“Every young child deserves a
fair chance to succeed in
school… and in life.”

Through one-on-one reading and math tutoring and family support, we empower children to become lifelong learners.


Your gift will empower a child to succeed in school.


Will you make a gift today?

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Online math tutoring, homework support, and in-home teaching tools ensure children and parents of all cultural backgrounds become lifelong learners and rise to their God-given potential.

Summer Math Tutors Needed

Can you spare an hour a week to tutor an elementary child online in math in June? Training is provided, and children are eagerly waiting to be assigned a caring tutor.

Our Programs

Our Programs

Empowering children to become lifelong learners.

Our one-on-one tutoring and family support programs close the achievement gap by providing elementary children with literacy and numeracy skills to succeed in school… and in life.

What will your legacy be?

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Children Rising Legacy Circle

Your future gift will instill hope and promise in our community for future generations. You can leave a legacy with a planned gift through your will, trust, IRA, or life insurance.

You can help a promising child rise above!

We make it easy! We will train you, match you with a child that needs you the most, and support you and your student!

The life you change may be your own!

Reading Tutor

60% of Oakland 3rd Graders read below grade-level average. For them, it’s more than just learning to read. It’s about reading to learn.

Math Tutor

One-on-one teaching helps struggling students learn math concepts.


Nearly 40% of Oakland high school students are dropping out. Be a role model – open their eyes to career opportunities through education.