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Find helpful connections to resources and services within our community. From social services and lending libraries to Civic groups and local stores and restaurants, we’re connected so that you can be too! uRise is the first place to look for what you need locally. 

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Job Board

Job Board

Here you will find Flyers for Local Jobs and Training opportunities. Want to have your hiring or training opportunity posted? Send your Job Flyers to vbenites@njrise.org ...
English Language Learners On The Rise

English Language Learners On The Rise

The ELLs (English Language Learners) on the Rise, Program now offer two levels of English virtually and will be expanding to include in-person classes in the fall of 2021. Our … English Language Learners On The Rise Read More » ...
Acts of Service Care package Drive For Our Service Members

Acts of Service Care package Drive For Our Service Members

Looking for an act of service to help give back to the men and women who help to serve our county? Here is a great opportunity to say Thank you … Acts of Service Care package Drive For Our Service Members Read More » ...
Workforce Learning Link

Workforce Learning Link

 Are your current skills holding you back from going after a great job? Mercer’s new Workforce Learning Link (WLL) aims to help people improve their skills today while keeping an … Workforce Learning Link Read More » ...
New Start Career Network – Free Support

New Start Career Network – Free Support

Are you an NJ resident over the age of 45 who has been out of work for at least 6 months? The New Start Career Network at Rutgers University is providing free … New Start Career Network – Free Support Read More » ...
PickUp Commuter Program

PickUp Commuter Program

Introducing – PickUp with Waze Carpool. PickUp is a new commuter program by Greater Mercer TMA that will subsidize rides taken on the Waze Carpool App. How does PickUp differ … PickUp Commuter Program Read More » ...
Abbott Marshlands

Abbott Marshlands

About Us The Abbott Marshlands provide many opportunities for nature study, recreation, and quiet reflection.  There are trails for hiking, some for biking, and there are picnic tables in several … Abbott Marshlands Read More » ...
James R Halsey Foundation Of The Arts

James R Halsey Foundation Of The Arts

The James R. Halsey Foundation of the Arts, in partnership with the community, enriches the quality of life for youth (ages 14 to 20) by providing a safe and educational environment … James R Halsey Foundation Of The Arts Read More » ...
The Father Center

The Father Center

The Father Center of New Jersey is an innovative community organization that believes that children grow best when father figures are involved in their lives. Some fathers face challenges that … The Father Center Read More » ...
Annuity.org

Annuity.org

About Us: Annuity.org has been providing visitors with carefully researched, timely information about annuities and structured settlements for nearly a decade. This free, comprehensive web resource offers professional insight from experienced financial experts … Annuity.org Read More » ...
NAMI Mercer

NAMI Mercer

Who we are We are a robust local affiliate of NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness.  Located in Hamilton, NJ, we serve New Jersey’s Capital region. NAMI Mercer listens, … NAMI Mercer Read More » ...
New Jersey Department Of Human Resources

New Jersey Department Of Human Resources

In this guide, a family can find out more information on how to apply for food, income, and employment assistance, as well as health care and much more. A caregiver … New Jersey Department Of Human Resources Read More » ...
Air Sal’s Sports World

Air Sal’s Sports World

Hello everyone, my name is Salomon Nachum, but my friends and fans call me Air Sal. I’m a very legitimate sportsman, so I will be talking to you about sports. … Air Sal’s Sports World Read More » ...
Trenton Health Team

Trenton Health Team

Trenton Health Team works to advance the health and well-being of Trenton, NJ. We work closely with community and healthcare partners, and use a data-driven approach, to advance our vision … Trenton Health Team Read More » ...
Rise Leadership Youth Conference 2021

Rise Leadership Youth Conference 2021

An academic overnight summer camp at Marywood University. Videos Coming Soon – In the meantime check out our blog! ...
Hunterdon-Mercer Chronic Disease Coalition

Hunterdon-Mercer Chronic Disease Coalition

SUPPORT FOR THE BODY, MIND, AND SPIRIT ...
West Windsor Health Department CoviD – Vaccines

West Windsor Health Department CoviD – Vaccines

The Division of Health, headed by the Health Officer, is responsible for enforcing state and local laws and regulations related to public health, administering laws related to vital statistics, and … West Windsor Health Department CoviD – Vaccines Read More » ...
Basic Computer Security Tips With Raph

Basic Computer Security Tips With Raph

Learn Basic Computer Security Tips ...
Catholic Charities Family Adelante Program

Catholic Charities Family Adelante Program

Call 609-630-8822 for more information today. ...
¿Sabías Que?

¿Sabías Que?

Consejos de salud y bienestar en español ...
RideProvide

RideProvide

RideProvide is Greater Mercer TMA’s transportation program for seniors and visually impaired adults in Mercer County and Plainsboro, NJ. We provide door-to-door transportation in private vehicles, Monday through Friday, within our … RideProvide Read More » ...
NJ Career Network Job Seeker Community

NJ Career Network Job Seeker Community

NJ Career Network created this FREE online community to help you in your job search.  We also want to connect you with other people who are (or have recently been) … NJ Career Network Job Seeker Community Read More » ...
Resume Review

Resume Review

Our librarians will review and proofread your resume or cover letter and offer feedback on recommended edits and changes, including grammar, formatting, and overall layout. Please email a draft of … Resume Review Read More » ...
Job Interview Practice

Job Interview Practice

Prepare for your upcoming job interview by meeting with an MCLS staff member to sharpen your interview skills. Using GoToMeeting (video conferencing software), you will get the chance to practice … Job Interview Practice Read More » ...
Citizens for East Windsor

Citizens for East Windsor

Dedicated to improving the lives of all those living in East Windsor. We will remain non-partisan, positive, proactive. All are welcome. Be courteous. Our website is www.eastwindsor.org ...
Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program

Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program

Mercer County’s Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program is back. The county will provide fresh-produce checks to eligible county adults that will help them buy locally grown fresh fruits and vegetables … Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program Read More » ...
Still Standing Program

Still Standing Program

Still Standing is a program for single mothers to meet once a month to encourage and support each other towards positive growth and change, the group meets on zoom and … Still Standing Program Read More » ...
Mercer Council on Alcoholism and Drug

Mercer Council on Alcoholism and Drug

Mercer Council Mercer Council is a private, non-profit agency dedicated to the prevention of substance abuse and its harmful consequences. Mercer Council actively provides quality alcohol, tobacco and other drug … Mercer Council on Alcoholism and Drug Read More » ...
Trenton Thunder

Trenton Thunder

With the inception of the Trenton Thunder in 1994 came a commitment from the organization to be a part of the community in which it was established. The Thunder have … Trenton Thunder Read More » ...
Catholic Charities

Catholic Charities

ABOUT US We are a nonprofit agency that offers mental health, poverty reduction, and social and crisis services to individuals and families, particularly those impacted by trauma and adversity. Our … Catholic Charities Read More » ...
Mercer County CEED Program

Mercer County CEED Program

Shiloh CDC, Mercer County CEED Program 416 Bellevue Avenue, Suite 201Trenton, NJ, 08618(609) 989-0236Website This clinic is a provider for the NJCEED program for free screening.The New Jersey Cancer Education … Mercer County CEED Program Read More » ...
LogistiCare (Modvicare)

LogistiCare (Modvicare)

TRANSPORTATION ASSISTANCE TO AND FROM APPOINTMENTS As the nation’s largest manager of non-emergency medical transportation, LogistiCare manages more than 63 million rides annually in 50 states and the District of … LogistiCare (Modvicare) Read More » ...
Meals On Wheels of Mercer County

Meals On Wheels of Mercer County

Meals on Wheels of Mercer County (MOWMC) is a comprehensive nutrition program committed to providing nutritious meals and related services, while easing the social isolation of our homebound participants. The … Meals On Wheels of Mercer County Read More » ...
Downtown Hightstown

Downtown Hightstown

About Downtown Hightstown, Inc., established in 2008, is an all-volunteer group of business owners and stakeholders dedicated to supporting businesses in their efforts to enhance the image, reputation and appeal … Downtown Hightstown Read More » ...
Hightstown East Windsor Historical Society

Hightstown East Windsor Historical Society

est. 1971 The mission of the Hightstown-East Windsor Historical Society is to: Educate the public about the history of Hightstown and East Windsor Township. Preserve and share photos, objects, publications, … Hightstown East Windsor Historical Society Read More » ...
Trenton Health Team

Trenton Health Team

Trenton Health Team is dedicated to improving the well-being of greater Trenton by partnering with the community to expand access to high-quality, coordinated, cost-effective healthcare and addressing housing quality, food … Trenton Health Team Read More » ...
Greater Mercer Health Partnership

Greater Mercer Health Partnership

The Greater Mercer Public Health Partnership (GMPHP) is a collaboration of hospitals, health departments, the Mercer County Department of Health and Human Services, and other not-for-profit organizations whose mission is … Greater Mercer Health Partnership Read More » ...
Division of Mental Health

Division of Mental Health

As the primary governmental agency responsible for planning, administration, and coordination of services, the Mercer County Division of Mental Health advocates for the continued enhancement of a robust, client-centered wellness, … Division of Mental Health Read More » ...
Four Get-Me-Not

Four Get-Me-Not

Four Get-Me-Not is a place where forgotten furniture gets recreated with a beautiful unique look. My pieces are one of a kind, and I can also do the same for those … Four Get-Me-Not Read More » ...
The Mercer County Library System

The Mercer County Library System

The Mercer County Library System (MCLS) recognizes that access to information empowers individuals with knowledge and opportunity. The Library is committed to providing the materials and services that satisfy the … The Mercer County Library System Read More » ...

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