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College students complete Rise spring internships

College students complete Rise spring internships

Rise welcomed eight spring interns in January. College students from universities across Minnesota and Wisconsin went from virtual classrooms to remote offices for hands-on work experience in human resources, communications, event planning, grants and fundraising and video production. Learn more about our interns:
Paige Cihunka returned to Rise as a

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The DAISY Foundation honors Rise team member’s community work

The DAISY Foundation honors Rise team member’s community work

Rise Nurse Care Coordinator Kelly Robinson was recently presented with The DAISY Team Award by Minnesota Governor Tim Walz.
Robinson is the founder of the Minnesota chapter of Black Nurses Rock, a group that provided valuable medical expertise and assistance with COVID-19 testing, PPE and vaccines during the past year.

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Cottage Grove takes a turn at wellness with Spirit Club

Cottage Grove takes a turn at wellness with Spirit Club

by Jillian McNett
Pay an afternoon visit to Rise Cottage Grove and find a room full of activity. People are tapping their feet to music, lunging legs, and
circling arms with Rise team members. These fun health and wellness workouts are streamed online from Spirit Club, a community of certified

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Art Speaks sessions continue in-person and remotely

Art Speaks sessions continue in-person and remotely

Expressing oneself through art has been not only fun, but therapeutic for many people during the pandemic.
Rise Art Therapist Stacy Gross has found creative ways to enable people who are both receiving services at a Rise location as well as remotely from home to continue with their artistic endeavors.

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Students benefit from community work experiences in career planning

Students benefit from community work experiences in career planning

Outside the temperature hovered around zero, but inside, it was nice and warm and smelled like a tropical garden with fresh cuts, arrangements, bouquets, and plants throughout the expansive distribution site.
Hoping to one day have a career in the floral industry, Angela Yang was excited to get valuable hands-on

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Rise honors three with Excellence in Leadership awards

Rise honors three with Excellence in Leadership awards

Rise proudly announces its 2020 Excellence in Leadership honorees. Now in its third year, this award recognizes extraordinary Rise managers and supervisors who cultivate a positive, productive work environment for their team members, exemplifying Rise’s Standards of Excellence in all that they do. We congratulate (from left) —
Program Supervisor

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