Economic Justice, Regardless of Origin, is a Fundamental Right.

Rise Economy is leading the battle to build economic 
resilience within marginalized communities.

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Years advocating for low-income communities and communities of color.

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Billion in CRA investments over the last 5 years.

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California counties served by Rise Economy and our members.

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Rise Economy organizational members throughout the state.

Fighting systemic racism takes an alliance

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Oppression
Low-income communities demand equal opportunity to develop and prosper
◆ Accountability
Banks MUST meet the credit needs of the communities they are located in
◆ Injustice
Paths to financial wealth and health have to be available to all
◆ Partnership
Partner with California communities to retake power from a racist system

Right the wrongs of institutional disenfranchisement

Become a Rise Economy member

Provide capital to BIPOC 
(Black, Indigenous and People of Color) entrepreneurs
Create sustainable, self-reliant communities
Advance entrepreneurship for women
Provide resources for immigrants
Build generational wealth within historically redlined communities

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Recent News

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Rise Economy Unveils 2023 Impact Report

Highlights from the nonprofit organization's first impact report include $10 billion in Community Benefits Agreements and $4.5 million distributed to BIPOC-Led CDFIs. Media Contact: Brian M. Maxey bmaxey@rise-economy.org, 510-813-7552 LOS ANGELES, June 11, 2024 – Rise Economy, formerly known as the California Reinvestment Coalition, proudly announces today the release of its 2023 Impact Report, which...
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It’s clear: Transparency wins

After a years-long fight, SB 1201 moves forward to the California State Assembly By Madison D'Ornellas, Communications Specialist In early April, then mid-April, and then finally in late-May our coalition held our breath during each senate committee vote as Rise Economy and bill cosponsors Public Advocates watched the LLC Transparency Act (SB 1201) fly over...
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Who We
Work With

Low-income and BIPOC communities communities demand equal opportunity to develop and prosper

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Combating Generations of Systematic Injustice through Collaboration.

Rise Economy partners with Groups and Organizations to create lasting change.

Let’s accomplish the mission together:

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Step 1

Tell us about yourself, your community, or organization.

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Step 2

Let us know about the change you need to create and what’s blocking your community 
from success.

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Step 3

We’ll schedule a meeting between you and a Rise Economy Community Organizers to map out how we can make a greater impact together.

Meet the future of the economic justice movement.

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Since 1986, Rise Economy, formerly the California Reinvestment Coalition (CRC), has helped low-income and BIPOC communities fight redlining and achieve racial justice and equity in the form of financial services, investments, education, representation, and state and federal policy change.