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Twin Cities Rise (TCR)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

TCR is a job training program based in Minneapolis, MN that was founded in 1993. As of 2018 they had $4.7 million in revenue and $5.8 million in assets.

To transform lives out of poverty through meaningful employment. A community of empowered individuals, especially men of color, who achieve long term job success to support their families.

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Program areas at TCR

Twin Cities R!SE (TCR) offers a comprehensive, work skills training program that provides long-term job training and placement designed for those facing the most barriers to long-term self-sufficiency. Our mission is to transform lives out of poverty through meaningful employment. These key elements set us apart and create positive results for participants:a) Personal Empowerment training that focuses on emotional intelligence and personal development;b) Workskills Coaches who work one-on-one with participants, serving as trusted advisors, supporting progress and identifying support needs; c) Market-driven focus that develops strong relationships with employers to ensure participants have the skills needed to succeed on the job; andd) Strong outcomes such as long-term job retention, significant income increases, lower recidivism, and more.TCR opened to participants in Minneapolis in 1994, and expanded to St. Paul in 2001. We serve more than 1,000 individuals each year, with a special focus on men of color, through programming at two ...

Innovative Partnerships: TCR has also developed innovative partnerships to build community capacity to better serve low-income adults through diverse programming and additional opportunities. This model allows TCR to do what it does best-Personal Empowerment and Coaching-while employers provide the necessary hard skills they need to fill employment gaps in their company. One example is our partnership with Metro Transit. With this partnership, participants are provided with college and career readiness training, support toward earning a degree from Hennepin Technical College, an internship with Metro Transit, as well as TCR's Personal Empowerment curriculum and coaching. Successful completion of the 2-year program results in a bus mechanic job at Metro Transit that starts at $50,000 per year.Reentry Connect: TCR provides re-entry services to individuals formerly incarcerated. Services include comprehensive, integrated case management that starts pre-release, Personal Empowerment training, career planning coaching, educational/training referrals, and support services.Guest Operations (GO) Service Training: Go Service ...

TCR provides personal empowerment curriculum to partner Organizations through train-the-trainer certification and direct training. We work with local and national Organizations that are interested in personal empowerment and its potential to improve outcomes for their own clientele. Train-the-trainer certification is a lengthy process that takes 6 to 9 months to complete, including classroom training, facilitator training, and supported facilitation. TCR's signature Personal Empowerment curriculum focuses on emotional intelligence and personal development. It recognizes that in addition to job skills, participants need to believe in their own self-worth, manage emotions, be proactive problem-solvers, and embrace personal responsibility for long-term success.

Form 990s for TCR

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-09Apr 15, 2019990View PDF
2017-09Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Mar 16, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Sep 2, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Jun 26, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for TCR

Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,577,581
Program services$1,042,790
Investment income and dividends$1,835
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-696
Net income from fundraising events$95,002
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$14,491
Total revenues$4,731,003

Vendors for TCR

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
RazooFundraising software2020-09-16
███████████Content management system software2020-09-16
█████████ ████████Software2019-08-30
████ ████ ███ ██████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-03-14
███████ █████ ██████ █████ ███Fundraising$76,8882018-09-01
██ ████Subrecipient of Dol Grant$103,6272013-12-01

Personnel at TCR

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Tom StreitzPresident and Chief Executive Officer-May 21, 2020
Jacquelyn CarpenterVice President , Programs and Workforce Development / Business Development Director-May 21, 2020
█████ ███████Director of Advancement and Operations$106,527June 12, 2019
█████ ████████Director of Finance-May 21, 2020
████ ████Director of Development / Board Member-May 21, 2020
█████████ █████Marketing and Communications Manager-May 21, 2020
████ █████████Lead Workforce Specialist and It Manager / Director of Employer Services-May 21, 2020
███████ ███████████Special Events Manager-June 12, 2019
███████ ████████Training Services Manager-May 21, 2020
████ ███████Planning and Evaluation Manager-June 12, 2019
...and five more key personnel

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