Community COLLABORATIONS

BT RISE Community Collaborations

Discover the partners and organizations we’ve collaborated with and those that have received grants from us to drive financial empowerment and community development.

Bethany House Services Inc.

Bethany House Services provides emergency shelter and comprehensive support services to homeless families, helping them achieve long-term stability and self-sufficiency. https://bethanyhouseservices.org

Black Coffee Lounge

Black Coffee Lounge in Cincinnati, OH, is a vibrant coffee shop that combines a passion for premium coffee with a rich cultural atmosphere inspired by HipHop and community. https://www.blackcoffeeblend.com

Black Owned Outerwear

Black Owned is a Cincinnati-based clothing brand that celebrates Black excellence through fashion and storytelling, promoting Black ownership and addressing societal inequities. https://blackowned19xx.com

Cincinnati Music Accelerator

Cincinnati Music Accelerator is Ohio’s first music career accelerator, dedicated to fostering and developing local music creatives through education, job placement, and community engagement initiatives. https://www.cincinnatimusicaccelerator.org

Cincinnati State Technical and Community College

Cincinnati State Technical and Community College offers a diverse range of associate degrees, certificates, and workforce training programs, focusing on experiential learning to prepare students for successful careers. https://www.cincinnatistate.edu

Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber Foundation

The Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber Foundation is dedicated to fostering economic development, talent initiatives, and the unique cultural offerings of the Cincinnati region, supporting a vibrant and inclusive community through various programs and partnerships​. https://cincinnatichamber.com/about-us/chamber-foundation/

City Gospel Mission

City Gospel Mission provides Christ-centered support and services to individuals facing hunger, homelessness, and addiction, focusing on life transformation through food, shelter, recovery programs, job readiness, and youth initiatives. https://www.citygospelmission.org/

Elementz

Elementz offers a membership program providing access to their creative spaces, resources, and artistic community, fostering the development of local youth in the fields of music, dance, and visual arts. https://www.elementz.org/membership

Forever Kings Inc.

Forever Kings Inc. is dedicated to empowering young men of color through comprehensive mentorship, leadership training, and educational programs, fostering their personal growth and success. https://www.foreverkingsinc.org

Foundation For Last Mile Food Rescue

 

Last Mile Food Rescue is a nonprofit organization focused on reducing food waste and hunger by connecting surplus food with those in need. They utilize volunteers and technology to rescue fresh, healthy food that would otherwise go to waste and deliver it to local nonprofits and communities. https://lastmilefood.org

Freestore-Foodbank Inc.

Freestore Foodbank addresses hunger and food insecurity in the Cincinnati region through food distribution, support services, and advocacy. https://freestorefoodbank.org

Girl Scouts of Western Ohio

Freestore Foodbank addresses hunger and food insecurity in the Cincinnati region through food distribution, support services, and advocacy. https://www.girlscouts.org/

Women’s Fund of Greater Cincinnati Foundation

The Greater Cincinnati Foundation supports regional quality of life through impactful grants and partnerships. https://www.gcfdn.org

LaFa Publishing LLC

Bonnie Saves A Lot is a children’s book that teaches kids about saving money and financial literacy through fun and engaging stories. https://www.bonniesavesalot.com

Lighthouse Youth Services Inc.

Lighthouse Youth & Family Services is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting youth and families in crisis by providing resources, foster care, adoption, mental health services, and housing solutions. https://www.lys.org

School for Creative and Performing Arts

The School for Creative and Performing Arts (SCPA) in Cincinnati is a public school offering a combined academic and arts education for K-12 students. https://scpa.cps-k12.org

Talbert House

Talbert House is a nonprofit organization providing mental health, addiction treatment, housing, and support services to empower individuals and families to live healthy, safe, and productive lives. https://www.talberthouse.org

Tender Mercies Inc.

Tender Mercies provides housing and supportive services to homeless adults with mental illness, helping them achieve stability, security, and community integration. https://www.tendermerciesinc.org

United Way of Greater Cincinnati

United Way of Greater Cincinnati works to improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities to advance the common good, focusing on education, financial stability, and health. https://www.uwgc.org

UpSpring

UpSpring empowers the educational success of children experiencing homelessness by providing tutoring, summer camps, and after-school programs. https://www.upspring.org

Urban League of Greater Southwestern Ohio

UpSpring empowers the educational success of children experiencing homelessness by providing tutoring, summer camps, and after-school programs. https://www.ulgso.org

Wesley Community Services Organization

Meals on Wheels Southwest OH & Northern KY provides nutritious meals, companionship, and support services to seniors, promoting their independence and well-being. https://www.muchmorethanameal.org

Women Helping Women

Women Helping Women provides crisis intervention and support services for survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking, promoting safety, healing, and empowerment. https://www.womenhelpingwomen.org

YWCA of Greater Cincinnati

YWCA Greater Cincinnati works to eliminate racism, empower women, and support survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault through advocacy, education, and various services. https://ywcacincinnati.org

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