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Esther Fraser
October 11th, 2017

5 Reasons to RISE with Rising Tide Capital on Nov 2

We believe that our strength as an organization is truly in the community that supports our work, so this year we leveraged our community to create an event that is truly celebration of our mission. We want to celebrate with you on November 2, so get your tickets early before they are all sold out!

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Esther Fraser
October 10th, 2017

What’s on the menu at RISE to Expand Opportunity?

One of the things we’re most excited about for the new format of our upcoming celebration is the menu! Not only are we able to bring in more food vendors than ever before, and support more small businesses, but we are also able to create a unique foodie event. So with sincere thanks to Lisi

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Esther Fraser
September 22nd, 2017

Rising to Expand Opportunity

Our goal? To paint a picture of what inclusive entrepreneurship truly looks like by bringing together all of the players it takes to make our work happen, to stimulate conversations about what our work together means against a celebratory backdrop of food, fun and entertainment, provided by entrepreneurs and local small businesses.

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Andrew Farrelly
August 02nd, 2017

Pure Pearl: Aiesha Phillips Takes 3rd Place at The SSC 2017 Finale

In the evening of August 1, 2017, ten finalists in Rising Tide Capital’s Start Something Challenge — a statewide business competition – watched as one by one, each delivered a five-minute business pitch in front of a panel of judges and a live audience. The first pitch, the second pitch, the third, the fourth…. number

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Tatyerra Spurlock
August 02nd, 2017

Creating Access in the Arts

Jersey City Entrepreneur, Brittany Graziosi wins 1st Place in the Start Something Challenge   “I’m here today because I was a weird kid.” Last night, that’s how artist, entrepreneur, and mother, Brittany Graziosi began her winning pitch at the 6th annual Start Something Challenge, a business pitch competition hosted by Rising Tide Capital, a New

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