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House of the Rising Sun

Rise To Be Your Best Version

Portland, OR   |  https://hotrs13.org
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House of the Rising Sun

EIN: 93-2985652


Mission

What makes House Of The Rising Sun unique? We offer more than just discussions; we provide real, actionable guidance and personalized services. Struggling with mental health? Wrestling with unfulfilled aspirations? Our one-to-one sessions, available both in Portland and virtually, are designed to guide you through life's challenges, helping you to face the future with renewed confidence and clarity. Our community thrives on sharing experiences, wisdom, and support. Whether you're a beginner in meditation or an experienced practitioner of holistic health, there's a place for you here. Connect, network, and grow with individuals who share your passion for a spiritually enriched life. Don't miss out on this opportunity to be part of a thriving online international organization.

Notes from the nonprofit

At House Of The Rising Sun, we believe that every human deserves a life of happiness and being comfortable within their sexuality and body. We believe our way of providing quality classes, workshops and resources to humans is an indispensable component which will help address the way these deficiencies are addressed nationally and globally. We devote our time, our empathy and resources to work with people to enhance their quality of life as well as give their self-worth a boost. Also, as a part of our community services to uplifting people, one of the things our organization wants to do is provide women with menstrual products that are chemical-free. We now have the opportunity to begin making a substantial impact in the lives of people not only in America but around the world.

Ruling year info

2023

Principal Officer

Lucious Lyran

Main address

5331 S Macadam Ave Ste 258 PMB 1063

Portland, OR 97239 USA

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EIN

93-2985652

Subject area info

Community organizing

Community service

Spirituality

Human rights

Religion

Population served info

Children and youth

Adults

Ethnic and racial groups

NTEE code info

Single Organization Support (X11)

IRS subsection

501(c)(3) Public Charity

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-N.

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Programs and results

What we aim to solve

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Our programs

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Meditation Classes

Participants will embark on a transformative journey that promises manifold benefits. Meditation is scientifically proven to reduce stress, improve concentration, and enhance overall well-being. Regular practice can lead to increased emotional stability, heightened self-awareness, and a profound sense of calm in the face of life's challenges. It's not just about finding peace during the meditation sessions but cultivating a mindset that participants carry into their daily lives, fostering resilience, compassion, and mindfulness in every action and interaction. The ripple effects of a single meditation class can be far-reaching. As individuals find peace and clarity, they become beacons of positivity in their families, workplaces, and broader community. The Heart of Enlightenment envisions this class as a foundational step towards building a more compassionate, understanding, and resilient society. By empowering individuals with the tools to manage stress.

Population(s) Served

Where we work

Our results

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

How does this organization measure their results? It's a hard question but an important one.

Number of clients who report a greater sense of purpose and improved overall wellness

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Type of Metric

Outcome - describing the effects on people or issues

Direction of Success

Increasing

Goals & Strategy

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Learn about the organization's key goals, strategies, capabilities, and progress.

Charting impact

Four powerful questions that require reflection about what really matters - results.

At House Of The Rising Sun, we believe that every human deserves a life of happiness and being comfortable within their sexuality and body. We believe our way of providing quality classes, workshops and resources to humans is an indispensable component which will help address the way these deficiencies are addressed nationally and globally. We devote our time, our faith and resources to work with people to enhance their quality of life as well as give their self-worth a boost. Also, as a part of our community services to uplifting people, one of the things our organization wants to do is provide women with menstrual products that are chemical-free. We now have the opportunity to begin making a substantial impact in the lives of people not only in America but around the world. Perhaps youre struggling with your mental health or you have hopes but no idea how to achieve them? We can offer one-to-one sessions in Portland or online to help you work through your problems and look to the future, facing your challenges head on with renewed confidence. Our mission is to help women, children, and men everywhere find self love and peace in their own inner power. We offer courses in meditation, health, beauty, and spiritual guidance with a holistic twist.

As a board member of a spiritual non-profit wellness center, I've observed firsthand the myriad challenges our society faces regarding wellness and mental health. In an era marked by rapid technological advancements and societal shifts, many find themselves disconnected from their inner selves, leading to a rise in stress, anxiety, and mental health disorders. This disconnection not only impacts individuals on a personal level but also affects the fabric of our communities, contributing to broader societal issues.

Our wellness center, grounded in the principles of spirituality and holistic well-being, seeks to address these challenges by fostering a deep sense of connection, peace, and purpose. We believe that wellness and mental health cannot be approached through isolated interventions but require a comprehensive, integrated strategy that nurtures the mind, body, and spirit in unison.

Our Strategies:

Holistic Programs: We offer a range of programs that integrate various aspects of wellness, including meditation, yoga, nutrition, and community engagement. These programs are designed to help individuals find balance, reduce stress, and cultivate a deeper sense of inner peace.

Community Building: Recognizing the power of community in healing and personal growth, we strive to create a supportive, inclusive environment where individuals from all walks of life can come together to share experiences, learn from each other, and build meaningful connections.

Accessibility: We are committed to making our programs accessible to everyone, regardless of their financial situation. This includes offering sliding scale fees, scholarships, and free community events to ensure that no one is turned away due to lack of resources.

Education and Outreach: Through workshops, seminars, and collaborations with other organizations, we aim to raise awareness about the importance of holistic wellness and mental health, breaking down stigmas and encouraging more people to seek support.

Sustainable Practices: In all our operations, we prioritize sustainability, recognizing the interconnection between our well-being and the health of our planet. This includes using eco-friendly materials, promoting sustainable living among our community, and integrating nature-based therapies into our programs.

Research and Innovation: We are continuously exploring new approaches to wellness and mental health, incorporating the latest research and innovations into our programs to ensure they are effective and relevant.

By addressing the root causes of disconnection and fostering a holistic approach to wellness, we believe we can make a significant impact on individual lives and, by extension, society as a whole. Our vision is a world where everyone has access to the resources and support they need to thrive, both mentally and spiritually. Through our concerted efforts, we are not just a wellness center; we are a movement towards a more compassionate, healthy, and connected society.

How we listen

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Seeking feedback from people served makes programs more responsive and effective. Here’s how this organization is listening.

done We shared information about our current feedback practices.
  • How is your organization using feedback from the people you serve?

    To inform the development of new programs/projects, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve, To understand people's needs and how we can help them achieve their goals

  • Which of the following feedback practices does your organization routinely carry out?

    We aim to collect feedback from as many people we serve as possible, We take steps to ensure people feel comfortable being honest with us, We engage the people who provide feedback in looking for ways we can improve in response, We act on the feedback we receive

  • What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?

    We don't have any major challenges to collecting feedback

Financials

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

Documents
Letter of Determination is not available for this organization
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Principal Officer

Lucious Lyran

There are no officers, directors or key employees recorded for this organization

There are no highest paid employees recorded for this organization.

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Board of directors
as of 02/08/2024
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
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Board chair

Lucious Lyran

Krystal Jones

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Marissa Thompson

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Dan Nori

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Board leadership practices

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

GuideStar worked with BoardSource, the national leader in nonprofit board leadership and governance, to create this section.

  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? Yes
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? Yes
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? Yes
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? Yes
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? Not applicable

Organizational demographics

SOURCE: Self-reported; last updated 2/2/2024

Who works and leads organizations that serve our diverse communities? Candid partnered with CHANGE Philanthropy on this demographic section.

Leadership

The organization's leader identifies as:

Race & ethnicity
Black/African American
Gender identity
Male, Not transgender
Sexual orientation
Heterosexual or Straight
Disability status
Person without a disability

Race & ethnicity

Gender identity

Transgender Identity

Sexual orientation

Disability

Equity strategies

Last updated: 02/02/2024

GuideStar partnered with Equity in the Center - an organization that works to shift mindsets, practices, and systems to increase racial equity - to create this section. Learn more

Data
  • We have long-term strategic plans and measurable goals for creating a culture such that one’s race identity has no influence on how they fare within the organization.
Policies and processes
  • We seek individuals from various race backgrounds for board and executive director/CEO positions within our organization.
  • We have community representation at the board level, either on the board itself or through a community advisory board.
  • We engage everyone, from the board to staff levels of the organization, in race equity work and ensure that individuals understand their roles in creating culture such that one’s race identity has no influence on how they fare within the organization.