Our Founding

Riyah's House was started by Barakah Miller, in memory of her daughter Ramiyah, as a Community Development Corporation that aids foster teens and women in transitional housing, independence, and career growth.


Our Mission

To provide programs, services, and housing for women and teens transitioning to become self-sufficient through entrepreneurship and the arts.


The vision of Riyah's House is to become the premiere community resource creating opportunities for women and youth to unlock the purpose they have within .



Riyah's House has 3 Tiers of service:

Tier 1

B & B Transitional Housing for Emancipated, Run Away & Foster Teens.

Housing, services, and programs for teens transitioning from state care and emancipated/run away teens.

Tier 2

B & B transitional housing for women who are in a transitional period of their life seeking to re-create themselves and explore entrepreneurship to create self-sufficiency and embrace their creativity. 

Tier 3

Youth who are interested in pursuing careers in the fine and performing arts.