Charity

Fiesta Para Vecinos

Announcing Our Virtual Fiesta!   While our Fiesta Para Vecinos at Giorgio’s had to be postponed, we will now be hosting a Virtual Fiesta with a live concert on our RISE Life Services Facebook page on May 7, 2020 from 7:00-8:30pm. Tune-in and help us to provide a fiesta for our residents! During this Relief for RISE Residents, we are hoping to raise funds to support the individuals in our houses during the COVID-19 crisis. Why? We are all...

How Amazon Helps RISE

RISE Life Services has many avenues of fundraising we use to help us grow. There are fundraising events, direct mailings, and social channels. One online resource that we utilize is Amazon Smile. Everyone shops on Amazon. It seems to be one of the largest online shopping resources currently because they offer almost everything and deliver fast and efficiently. They also help charities like ours. Amazon Smile is a part of Amazon.com, where those who would like to support sign-up and select...

Introducing RISE B-Quest: Charitable Planning With Life Insurance

RISE B-Quest™ is a Charity-Owned Life Insurance program that allows you to make cash gifts equivalent to the premium amount on a new life insurance policy on your life, owned by a charity like RISE Life Services. Like any cash gift, an income tax deduction is available for the amount of the cash given directly to RISE. Charitable contributions allow individuals to support causes like RISE, while leaving a lasting legacy. Life insurance can be an important vehicle for those...

Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is December 3, 2019. We’d like to take this opportunity for a day of giving to share ideas of how you can help.  You are a part of the RISE Life Services community and we are always helping others to RISE to their BEST LIFE. How can you be a part of doing the same? You can give to our Holiday Gift Fundraiser. RISE Life Services is  raising money to purchase gifts for the individuals in our 32 residences...

Harrah’s Atlantic City

  October 16 – October 18, 2019 Only $500 per couple/$300 single Atlantic City Getaway Includes:  Check-in at Harrah’s on Wednesday, October 16; Check-out is Friday, October 18. Value of $300+ per couple! Includes free self-parking. Value of $20 per day free. Dinner at Harrah’s Vera Cruz Mexican Restaurant on Wednesday evening. Includes a 6-course dinner with pairings! Value of $300+ per couple! Gissel Garcia Band, a Latin quartet, will perform during dinner from 6:30-10pm. Priceless. Latin quartet presented by Jack Morelli Music.

Foodstock: Music Festival & Food Drive

Introducing our first-ever music festival to benefit RISE Life Services and our food pantry, The Main Street Market. Come out to Bayside Clam Bar in East Islip and enjoy five hours of live bands playing to help our community in need. We’ll kick-off with a DJ, then you will enjoy rock/pop, blues, the Great American Songbook and jazz/hip hop bands. Live music and DJ have been provided via Jack Morelli Music. Foodstock will...

Foodstock is coming up this Sunday!

We are excited about hosting our first-ever music festival to benefit our RISE Life Services food pantry, The Main Street Market. Special thanks to the Bayside Clam Bar in East Islip for providing a beautiful venue at the marina. The Bayside Clam Bar is a restaurant where you will be able to order food and beverages all day during the festival. Come out and enjoy five hours of live bands playing to help our community in...

Estate Planning: Why it’s important

How will you be remembered? Why is it important to consider the various options of planned giving? RISE is here to help you navigate the topics of: Making a Gift in Trust; the Importance of a Valid Will; How Your Will Can Make A Difference; Charitable Estate Planning; and Ways to Give Life Insurance. Another area to explore is  “6 Ways to Save Taxes While Supporting RISE Life Services.” The end of the year is an ideal time to take stock of...

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