Workshops/Forums/Conferences/Summits

Round Tables/Debates

Sharon Fitz and Chanda McGuffin handle a multitude of programming for RISE.  Many times they are asked can they do what they have done in Waynesboro other places.  People travel from all over Virginia to participate in RISE's programs.  2019, we are expanding our reach all over Virginia.  In 2020, we will start to travel outside of Virginia extensively.  It is important that the mission of RISE is conveyed all over the country.  We MUST give the black community their voice back.

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Workshops

Chanda McGuffin facilitates race relation, diversity training, bridging the gap, conflict resolution, team building and church leadership workshops.


Workshops can be 2, 3 and 4 hours.  $125/hour with $100 non refundable deposit. Deposit will be taken off the final bill.

Additional fees: $100 Travel Fee in Virginia.  Outside of Virginia will be based on travel plans that need to be made.

Forums

Sharon Fitz will moderate forums with experts in the field on topics of race relations, criminal justice, social justice issues and building a plan of action to change laws in your area.


She has experience with lobbying and writing resolutions that impact laws that citizens want changed or put into effect.


Forums can be 2, 3 and 4 hours. $125/hour with $100 non refundable deposit. Deposit will be taken off the final bill.

Additional fees: $100 Travel Fee in Virginia. Outside of Virginia will be based on travel plans that need to be made.



3 day Conference or Summit

Chanda and Sharon both conduct conferences and summits.  The target market would depend on the focus of the conference or summit.  After a free 30 minute consultation, you will know which event you would like to hold.


We will be responsible for getting the team of facilitators and/or speakers.  We have a ticketing platform that will be dedicated just to your event for RISE to collect sponsorship money and ticket sales.  Usually organizations get businesses or individuals to sponsor the community event that covers our fee.


Cost is a minimum of $5,000

Travel fee and supply fee will be discussed after initial consultation.


$1000 non refundable deposit. Deposit will be taken off the final bill.



Round Table Discussions

It literally is a round table of people coming together to talk on a specific topic of their choice.  Chanda and/or Sharon facilitates these round table discussions.


No longer than 2 hours and cost is $200 plus travel.  $100 within Virginia and we will discuss other locations for travel needs. $100 non refundable deposit. Deposit will be taken off the final bill.

RISE Debate

This is an event that the RISE political action team will put this together and Sharon and Chanda will both attend to put the debate on.  Be mindful that these debates will be on issues concerning the black community.  


We will prepare all the questions, set up and marketing for the event.  This would be an excellent way to see what candidates will invest in this type of platform.  This is a great workshops for the political campaigns, democrat and republican committees or candidates actually running for office.


Cost is $1000 plus travel within Virginia and we will discuss other locations for travel needs. $200 non refundable deposit. Deposit will be taken off the final bill.

Keynote Speaker

If you would like for Sharon or Chanda to be your keynote speaker for an event, pricing will vary between $250-$750 Plus travel. Travel within Virginia $100. Other locations will need to be discussed.


$100 non refundable deposit. Deposit will be taken off the final bill.  

What our clients are saying

You women are amazing!  I don't know how you do it all, but I appreciate that you care so much for other people that you are dedicating your lives to truly making an impact in every person that comes into contact with you.  Sharon & Chanda you all are amazing!

Jennifer Morgan - Owner of  'Rosie's Rebels'