If your organization serves economically vulnerable populations and you are interested in gaining more intensive support for your consumer financial empowerment efforts, you can apply for the Your Money, Your Goals 2020 cohort.
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau are looking for approximately 40 organizations from across the country that are interested in using the Your Money, Your Goals toolkit, issue-focused booklets, and companion guides to help build the financial well-being of the people they serve. Members of the cohort will receive training, materials, and technical assistance, including support to develop and execute their Your Money, Your Goals implementation plans.
The Office of Community Affairs is interested in working with organizations that serve economically vulnerable populations to equip frontline staff and volunteers to introduce financial capability topics in their meetings with the people they serve. These organizations may include:
- public and private social service organizations
- faith-based organizations
- legal aid organizations
- volunteer organizations
- local governments
- financial institutions
- organizations focused on entrepreneurship and economic development
You can read more about the selection criteria and how to apply here. The deadline for the application is September 6, 2019.