Events

Fiesta Para Vecinos

On Wednesday, May 5th, join us for this brand new fundraiser event for RISE Life Services: “Fiesta Para Vecinos” – A Party For Neighbors! Enjoy a festive cocktail hour with a Mariachi band and signature cocktails, served complimentary. Then, move on to a magical evening at this beautiful venue where you will enjoy a full buffet dinner, with some themed Mexican options, along with other gourmet dishes. Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with RISE! Join honorees, Victoria Schneps, president...

Fiesta Para Vecinos: Postponed until May 2021

Due to the recent crisis of COVID-19, we have decided to cancel this year’s Fiesta Para Vecinos on May 7th. This decision was not made lightly, but as always we put the safety of everyone in our community first. We have re-scheduled this event for May 5, 2021 at Giorgio’s of Baiting Hollow. Please stay tuned for more events coming later this year, such as Swing for the Fences on August 10, 2020; and Foodstock 2020 in September. Thank you...

Fiesta Para Vecinos: Tickets on sale now!

We are celebrating our employees, donors and diverse group of residents by hosting an elegant and festive fundraiser. About this Event On Thursday, May 7th, join us for this brand new fundraiser event for RISE Life Services: “Fiesta Para Vecinos” – A Party For Neighbors! Enjoy a festive cocktail hour with a Mariachi band and signature cocktails, served complimentary. Then, move on to a magical evening at this beautiful venue where you will enjoy a full buffet dinner, with some themed Mexican options, along...

Year in Review + What’s Next

There were many notable accomplishments and inspiring stories in 2019. We are always thrilled to continue to share them. Some of those included:  A look into our Main Street Connection Day Program and their new adventures such as a book club, continued growth and their volunteer activities.  RISE received grants for the Main Street Market Food Pantry, which continues to expand and serve the community in need.  The Mental Health program celebrated a special resident’s 60th birthday as well as their 2nd Annual...

RISING in 2020: 20 Things For 2020

We would like to take this opportunity today to look ahead to the New Year and share how we are RISING in 2020. There are many things we are really looking forward to in the New Year. We’ve listed twenty of them here.   20 Things In 2020 Celebrating the anniversary of the day program without walls on January 8. New posts and videos coming soon from the individuals of RISE. Helping more people with the food pantry. Going to Italy for the first time...

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.

High Roller Employee & Donor Appreciation Summit

  Each year our dedicated staff works tirelessly to provide our residents with the best possible living conditions and experiences. Because of the nature of the services they provide, these selfless people endure long hours, cope with frequent disruptions to their personal lives and always put our residents first. While the state and federal funding that we rely on to help compensate these selfless angels continues to dwindle, it is our amazing community of donors that have continued to help us...

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...

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