Investing in People, Strengthening Communities


Financial Education Program: Seminars, Workshops and One-on-One Counseling for setting financial goals, managing debt, and saving to achieve financial goals.

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Matched Savings Program: Save money to go to college, buy a home, or start or expand a business.

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Free Tax

It's Your Money: Claim it & Keep it! Learn about the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and other tax benefits.

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About Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB)

Learn about the people and programs that make CAAB one of best small non-profits in the Washington, DC metropolitan region.

Through its Matched Savings, EmergencySavingsPlus, Cash Transfer, Credit Building, Financial Education, EITC Awareness, and Financial Coaching programs, and research and advocacy, Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB) is working to ensure that all low- and moderate-income Black and Brown families in the Washington, DC metropolitan region have access to education, resources and tools so that all have an opportunity to achieve financial stability and long-term asset building and prosperity.


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Success Stories

  • IDA Saver_Homeownership_Miati (DC)

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    Miati's Success Story

    Miati recommends paying yourself first and making savings deposits quickly.

  • IDA Saver_Small Business (DC)

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    Dion's Success Story

    "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."