Franklinton Rising

Franklinton Rising is a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation with a Mission to help reduce poverty through transforming and renewing young adult lives and inner city, blighted neighborhoods.  Formed in 2014, Franklinton Rising began operations in 2015 in the Franklinton neighborhood of Columbus, Ohio, and has rebuilt six properties representing nine residences and is now rebuilding/building about two properties per year.  Franklinton Rising starts in training, 10-15 new trainees each year and intends for, four to six trainees to leave each year into full-time work and therefore out of poverty.  Each trainee will have heard the Gospel several times, been exposed to Christian workers, Christian principles, and discipling.