Rise Asset Development (Rise) is a registered charity providing low interest small business loans, free training & mentor-ship to men and women with a history of mental health and addictions challenges who would like to start or grow a small business and who cannot access bank financing.
With offices in throughout Ontario, Rise has helped launch or grow businesses over the last nine years. Rise's founding partners are the University of Toronto's Rotman School of Management and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH).
Do you have business experience to share? Have you always wanted to give back? Here’s your chance to make a difference and guide an aspiring business owner. You’ll meet other successful members of the business community who are also dedicated to supporting Rise clients. There are many ways to volunteer.