A Better Path to Employment for Overlooked Job Seekers

RiseKit’s platform connects overlooked talent with the community support, training programs, and employers they need to rise to better employment opportunities.

In the Press

"Part of working with a group like RiseKit was being able to reach candidates who might not have thought about a company like ours before."

Mindi Knebel, CEO, Kaizen Health

“It’s my snapshot of the employment world in our community—from a client perspective and a corporate job perspective.”

Karen Spicer, Director of Job Access, Community Council of Greater Dallas

“RiseKit is the software engine that makes all of this work.”

— Judy Dawson, Director of Administration, Kane County Sheriff’s Office

"RiseKit is such a practical, innovative solution to help reduce poverty."

— Tiffanie Grier, Program Officer, Assisi Foundation

"For pursuing a sustainable career, RiseKit is 'the best first step for every person in Chicago.'"

— Kyle, Center of Halsted, Silver Fork Program

We Work With

Career planning & barrier reduction software

Text support and job search help

Find training programs, jobs, events and resources to reach financial stability

Deliver a consistent and impactful programming experience as your organization grows

Enable participants to be more self-sufficient while providing timely and meaningful support

Find and invite employer partners to streamline coordination

Easily connect participants with resources,  job training, and job opportunities

Deliver a consistent and impactful programming experience as your organization grows

Enable participants to be more self-sufficient while providing timely and meaningful support

Keep program teams focused on mission work while staying compliant with grants

Easily connect participants with resources,  job training, and job opportunities

Deliver a consistent and impactful programming experience as your school grows

Enable students to be more self-sufficient while providing timely and meaningful support

Find new and invite existing employer partners to streamline coordination

Easily connect students with resources, job training, and job opportunities

Connect with a network of shcools, service providers, workforce programs, and community partners who can help to identify diverse and entry-level job-ready talent

Coordinate with communities to help job seekers and employees overcome barriers to employment

Save up to 50% of your HR Staff Members time sourcing entry level and diverse jobseekers (edited)

Launch and grow your DEI Program, while integrating into your existing applicant tracking systems and processes

Connect with a network of service providers who can help to identify job-ready talent

Coordinate with Program Teams to help employees overcome barriers to employment

Strengthen grantees program operations to ensure funding is effectively used

Improve responsiveness to grantees to ensure they can meet community needs

Power place-based giving initiatives with powerful collaboration tools

Strengthen grantees program operations to ensure funding is effectively used

Improve responsiveness to grantees to ensure they can meet community needs

Power place-based giving initiatives with powerful collaboration tools

Ensure constituents can access resources and employment support with personal guidance and support

Gain insights on predictable pathways to employment by digitizing constituent journeys through the workforce system

Improve how agencies coordinate efforts to respond to employer demand/needs

Ensure constituents can access resources and employment support with personal guidance and support

Gain insights on predictable pathways to employment by digitizing constituent journeys through the local workforce system

Improve how agencies coordinate efforts to respond to employer demand/needs

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Who are some of RiseKit’s Overlooked Jobseekers?

Hover each section to see some of our current partners

College & High School Alumni
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Veterans
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Second Chance Candidates
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Homeless Candidates
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Head Start Families
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Refugee & Immigrants
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Opportunity Youth
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Violence Prevention Candidates
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Some of RiseKit’s 200+ Schools, Community Partners, Workforce Programs, Foundations, Employers & Government Partners

All Chicago For The Homeless
Noble Schools
Easterseals
Kane County Sheriffs Office
Kaizen Health
The WIll Group
Howard Brown Health Center
Saltshaker Holdings, LLC
The Chicago Community Trust
City Of Chicago
Of Color, Inc
We believe people of all colors can be leaders in their own lives when given the proper resources to enhance their own economic and education goals.
Hughes Foundation
AIDS Foundation Of Chicago
The Safe and Sound Return Partnership (SSRP) is a three-year program that will help coordinate services for returning citizens living with HIV and AIDS. SSRP will leverage the existing infrastructure of AFC’s Correction Program, which has partners within the Cermak Health Services/Cook County Jail, Cook County’s public health system while strengthening existing partnerships and establishing new collaborations.
Community Council of Greater Dallas
Teamwork Englewood
Teamwork Englewood's mission is to improve the quality of life of the residents and stakeholders of Englewood by facilitating economic, educational and social opportunities.
Defy Ventures
Defy’s entrepreneurial programs equip formally incarcerated individuals with new skills, new connections, and a new belief to match their new purpose, and succeed in their new life of economic independence. Their vision is to cut recidivism in half by leveraging entrepreneurship to increase economic opportunities + transform lives.

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