CAAB

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Partnering with WC Smith to Financially Empower DC's Youth

At the invitation from WC Smith, on July 6th Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB) provided a financial empowerment workshop for 50 District of Columbia youth at THEARC. Participants learned how to gain control of their finances by acquiring knowledge of their relationship with money, how to budget, how to properly utilize credit, their financial rights and how to save & invest for a better future.

Partnering with WC Smith to Financially Empower DC's Youth

At the invitation from WC Smith, on July 6th Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB) provided a financial empowerment workshop for 50 District of Columbia youth at THEARC. Participants learned how to gain control of their finances by acquiring knowledge of their relationship with money, how to budget, how to properly utilize credit, their financial rights and how to save & invest for a better future.

The youth are participants in WC Smith's 2016 Summer Youth Employment Program

CAAB congratulates WC Smith for incorporating financial education into the summer youth employment program. Financially empowering our community's youth is beneficial for them and for the rest of society.


About Capital Area Asset Builders

Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to empower low- and moderate-income residents of the Greater DC Area to take control of their finances, increase their savings, and build wealth for a better future.

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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, CEO & Executive Director
1100 H Street NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20005