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Rising Tide Capital
May 21st, 2018

5 Reasons YOU should enter The 2018 Start Something Challenge

More than 2000 of you have graduated from this program, and over 1000 of you are operating businesses. We have watched you plan for, start, and grow your businesses.  We have watched as you’ve collaborated with other businesses, found ways to invest in the education and health of your communities, and we have seen you grow into local entrepreneurial leaders. We know the value that you as entrepreneurial leaders are adding to your communities, and we believe that you are the future of this country.

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Rising Tide Capital
May 08th, 2018

Stay tuned to Start Something in 2018

The 2018 edition of the Start Something Challenge is here, and just like last year, we are rolling out some more changes that we are super excited to share with you. The 2018 SSC is a closed competition. What does that mean for you? Well, this year, the competition is open to graduates of the

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Esther Fraser
November 03rd, 2017

Jersey City Non-Profit Rising Tide Capital and Its Entrepreneurs Received a Big Boost Last Night from Peter Buffett, Philanthropist and Son of Legendary Investor Warren Buffett

On November 2nd, philanthropist, Emmy-award winning composer, and musician, Peter Buffett hosted a private concert and conversation to benefit Rising Tide Capital, a non-profit dedicated to transforming disadvantaged communities and lives through entrepreneurship. The event, “RISE: To Expand Entrepreneurship,” also featured a midnight market themed festival organized by Midnight Market, a Jersey City small business

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Andrew Farrelly
November 01st, 2017

The Gift of Joy

Rising Tide Capital (RTC) is just one day away from our annual celebration of entrepreneurship, and we are really feeling the love and support of our community! At our annual event, we bring together entrepreneurs, funders, partners, instructors, coaches, staff and friends and family to celebrate another successful year of transformative programming, education and entrepreneurship. This year

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Esther Fraser
October 31st, 2017

What RISE Means to a CBA Graduate

The journey to this moment on my entrepreneurial path started with a very special nonprofit organization called Rising Tide Capital. One of the many reasons that Rising Tide is special is because twice a year every year they recruit and accept ordinary people from all backgrounds into what’s known as The Community Business Academy. In

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