reach. inspire. strengthen. empower.
Our Mission Statement:
The SheRises mission is to reach, inspire, strengthen, and empower young mothers and their children in Maryland and DC through mentoring, collegiate, community, and other resource support.
We provide a supportive environment for young mothers and their children to R.I.S.E.
Academic and Career Support
Life Skills Courses & Workshops
Mentorship and Emotional Support
How you can help
We are enriching the lives of young mothers and their children, and reducing poverty in our communities through help from people like you! Support our mission in one of the many ways listed below.
Sponsor a Young Family
Become a monthly donor, and help continuously provide services to our full program offerings for one of our young families.
Do you own or work for a company that would like to become a corporate sponsor or partner to SheRises? Please reach out to discuss details.
Attend our fundraising events, or host one of your own! Visit our current events page here: Events
As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, we are registered with Amazon Smile and can receive support directly from your regular Amazon shopping! Amazon donates a small portion of your order back to our organization if you register your Amazon account with SheRises in Bowie, MD.
SheRises Inc. Founder
As a former teen mother herself, Sherise knows firsthand the struggles and adversities that young parents experience. Read more about her story and the story of SheRises, Inc. by clicking the button below.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is sherises, inc?
Please visit our About Us page for more information on what we do.
How do I get help from sherises, inc?
Send us a message below, or reach out to us on social media. We will talk with you first to find out what your goals are, and in what ways SheRises, Inc can best help you.
What is your definition of a "teen mom"? What age groups do you help?
Our organization aims to help pregnant teens and teenage mothers between the ages of 13 and 21 years old. We do however often offer programs and workshops available to women and single parents of various ages. Please follow us on social media and check our events page to see when these events are happening, or feel free to reach out to us in the “Connect With Us” section below.
I am a social worker. How can I get some of my families into your program?
This is what we are here to do! Please send us a message below on the “Connect With Us” form with as much info as you can share, and someone will get back to you shortly.
Do you help with diapers, clothes, or food?
SheRises, Inc created the Mommy Closet to help me this need. Young Mothers ages 15-25 can visit the Mommy Closet once a month for support. Pre-Registration is required.
How long is the program, and when does it start?
Our program is meant to promote long-term success to young parents and their children in Maryland and DC. Currently, our mentoring program is in the spring and fall. For more info, please connect with us below.
A special thank you to our sponsors!
The companies below have committed to helping us remove obstacles in educational and career success, decrease poverty, promote financial and emotional stability, and enrich the lives of young mothers and their families throughout our communities.
Connect With Us
Whether you are a teen or young mom looking for assistance or program enrollment, someone looking to volunteer with our organization, or looking for other ways to help in our mission, feel free to contact us anytime and we will respond as soon as we can.
Bowie, MD 20716