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Almost half of Oakland familes are liquid asset poor
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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.
AC CAN’s Member Organizations are located across the Bay Area. Get in touch with those closest to you.
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Innovative partnership with Alameda County Social Services to bring asset building to recipients of public benefits earned a Platforms for Prosperity Award from Prosperity Now
Low-income families in our region are struggling more than ever to balance family budgets, which are stressed by rising housing costs on top of the already high cost of Bay Area living. Families’ financial worries [...]
Last week AC CAN presented at the California Asset Building Coalition Symposium in Sacramento. We were on a panel called Making it Work-Integrating Financial Capability in Workforce Programs, moderated by Lisa Forti from First 5 [...]