In total, Comcast RISE has awarded 13,000 small businesses owned by women and people of color with monetary, marketing and technology grants!

1,321 cities in 38 states

On November 22, 2022, we announced the final round of Comcast RISE awardees, which included over 2,800 small businesses that will receive Consulting, Media, or Creative Production services from Effectv, the advertising sales division of Comcast Cable, or a Tech Makeover from Comcast Business. In addition, we awarded another 500 businesses with $10,000 each in monetary grants.

During its two-year term, 13,000 recipients in in 1,321 cities across 38 states were selected as Comcast RISE recipients, including a diverse roster from restaurants and barber shops, to professional services, childcare centers and retail shops.