Underserved kids gain confidence with the joy of flying
Our programming promotes teamwork and cooperation, teaches perseverance, and builds a community of supporters.
1 in 5 Texas children are living in poverty
Evidence supports that youth from disadvantaged environments show higher instances of delinquent behavior, unplanned pregnancies, and drop out of school at a higher rate.
Social circus is an intervention that uses circus arts as a tool for fostering personal and social development.
A nonprofit social circus organization
Uprise Circus offers a unique opportunity for kids in Central Texas. We are a passionate group of volunteers, expertly-trained staff, Board of Directors, and generous partners.
We primarily serve teen participants, with the support of development experts to produce and evaluate our programming & progress.