Discover. Connect. Enjoy.

uRise is your center to learn, connect and grow, created with you in mind. We offer enriching classes and workshops to help you overcome challenges and discover your unique talents. We strive to help you Rise.

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Your local connection to

learning, community & care

uRise Empowers our community for success. Our community programs enhance health, wellness, language proficiency, and recreational abilities, fostering personal growth and resilience.

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Recipe of the Month

Discover how to turn ingredients you can get from the Rise Pantry into tasty meals. Enjoy monthly recipe samples and cooking demos during distributions.

Explore more with uRise

Rise is a center of social support. We help families and individuals overcome obstacles and achieve their full potential by providing services and facilitating community partnerships. 

We use the uRise website and programs as tools to empower our community for success from life skills to language proficiency to health, wellness, and recreational opportunities, uRise helps Rise foster personal growth and resilience.

Together, we Rise.

VIDEOS

uRise is a treasure trove of inspiring videos; from Rise and uRise events to programs that can help you unlock your full potential.

NUTRITION

Our mission to educate the community on staying healthy from the inside out is built on the foundation of nutrition – an essential cornerstone that empowers us to lead healthy and fulfilling lives.

WELLNESS

At uRise, we recognize the importance of the dimensions of wellness and how important it is to support them.

ENGLISH

Empowering our community through English education is the key to unlocking their full potential, both personally and professionally. By providing access to language skills, we can help our students gain greater rights and opportunities in all aspects of their lives.

YOUTH COUNCIL

Inspiring our youth is not just about investing in the future but also about creating a strong and resilient community. By offering leadership opportunities, we are shaping the leaders of tomorrow and ensuring that our council thrives for years to come.

LIFE SKILLS

Our life skills programs are designed to help our community improve their health, wellness, language skills, and recreation abilities. We want to empower our community members and help them succeed.

RECREATION

Accessible and inclusive recreation programs tailored for underserved community members offer vital opportunities for social engagement, skill development, and overall well-being. Our recreation programs foster community cohesion and empower individuals to thrive.

Upcoming Community Events

Discover more with NJ Rise

Find a local connection to learning, community and care where you can take a class, watch videos and learn a new skill.

PROGRAMS AT uRise

  • English Language Learners
  • Youth Enrichment
  • Nutrition and Wellness
  • Become a Creator
  • Community Connections
  • uRise Campus

LOCATION & HOURS

uRise Campus
116 N. Main Street
Hightstown, NJ 08520

Hours vary

PROGRAMS AT RISE PANTRY:

  • Families Understanding Nutrition/ (FUN)
  • Rise on the Run
  • Recipe of the Month
  • Community Dinners
  • Personal Care Packages
  • Thanksgiving Baskets

LOCATION & HOURS

133 Broad Street
Hightstown, NJ 08520

Monday: 9am-12pm
Tuesday: 9am-12pm
Wednesday: 9am-12pm

PROGRAMS AT RISE THRIFT:

  • Shop In Store
  • Shop Online
  • Donate
  • Volunteer
  • Share Your Style

LOCATION & HOURS

114 Rogers Avenue
Hightstown, NJ

Monday – Saturday 10am – 7 pm
Sunday 10 am – 4 pm

PROGRAMS AT RISE HOME OFFICE:

  • Case Management
  • Youth Programs
  • Community IDs
  • Translations
  • Family Support
  • Emergency Assistance

LOCATION & HOURS

219 Franklin Street
Hightstown, NJ 08520
609-443-4464

Monday-Thursday: 9am-4pm*
Friday: 9am-1pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

*Closed from 1-2pm for lunch

RISE HOME OFFICE

Providing a range of complimentary services from assistance with official documents, school supplies, or any other type of support.

PROGRAMS AT RISE HOME OFFICE:

  • Onsite Counseling
  • Rise Youth Council
  • Health Screenings
  • Domestic Violence Prevention
  • New Jersey WIC Emergency Assistance
  • Community ID

uRise

Find a local connection to learning, community and care where you can take a class, watch videos and learn a new skill.

PROGRAMS AT uRise:

  • English Language Learners
  • Youth Enrichment
  • Nutrition and Wellness
  • Become a Creator
  • Community Connections
  • uRise Campus

RISE PANTRY

Nourishing every family member. From wholesome foods to personal care, baby essentials, and even pet food, we’re here to support our community.

PROGRAMS AT RISE PANTRY:

  • Families Understanding Nutrition/ FUN
  • Rise on the Run
  • Recipe of the Month
  • Community Dinners
  • Personal Care Packages
  • Thanksgiving Baskets

RISE THRIFT

Where it’s easy and affordable to find great things, and previously loved items get a new loving home.

PROGRAMS AT RISE THRIFT:

  • Shop in-store
  • Shop online (Ebay and Etsy)
  • Donate
  • Volunteer
  • Share your Style

Interested in volunteering?

Join uRise as we seek dedicated teachers who are passionate about enhancing language proficiency, promoting wellness, facilitating creative and recreational workshops, fostering personal development, and more to positively impact our community.