80% of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities are unemployed
We are here to help change that
For too long, differently-abled individuals have been kept in the shadows. Rise & Nye's, proudly located in the heart of downtown Sarasota, is about inclusion, acceptance and opportunity for all.
And there’s more
We have classrooms and staff dedicated to job skills training to help prepare our friends with intellectual and developmental disabilities to work in the shop and for other local businesses.
Rise & Nye's has partnered with The Haven and Easterseals, two non-profits dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for individuals by encouraging independence, championing inclusion and advocating for individual rights.