Financial Education Program: Seminars, Workshops and One-on-One Counseling for setting financial goals, managing debt, and saving to achieve financial goals.
Matched Savings Program: Save money to go to college, buy a home, or start or expand a business.
Through its Financial Education, Matched Savings and Consumer Education programs, and research and advocacy, Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB) is working to ensure that all residents in the Greater DC area have opportunities to save and invest in their dreams.
Imagine the pride of being the first one in your family to go to college, or buying your first home, or starting your own small business. At CAAB we provide the financial training, savings opportunities, and supports that help people actually make their dreams a reality.
With your help, we can leverage your donation to help even more people achieve their dreams.
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Capital Area Asset Builders
c/o Joseph Leitmann-Santa Cruz, Associate Director
1100 H St NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20005
April 10, 2017
Disparities in homeownership are one of the largest drivers of this country's racial wealth divide. This Wednesday, April 12 from 2-4 pm, CFED, the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB), the Urban Institute and other experts will discuss how we can ensure that households of color have equal opportunity to build wealth through homeownership, including the policy recommendations in CFED's recently-released report.
March 23, 2017
On Wednesday, March 22, 2017, at the “Understanding the Community Reinvestment Act and Community Development ” conference over 60 community stakeholders from DC-based community based organizations, regional funders, national asset building intermediaries, and representatives of Federal Government agencies and the DC Government came together to discuss the role of the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) in community development and how community-based organizations can partner with banks to serve neighborhood development and banking needs.
March 07, 2017
Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB) and partners invite you on March 22nd to the eight in a series of conversations about economic issues affecting low- and moderate-income individuals, families and communities in the Washington Metropolitan Area and critical tools that can measurably improve financial well-being.
March 06, 2017
On Thursday, March 9, 2017, Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB), the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and Abt Associates will host a gathering of financial educators and coaches to request their insights and opinions to the CFPB on resources it is developing to help support financial educators and enhance the financial capability of consumers.