Rising Press & Media Coverage


October 13, 2013

INTERVIEW: KCBS 740AM – "Empowering Women From Afghanistan To San Francisco". Connie C. Kim of KCBS Radio 740AM in San Francisco Talks With Rising Founder and Executive Director Carmel Jud.
LINK: http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2013/10/13/community-corner-empowering-women-from-afghanistan-to-san-francisco/

May 17, 2013

KSBW-TV ACTION NEWS 8 – “Rising International Receives National Attention "Santa Cruz Non-Profit Helps Underprivileged Women Worldwide"
LINK: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t_fetBhkyLk&feature=youtu.be

April 4, 2013

THE MONTEREY HERALD – “Woman to Woman” article makes the cover of the popular Leisure Section.
LINK: http://www.montereyherald.com/leisure/ci_22959598/rising-international-crosses-borders-lift-lives-women-both

March 20, 2013

KION TV CENTRAL COAST NEWS -  News anchor Jon Brent covers Rising International’s 10th Anniversary event.
LINK: http://www.kionrightnow.com/story/21748872/local-organization-celebrates-supporting-oppressed-women-globally#.UUqDB_k95tQ.facebook

March 14, 2013

MONTEREY COUNTY WEEKLY - Women gather in Monterey to champion each other.
LINK: http://npaper-wehaa.com/monterey-county-weekly#2013/03/14/s1/?article=1841283

March 9, 2012

SANTA CRUZ CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, MONTEREY COUNTY WEEKLY--Rising International holds it’s fourth annual Hand of Hope luncheon in Monterey with guest speaker Sarah Symons from Made by Survivors.Read More  Another Reading

February 8, 2012

MONTEREY INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL STUDIES--Carmel Jud, Founder and Executive Director speaks at the Graduate School of International Policy and Management. Read More

January 4, 2012

THE HUFFINGTON POST--Carmel Jud, Founder and Executive Director of Rising International recognized as Huffington Post’s “Greatest Person of the Day”. Read More

January 4, 2012

SANTA CRUZ PATCH--An article about how Rising International began and the inspiration behind the business model designed to help alleviate poverty in the world. Read More

November 13, 2011

SANTA CRUZ SENTINEL--Rising International partners with St. Francis Soup Kitchen to help raise awareness and support for both organizations. Read More

April, 2011

THE PURPOSE OF YOUR LIFE--An interview by Carol Adrienne with Carmel Jud gives a look into the inspiration for and birth of Rising International. Read More

June 2009

GAINESVILLE TODAY--An article that details the beauty of the connection the home party sales method offers, and why women play such a vital role in eradicating poverty. Read More

August 20, 2008

SANTA CRUZ SENTINEL--Rising teams up with a husband wife team that travelled to Chad and developed a partnership with women making baskets for sell through the home party business model.  Read More

May 30, 2008

THE CARMEL PINE CONE--The Carmel Pine Cone writes about the process of developing connections with women artisans in Chad. Read More

2007

CARMEL MAGAZINE--An article that speaks to the beginning stages of Rising International and the importance of empowering women and mothers to help alleviate poverty. Read More