RISE Foundation Arizona is dedicated to helping young people learn the art of Public Speaking and Leadership. We believe that now, more than ever, these skills will make the difference in achieving lasting success in classrooms, careers, and communities today and in the future.
We work with schools, organizations, and sports team to provide these necessary skills to our young people using an accelerated, innovative approach that yields benefits that will last a lifetime.
If you believe in your students the way we do, give us a call to discuss how we can make a difference to those most important to us all.
Before and After Examples from our most recent 10-week program with Year Up Arizona!
Public Speaking Programs
We offer public speaking programs for students from elementary school to college/adult ages! They are all offered as 8-week, 12-week, or 20-week programs!
Our programs are offered virtually (using the Zoom platform) as well as in classroom settings.
These programs teach students all aspects of public speaking from topic selection to vocal variety to breathing exercises. The specific lessons vary based on age group.
Let us help you design the right program for your school or organization!
We offer leadership programs for students from elementary school to college/adult ages, including a sports leadership program! They are all offered as 8-week, 12-week, or 20-week programs!
Our programs are offered virtually (using the Zoom platform) as well as in-person in a classroom setting or in a group meeting/assembly/special event setting.
These programs will teach students a number of aspects of leadership from basic leadership styles to toxic leadership to best practices. The specific content varies based on age group.
For more information on any of our programs, contact us!
In response to the current challenge, our programs are now offered virtually (via Zoom). If you’re interested in scheduling a classroom or in-person training in the future, please contact us.
Organizations We’ve Worked With:
Tom Otstot and Kate Ewens started Rise Foundation to help young people develop public speaking, presentation, communication and leadership skills.
We have classes for all ages, coaching for individuals, and we are available for keynotes, seminars, and presentations for schools, teams, and organizations to help and inspire others to better themselves and their communities.
Get In Touch
Please contact us anytime, we are here to help you choose the right program for your needs!