Our strategic partnership with Arbor Rising has connected 31 non-profits in New York City metro area with hands-on consulting services. Arbor Rising identifies, funds and assists promising education, youth development and workforce development nonprofits, and supports each organization in the creation of management tools and strategic plans. Arbor Rising selects a cohort of the most high-potential, second-stage nonprofits each year that address root causes of poverty. Each grantee in their portfolio receives over 250 hours of engagement on their model and program strategies.
Sixty-one percent of grantee graduates have gone on to secure one or more million-dollar grants. Additionally, after three years with Arbor Rising, the median grantee more than triples the number of young people they serve as well as doubles their revenue.