.
- 374 Students Engaged: 374 students expressed interest in Wishbone summer opportunities at information sessions and application workshops.
- 106 Students Committed: 106 RISE students completed applications and launched Wishbone campaign pages to raise funds for their summer programs.
- 362 Donations: During the first three weeks of fundraising, RISE students and Advocates attracted 362 donations.
- $48,486 of Scholarships Received: RISE students received $48,486 in scholarships offered by Wishbone and their summer programs.