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Back to School Giveaway

Back-to-School Giveaway Back-to-school is in full swing and there are so many exciting new developments to share! Rise Up Foundation Founder, Alane Adams would like to thank everyone who has purchased The Red Sun and helped make its opening month a success. After a successful trip to Denver Comic Con where we launched the...

A Question of Literacy

Kids who are strong readers do better in school, and are better prepared to live successful lives. The statistics are unequivocal. Our prisons are filled with young people who are functionally illiterate. The question at the forefront of the work that I do is centered on how to compete with the multiple distractions kids...

Rise Up Foundation donates $100,000 to SAG Foundation BookPALS program

LOS ANGELES (January 14, 2015) – The Rise Up Foundation has donated $100,000 to the Screen Actors Guild Foundation to support its signature children’s literacy program BookPALS (Performing Artists for Literacy in Schools) and launch a year-long literacy campaign.  The campaign is aimed at raising awareness and advancing the cause of children’s literacy in hundreds...