We are the Alameda County Community Asset Network – AC CAN

AC CAN’s mission is to build the local capacity to create economic equity in Alameda County by working collectively with our members to develop innovative asset-building strategies, services, and policies.

We are a working group of service providers, credit unions and banks, community-based organizations, public agencies, and base building groups that work in partnership to increase the income and assets of low-to-moderate income Alameda County residents.

Find the asset building services you need in the Bay Area

Help your community become Savvy Consumers

Innovative partnership with Alameda County Social Services to bring asset building to recipients of public benefits

Latest blog posts

AC CAN Chosen as a Prosperity Now Community Champion

CFED has changed its name to Prosperity Now, and as one component of their changing brand, they are forming a new nationwide network of organizations which serve as leaders in state, tribal, or local economies. [...]

Building Peace of Mind Dollar for Dollar 

June 20, 2017 marked the launch of San Francisco-based EARN’s new asset-building tool SaverLife. SaverLife San Francisco is a transformative community movement designed to increase financial stability and emergency savings in the Bay [...]

Personal Stories, Not Facts, Make Change

This advocacy mantra refers to the human nature of decision makers who are often more swayed by a moving story, convincingly told, than a wealth of statistics.  Politicians and other decision makers need access to [...]

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