If you've been interested in being a mentor, but don't want to commit without information, here's your opportunity to see what it looks like to be a RISE Mentor with NO pressure to sign up. Feel free to come and go. Fifteen minute overview of RISE mentoring at the beginning. Panel of parents, mentors and kids will share their experience and answer questions. RISE Mentoring Districts of Distinction RISE Mentoring is a school-based program in which committed, caring adults from the community help students rise above obstacles and succeed in school and life. October 16. 7pm-8pm. Virgil Gant Education Support Center.