• Congratulations to Our Newest Graduates!

    On January 11, we welcomed The Class of Fall 2017 into our community.

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  • RISE TO EXPAND OPPORTUNITY

    On November 2, we held our annual celebration of community and entrepreneurship!

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  • CONGRATULATIONS

    To the winners of The Start Something Challenge!

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  • MEET SOME OF OUR RISING TIDE ENTREPRENEURS

    Learn about the businesses they started and how their entrepreneurial journeys transformed their lives.

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  • EVERY 3 DAYS A RISING TIDE ENTREPRENEUR OPENS A NEW BUSINESS

    We’re transforming lives and communities through entrepreneurship.

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  • Rising Tide Capital entrepreneurs La Shonda Tyree of Nyah Beauty and Kimberly Sumpter of the Wax Kandy Candle Co. have teamed up with Dawn Fitch — owner of Pooka Pure and Simple — to create a unique lifestyle event for women. Sponsored by Kearny Point and Rising Tide Capital, A Day At Ease focuses on creative therapy, renewal, and wellness. The day will be filled with creative workshops, guided meditation, a curated

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  • Rising Tide Capital is excited to announce that Andrew Farrelly, our communications and marketing coordinator, has been selected to participate in NTEN’s Digital Inclusion Fellowship program. We are grateful to Capital One for making our participation in this program possible. The Digital Inclusion Fellowship, founded in 2015 in partnership with Google Fiber, aims to increase community digital literacy and broadband adoption by building the capacity of local nonprofits to create and lead

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  • “Our Community Business Academy is particularly special to me because it is the foundation of the work that we do at Rising Tide Capital. The training that our graduates receive places them on the path to economic independence and brings demonstrable change and value to the communities where they operate. These successes would be impossible without the support of our generous donors. Tuition is valued at $3,000 per student, however thanks to our community of supporters, tuition is waived for every student accepted into the program. That kind of investment is priceless for our entrepreneurs many of whom are from underserved communities,” explained Alfa Demmellash, CEO and co-founder of Rising Tide Capital.

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NEXT EVENT

  • January 24 | Community Business Academy Info Session (Union County) | DO YOU...
    have a passion to start your own business?
    have a strong business idea?
    consider yourself an entrepreneur?
    ARE YOU...
    already in business and would like to make your business stronger?
    If you answered YES to any of these questions, let us show you how to start and grow a successful business at our upcoming information session.

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  • 24 de Enero | Orientacion Para la Academia Comunitaria de Negocios (Condado De Middlesex) | ¿Tiene usted?
    una pasión por comenzar su propio negocio?
    una idea solida de negocio?
    la convicción de ser un empresario?
    un negocio ya establecido y le gustaría que sea más exitoso?
    ¡Si usted contestó SÍ a alguna de estas preguntas, vamos a mostrarle cómo lanzar y crecer un negocio exitoso!

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  • 25 de Enero | Orientacion Para la Academia Comunitaria de Negocios (Condado De Hudson) | ¿Tiene usted?
    una pasión por comenzar su propio negocio?
    una idea solida de negocio?
    la convicción de ser un empresario?
    un negocio ya establecido y le gustaría que sea más exitoso?
    ¡Si usted contestó SÍ a alguna de estas preguntas, vamos a mostrarle cómo lanzar y crecer un negocio exitoso!

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