Explore the value of Rising Above

Our national billboard campaign features positive role models and uplifting values including rising above. Since we started in 2000, we've made over 70 billboards. Which one is your favorite?

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RISING ABOVE QUOTATIONS
“Still, like air, I rise.”

Maya Angelou

“Success is not just the crowning moment, the spiking of the ball in the end zone or the raising of the flag on the summit. It is the whole process of reaching for a goal and, sometimes, it begins with failure.”

Erik Weihenmayer

“A successful person is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at them. ”

Sidney Greenberg

“Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”

Confucius

“Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass. It's about learning how to dance in the rain.”

Vivian Greene

“You can't change how people treat you or what they say about you. All you can do is change how you react to it.”

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

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ACCEPTANCE ACHIEVEMENT AMBITION AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL APPRECIATING NATURE APPRECIATION BEING THERE BELIEVE BELIEVE IN YOURSELF BE SUPER BRAVERY CARING CHANGE CHARACTER CHARITY CHEER CIVILITY CLASS AND GRACE COMMITMENT COMMON GROUND COMMUNITY COMPASSION COMPLIMENTS COMPROMISE CONFIDENCE CONNECTION COURAGE COURTESY CREATIVITY CURIOSITY DEDICATION DETERMINATION DEVOTION DISCOVERY DO THY BEST DO YOUR PART DREAM DRIVE EDUCATION EMPATHY ENCOURAGEMENT EQUALITY EXCELLENCE FAMILY FITNESS FORESIGHT FORGIVENESS FREEDOM FRIENDSHIP GENEROSITY GET ALONG GET OUTSIDE GIVING BACK GOOD EXAMPLES GOOD MANNERS GOODNESS GRATITUDE GREAT MUSIC GRIT HARD WORK HEALTH HELPING OTHERS HONESTY HONOR HOPE HUMILITY HUMOR IMAGINE INCLUDING OTHERS INCLUSION INGENUITY INITIATIVE INNOVATION INSPIRATION INTEGRITY JOY JUSTICE KINDNESS LAUGHTER LEADERSHIP LEARNING LISTENING LITERACY LIVE LIFE LIVE YOUR DREAMS LOVE LOYALTY MAKING A DIFFERENCE MENTORING MINDFULNESS MOTIVATION NEVER EVER GIVE UP OPPORTUNITY OPTIMISM OUR BEAUTIFUL WORLD OVERCOMING PARENTING PASSION PATIENCE PEACE PERSEVERANCE PERSISTENCE PERSPECTIVE PIONEERING PLEASE AND THANK YOU PRACTICE PREPARATION PULL TOGETHER PURPOSE REACHING OUT RESILIENCY RESPECT RESPONSIBILITY RIGHT CHOICES RISING ABOVE SACRIFICE SECOND CHANCES SELF-CARE SELFLESSNESS SERVICE SHARING SMILE SOUL SPORTSMANSHIP SPREAD YOUR WINGS STEWARDSHIP STRENGTH TEACHING BY EXAMPLE TEAMWORK THANK YOU TRUE BEAUTY TRUE CHAMPION TRUST UNITY VISION VOLUNTEERING WISDOM WONDER YOU GOT THIS
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Your Comments
Barry FEBRUARY 16, 2017
According to all known laws of aviation, there is no way a bee should be able to fly, but the been flies anyway...rising above all.

renaisha from minnesota NOVEMBER 15, 2013
love all the values

M J from Pa MAY 12, 2011
Regarding comment:Reach out beyond the storm and you will always feel the warmth of the sun

Crystal Bleu from Pennsylvania FEBRUARY 21, 2011
Reach out beyond the storm and you will always feel the warmth of the sun; help others experience a better life helps us respect our blessings. Stay humble.

Steven B. from San Francisco, California SEPTEMBER 14, 2009
Helping to rid homelessness and crime in neighborhoods across the country.