Action and Advocacy Conference

November 13, 2024 by

Join us for our two-day conference dedicated to the latest in housing, economic and racial justice policies in California! The Action and Advocacy Conference will be filled with educational breakouts, hands-on workshops, networking opportunities and celebratory experiences, including our Equitable Futures Award ceremony. Happening from Nov. 13 -14, this…

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Rise Economy Recognizes Star Advocates, Community Leaders at the 2023 SoCal Equitable Futures Awards

November 10, 2023 by “Thank you very much for suing us. Keep that advocacy going.” By Madison D'Ornellas, Digital Communications Associate Attendees pose for a photo on Thursday, Nov. 2 at Rise Economy's Southern California Equitable Futures Awards. More than 150 people gathered beneath the beautiful evening sky of Downtown Los Angeles on Thursday, Nov. 2 for Rise Economy’s...
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Get to know the 2023 Southern California EFA Honorees

October 08, 2023 by Grady Hedgespeth

Rise Economy has recognized community leaders and organizations across California that have made a positive impact in their local communities with service awards for more than two decades. This year, we will recognize three stellar leaders — an affordable housing leader out of South Central Los Angeles, a small…

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Rise Economy to host Equitable Futures Awards in Los Angeles

September 29, 2023 by

Grady B. Hedgespeth, Assemblymember Isaac Bryan and the Esperanza Community Housing Corporation to be recognized at annual fall event.   LOS ANGELES, Sept. 29, 2023 — Rise Economy, formerly the California Reinvestment Coalition (CRC), will continue its annual tradition of celebrating the people and organizations that are making a…

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Photos: 2023 Northern California Equitable Futures Awards

May 12, 2023 by

CRC on Thursday, April 27 hosted nearly 150 people for its Northern California Equitable Futures Awards at Oeste Bar in Oakland. The second-annual event recognizes community heroes, resiliency builders, and difference-makers who have impacted the lives of people in Northern California. This year’s honorees included CEO of Visionary Home…

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Al-Mansour, California Public Banking Alliance, SEIU and Assemblymember Santiago honored for commitment to economic equality

November 09, 2022 by Group poses with awards.

CRC members, activists, bankers, organizers and supporters packed Lokels Only Cafe in Los Angeles on Thursday, Nov. 3 for CRC’s Southern California Equitable Futures Awards celebration. After a two-year hiatus, the event returned — with a new name — to honor Chancela Al-Mansour, the California Public Banking Alliance, the…

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Photos: 2022 Southern CaliforniaEquitable Futures Awards

November 08, 2022 by

Nearly 150 people attended CRC’s Southern California Equitable Futures Awards on Thursday, November 3 at Lokels Only Cafe in Los Angeles. The event was created to recognize Southern California’s community heroes, resiliency builders, and difference-makers. The California Public Banking Alliance, the SEIU California State Council, Assemblymember Miguel Santiago (D-53),…

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