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Nonprofit I'RAISE inspiring students of color to pursue careers in mental health

Feb 24, 2023| CBS New York

Shanequa Moore, founder and CEO of I'RAISE, an organization creating pathways for more students of color to pursue careers in counseling, psychology and other jobs in mental health.

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'I'Raise works to improve youth mental health 

Oct 10, 2022| SPECTRUM NEWS NY1

Shanequa Moore, founder and CEO of 'I'Raise," an organization focusing on the critical mental health needs of young people of color.


Bronx Woman Devotes Career to Give Students Resources They Need.

Feb 16, 2022| News12 Bronx 

For Shanequa Moore, bringing resources to children in underserved communities is more than a passion.


CEO and Founder Shanequa Moore Honored in Schneps Media Bronx Powerlist.

Dec, 2021| Schneps Media

The inaugural Bronx PowerList recognized the most influential and impactful individuals in The Bronx and honored their continued commitment to the borough and its community.


Open Bx Rx | The 9th Annual Toy Giveaway

Dec 3, 2021| Bronx Net 

OPEN BxRx, Host Rhina Valentin is joined by I’RAISE Girls & Boys International Corporation Founder & CEO, Shanequa E. Moore to discuss her annual Toy & Coat Giveaway.

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Power Women of the Bronx

Jan 7, 2021| Bronx Times 

Shanequa Moore created I’Raise Girls and Boys International Corporation as a youth mentoring program in the north Bronx eight years ago, since that time she has exponentially grown her “vision” to serve over 8,000 families and seven different schools, working with public schools, teachers, students, to provide mental health, counseling, and art services to New York City.

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OPEN Bx Rx Monday I Shanequa Moore

Dec 7, 2020 | Bronx Net 

Dr. Bob Lee is joined by Shanequa Moore, a Candidate for the 12th Council District in the upcoming Special Election, as she speaks about her vision for her community and her organization geared towards helping young men and women. 

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OPEN BxRx | Holiday Hope Toy Drive with Shanequa Moore

Dec 4, 2020 | Bronx Net 

OPEN BxRx host, Rhina Valentin is joined by NYC Council District 12, Candidate, Shanequa Moore to discuss her upcoming Holiday Hope Toy Drive for children in low income housing and NYC shelters.

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Black Lives Matter Youth Event Discusses the Issue of Systemic Racism

Jul 2, 2020 | Bronx Times 

In a virtual Black Lives Matter Youth event that took place on June 30, elected officials and activists agreed racism in this country is systemic.

The program was hosted by CEO and founder of I’RAISE Girls & Boys Int’l Corporation, Shanequa Moore. 

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I'RAISE Girls & Boys International Corporation | OPEN BxRx

Apr 13, 2020 | Bronx Net 

Shanequa Moore, CEO & Founder of I'RAISE Girls & Boys International Corporation, joins Host Doctor Bob Lee for a look at their services for children and families amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and shares information on their COVID-19 petition.

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CEO & Founder of I'RAISE Girls and Boys has devoted 100 percent of her career to serving vulnerable and disadvantaged children, youth and families for the past 16 years. 

"In under-resourced communities, Black communities - there are not enough programs that actually care and are effective and invested in the kids' well-being and in their future success."
Shanequa Moore
CEO & Founder of I'RAISE


FEB 12, 2022 | NEWS 12 THE BRONX

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