CAAB

Investing in People, Strengthening Communities

Success Stories

Miati's Success Story

Miati--a 3rd generation Washingtonian--is the proud owner of a home in the Kennilworth neighborhood in Ward 7 in Washington, DC thanks to her hard work, savings, taking advantage of DC's Home Purchase Assistance Program (HPAP) and an Individual Development Account (IDA) with Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB).

Miati's Success Story - Read More…

The Role of Hard Work, Saving and CAAB's IDAs in the Launch of a Photography Business in Washington, DC

Dion was able to launch his business thanks to his entrepreneurial vision and hard work and the money from his Individual Development Account (IDA) from Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB). While Dion had the aspiration of buying professional camera and flash equipment to take high quality pictures at his client events, he was still short of the necessary amount of money to buy the right type of professional equipment. When Dion learned of CAAB's Matched Savings Program he felt it could be the solution to his problem. "I was extremely fortunate to learn about CAAB and the IDAs because it gave me a chance to save, get a match and achieve my goal."

The Role of Hard Work, Saving and CAAB's IDAs in the Launch of a Photography Business in Washington, DC - Read More…

How to give

Now, more than ever, non-profits like Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB) need your help. Please support CAAB as we continue to help DC residents manage and/or improve their financial situation during these difficult times. If you can't afford to give a monetary gift, please visit our Amazon Wish List where you can choose from a variety of items that CAAB needs in order to better serve our community.

or send a check or money order to
Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB)
c/o Joseph Leitmann-Santa Cruz, Director of External Relations
1100 H Street NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20005