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Sign Up for the Race for Retirement and Prudential Will Give $25 to the 1:1 Fund!

Sign Up for the Race for Retirement and Prudential Will Give $25 to the 1:1 Fund!

The 1:1 Fund helps low-income students save for their college dreams, so we understand that regular savings in the short-run lead to big dreams in the long-run.

By: Merrit Gillard
08/18/2015

News

1:1 Fund Partners: Leading the Nation to Expand Children’s Savings

1:1 Fund Partners: Leading the Nation to Expand Children’s Savings

We couldn't do this work to expand children's savings without the support of our outstanding partners.

By: Carl Rist
07/21/2015

College Track Students Have a Stellar Track Record for Savings

College Track Students Have a Stellar Track Record for Savings

Could you find an extra $500 to sock away in savings? Because that’s exactly what high school seniors in the San Francisco Bay area are doing.

By: Merrit Gillard
07/14/2015

News College Track

'It sends a message to this generation that we need to do this together'

'It sends a message to this generation that we need to do this together'

The success of San Francisco’s Kindergarten to College (K2C) is an example of the power of partnerships.

By: Merrit Gillard
06/29/2015

News K2C

Nevada 529 Program Kick Started College Savings for 35,000 Kindergarteners in 2014

Nevada 529 Program Kick Started College Savings for 35,000 Kindergarteners in 2014

With the launch of an ambitious college saving effort, Nevada has made 529 accounts available to tens of thousands of students.

By: Merrit Gillard
06/23/2015

Nevada News

Your Support is Helping Our Newest Partner Get Ready to Launch

Your Support is Helping Our Newest Partner Get Ready to Launch

Thanks to the support of 1:1 Fund donors across the country, more than 15 St. Louis city kids will have the chance to get on the path to college.

By: Merrit Gillard
06/16/2015

Children's Savings Accounts St. Louis College Kids

Donate This Week and Find Out #What23DollarsCanDo

Donate This Week and Find Out #What23DollarsCanDo

St. Louis is ready to launch our new Children’s Savings Account program. Donate this week to start this year’s kindergarten class on the path to college!

By: Janiene Garcia, Guest Contributor
06/08/2015

St. Louis College Kids News

"I Have A Dream" Foundation Grew in 2014

"I Have A Dream" Foundation Grew in 2014

The "I Have a Dream" Foundation had a successful fundraising year with the 1:1 Fund in 2014.

By: Merrit Gillard
06/04/2015

IHDF News

1:1 Fund Welcomes Ninth Partner: St. Louis College Kids

1:1 Fund Welcomes Ninth Partner: St. Louis College Kids

The College Kids initiative will open a restricted college savings account for every child entering kindergarten in all St. Louis Public Schools and St. Louis City charter schools.


05/28/2015

News St. Louis

FUEL Education Focuses on Family

FUEL Education Focuses on Family

FUEL Education has had a great first year of partnership with the 1:1 Fund, read highlights here!

By: Michael Chasnow
05/13/2015

News FUEL Education

Our First Teachers: Moms and Education

Our First Teachers: Moms and Education

A personal story and a call to support mothers who are guiding their children on the path towards higher education.

By: Patricia Roberts
05/08/2015

News Children's Savings Accounts

The Mississippi CSA Program Teaches in 2014

The Mississippi CSA Program Teaches in 2014

Learn about the Mississippi CSA Program's financial education boot camp for parents.


05/04/2015

News Mississippi

Can College Savings Reduce Student Loan Debt?

Can College Savings Reduce Student Loan Debt?

College savings can be a significant part of a strategy for reducing college debt, read to learn more.

By: Carl Rist
04/29/2015

News Children's Savings Accounts Debt

CAS College Savers Program Growing Through 2014

CAS College Savers Program Growing Through 2014

Learn about the progress of The Children's Aid Society's College Savers Program!

By: Michael Chasnow
04/23/2015

News Children's Aid Society Children's Savings Accounts

2014 Impact Report

2014 Impact Report

Introducing the 1:1 Fund's 2014 Impact Report.

By: Claire Sorrenson
04/08/2015

News

Our Impact in 2014

Our Impact in 2014

Highlights from the 1:1 Fund's 2014 Impact Report


04/07/2015

News

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