RISING GROUND INC
463 HAWTHORNE AVENUE, YONKERS, NY 10705 www.risingground.org

Total Revenue
$105,230,875
Total Expenses
$106,426,793
Net Assets
$9,986,779

Organizations Filed Purposes: RISING GROUND IS DEDICATED TO SUPPORTING CHILDREN, ADULTS AND FAMILIES. WORKING TOGETHER, WE CREATE STRONG FOUNDATIONS FOR SUCCESS. WE DO THIS BY PROVIDING THE MOST VULNERABLE CHILDREN, ADULTS AND FAMILIES IN THE GREATER NEW YORK CITY AREA WITH RESOURCES AND SKILLS NEEDED TO RISE ABOVE ADVERSITY AND POSITIVELY DIRECT THEIR LIVES. OUR INNOVATIVE AND RESULTS-DRIVEN PROGRAMS SUPPORT INDIVIDUALS IN THE AREAS OF EDUCATION,FAMILY SUPPORT, FOSTER CARE, SERVICES FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH INTELLECTUAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, AND JUVENILE JUSTICE.

RISING GROUND IS DEDICATED TO SUPPORTING CHILDREN, ADULTS, AND FAMILIES with comprehensive social services. WORKING TOGETHER, WE CREATE STRONG FOUNDATIONS FOR SUCCESS.

CHILD WELFARE PROGRAMS AND SERVICES INCLUDE RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT CENTER (RTC),FOSTER BOARDING HOME (FBH),MULTI-DIMENTIONAL TREATMENTFOSTER CARE (MTFC), MOTHER/INFANT RESIDENCES(M/I), PREVENTIVE SERVICES PROGRAMS, MEDICAL AND MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES,AND UNACCAMPANIED MIGRANT CHILDREN (UMC) PROGRAM. THE RTC PROVIDES 24-HOUR RESIDENTIAL CARE TO YOUTH AGES 12-21. THE FBH PROGRAM SERVES CHILDREN WHO HAVE EXPERIENCED ABUSE AND NEGLECT. OUR EVIDENCED-BASED MTFC SERVES TEENS IN FOSTER CARE. THE M/I IN THE BRONX SERVES TEEN MOTHERS ALONG WITH THEIR YOUNG CHILDREN. THE PREVENTIVE SERVICES PROGRAMS: STRENGTHEN AND PRESERVE FAMILIES AND KEEP CHILDREN SAFE BY PREVENTING CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT. HEALTH SERVICES PROVIDES PRIMARY MEDICAL CARE FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH ON OUR CAMPUS. THE PREVENTIVE SERVICES PROGRAMS: STRENGTHEN AND PRESERVE FAMILIES AND OUR CAMPUS. OUR UNACCOMPANIED MIGRANT CHILDREN (UMC) PROGRAM PROVIDES SHORT-TERM RESIDENTIAL CARE AND ASSISTANCE TO UNACCOMPANIED MIGRANT CHILDREN WHO HAVE COME INTO THEUNITED STATES FROM OTHER COUNTRIES WITHOUT AN ADULT GUARDIAN. OUR PARENT CHILD HOME IS AN EVIDENCED-INFORMED, EARLY CHILDHOOD HOME-VISITING PROGRAM WHICH FOCUSES ON DEVELOPING PRE-LITERACY SKILLS TO PROMOTE SCHOOL READINESS AND PROMOTING POSITIVE PARENTINGSKILLS THROUGH TWICE WEEKLY HOME VISITS.

OUR BIONDI SCHOOL IS A NON-PUBLIC SCHOOL PROVIDING 12- MONTH SPECIALIZED EDUCATIONAL SERVICES TO STUDENTS GRADES K TO 12 WITH LEARNING DISABILITIES AND SPECIAL NEEDS.OUR EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTERSPROVIDE SERVICES TO CHILDREN AGES 18 MONTHS TO 5 YEARS. LOCATED IN THE BRONX, OUR FEDERALLY-FUNDED HEAD START PROGRAM SERVES CHILDREN 3 TO 5 YEARS OF AGE AND SEABURY DAY CARE CENTER PROVIDES EARLY EDUCATION SERVICES TO LOW-INCOME WORKING FAMILIES. THE BROWNELL PRESCHOOL AND AMES EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER SERVE BOTH TYPICALLY DEVELOPING CHILDREN AND THOSE IN NEED OF PRESCHOOL SPECIAL EDUCATION SERVICES IN BOTH INTEGRATED AND SEGREGATED CLASSROOM SETTINGS. THE CHILDREN'S LEARNING CENTER (CLC) PROVIDES PRESCHOOL SPECIAL EDUCATION SERVICES.

OUR INTELLECTUAL/DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES SERVICES INCLUDE COMMUNITY BASED PROGRAMS SUCH AS GROUP RESIDENCES AND SUPPORTED APARTMENTS IN THE COMMUNITY, RESPITE/RECREATION SERVICES, SUPPORTIVE EMPLOYMENT, DAY HABILITATION SERVICES, AND MEDICAID SERVICE COORDINATION FOR BOTH CHILDREN AND ADULTS.OUR SUPPORTIVE CLINICAL PRACTICES ADDRESS THE ASSOCIATED EMOTIONAL, BEHAVIORAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL ISSUES/DISORDERS IN ORDER TO ASSIST OUR CONSUMERS TO LIVE MORE FULFILLING LIVES.

Executives Listed on Filing

Total Salary includes financial earnings, benefits, and all related organization earnings listed on tax filing

NameTitleHours Per WeekTotal Salary
Alan MucatelCHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER33$389,118
Uday RayCFO (THROUGH 1/2019)33$217,436
Elise ZealandGENERAL COUNSEL34$194,907
Belinda ConwayEXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT35$181,600
Angela Ruth WhiteEXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT35$175,104
Jacqueline CallejasPSYCHIATRIST35$172,102
Yezid AcostaCHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER35$163,855
Annisha CrearyNURSE PRACTITIONER35$159,979
Marya BakerVICE PRESIDENT35$145,730
Denise WalshSENIOR VICE PRESIDENT35$145,702
Elliot HaglerCFO33$4,808
Kim WalkerDIRECTOR1$0
Karen Myrie MdDIRECTOR1$0
Judith BenitezDIRECTOR1$0
Allen WaxmanDIRECTOR1$0
Duncan James TurnbullDIRECTOR1$0
David TheobaldDIRECTOR1$0
Mark BroudeDirector1$0
Bob SchanzDIRECTOR1$0
Ellen PolanskyDIRECTOR1$0
Brigette Mcleod-WilliamsDIRECTOR1$0
Jose M JaraDIRECTOR1$0
Thomas GallagherDIRECTOR1$0
Christopher AckermanDirector1$0
Joyce R Coppin-MondesireDIRECTOR1$0
Tony CirincioneDIRECTOR1$0
Susan S BenedictDirector1$0
G Crossan Seybolt JrSecretary1$0
Carol ChenTreasurer1$0
Margery E AmesVICE PRESIDENT1$0
Matt Del PercioPRESIDENT1$0

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