Vision and Mission Statements
‘Life skills are not hereditary; they must be taught. With this in mind, we dedicate ourselves to building social and emotional fitness in youth and young adults.’
Edmund and Susan Benson
Founders of the ARISE Foundation
To provide valuable ARISE life skills and staff training to at-risk youth and the adults who care for them. We enable youth of all ages, and young adults to achieve their highest potential as law abiding citizens through ARISE group sessions conducted by well trained, caring ARISE Facilitators.