“IBA cares about its residents and about the community they’ve created”
The Financial Empowerment Program is one of the many programs IBA has to assist residents. Its purpose is to help them understand and take control of their finances to achieve the goals they've set.
Catherine Asmen-Ardon is the program coordinator, and she sat with us to chat. She told us about herself, her position, and what she has in store for this program, not on...
HOW OUR FINANCIAL EMPOWERMENT TEAM REACHES IBA’S COMMUNITY
The Financial Empowerment Program addresses the needs of Villa Victoria residents by providing a variety of bilingual coaching services, including:
How to improve their credit scoreBudgeting for expected and unexpected expensesSMART goals for the future...
The Financial Empowerment and Youth Development Programs' Lemonade Stand Project
As a non-profit organization, IBA has a variety of programs that address various challenges within the community. At times—more so now than in previous years—these programs will coordinate to assess challenges that may impact more than one of them. This allows them to combine efforts and come up with ideas or projects to address these challenges together.
SUPPORTING THE GROWTH OF OTHERS
Providing financial security to the residents of Villa Victoria is one of the goals of the Financial Empowerment Program, which supports low-income families with the tools and knowledge they need to manage their finances, understand their credit and generate savings. Thanks to our new Financial Empowerment Coordinator, Nathaniel Arias, we will be able to contin...
IMPROVING YOUR CREDIT SCORE
“Good/Bad Credit” is something a lot of people struggle with and our FINANCIAL EMPOWERMENT Program offers 1:1 assessments to help our residents better understand and improve their credit score.
Read along and see how we’ve been able to change the way Joshua and Sarah, among others, manage their finances today.JoshuaJosh...