Financial stress

With low paying jobs and high cost of living expenses, financial instability is a daily struggle for many American households.

In Texas:

Making Ends Meet

48% of individuals do not have emergency funds to get by in case of unexpected circumstances.

Making Ends Meet

21% of individuals reported that over the past year, their household spent more than their income.

Planning Ahead

29% of households in neighborhoods of color have medical debt that has been sent to collection.

Our approach

Financial capability is the capacity, based on knowledge, skills, and access, to manage financial resources effectively. Our approach seeks to provide education but also increase access to financial products and services by removing the barriers that prevent people from achieving their goals.

Education

Financial education in the schools and organizations that serve low income communities creates a strong foundation to achieve success.

Training

We provide training to organizations seeking to embed financial capability programming into their existing models.

Awareness

Our awareness events congregate community leaders and decision makers to find solutions to critical issues.

Advocacy

Through advocacy we seek to break down the barriers that prevent people from achieving financial stability.

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We are grateful for the support of our sustaining partners who help us continue empowering the Central Texas community and enriching lives all around us.

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