Regional Industries and STEM Education (RISE)
RISE is a peer group for Philadelphia-area industries and businesses interested in STEM education.
This initiative was launched in partnership between the Philadelphia Education Fund and GSK in collaboration with the Philadelphia STEM Ecosystem and the Philadelphia STEM Equity Collective.
The design of this group is based on research pertaining to similar initiatives throughout the country.
Help industries understand the Philadelphia STEM landscape.
Allow participants to share successes and challenges.
Explore ways in which industries can collaborate.
Cultivate partnerships between
industries and STEM programs.
Provide opportunities for participants to showcase their STEM engagement.
Continue to authentically champion diversity, equity, and inclusion.