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Tuck’s R.U.S.H. for Literacy Holds Catalyst 2014 Event

Tuck’s R.U.S.H. for Literacy Holds Catalyst 2014 Event

Read the R.U.S.H. for Literacy's take on Catalyst Forum to discuss expanding access to college savings accounts for all children in the Tri-State.


07/21/2014

News 1:1 Friends

Senate Finance Committee: A Powerful Force in the Movement for Universal Children’s Savings Accounts

Senate Finance Committee: A Powerful Force in the Movement for Universal Children’s Savings Accounts

Learn how Children’s Savings Accounts (CSAs) reached another milestone on the path to the White House Rose Garden.

By: Alexander Scarlis and Ezra Levin
07/08/2014

News Latest in Policy Children's Savings Accounts CFED

Catalyst Forum Brings Together Senator Cory Booker and NFL Star Justin Tuck to Talk with NYC Leaders About CSAs

Catalyst Forum Brings Together Senator Cory Booker and NFL Star Justin Tuck to Talk with NYC Leaders About CSAs

The Tucks and Senator Cory Booker lead a great conversation about CSAs and college access.

By: Carl Rist
07/03/2014

News 1:1 Friends

Top Three Takeaways from the CFSI Emerge Conference

Top Three Takeaways from the CFSI Emerge Conference

Learn about a new child savings program, an innovative savings product and more!

By: Michael Chasnow
06/19/2014

News Children's Savings Accounts

Leading Thinkers Address Children’s Savings Accounts in the Context of Wealth Inequality

Leading Thinkers Address Children’s Savings Accounts in the Context of Wealth Inequality

Two new reports from prominent researchers that were released this spring reference children’s savings accounts.

By: Carl Rist
06/05/2014

News

Today is 529 College Savings Day!

Today is 529 College Savings Day!

Today, May 29, is National 529 College Savings Day, a day to raise awareness about the importance of saving for college with 529 plans.

By: Veronica Weis
05/29/2014

News Children's Savings Accounts

Lieutenant Governor Newsom joins 1:1 Fund in Presenting $150,000 Check to K2C

Lieutenant Governor Newsom joins 1:1 Fund in Presenting $150,000 Check to K2C

Have you ever spoken to 90 kindergarteners about college? We did last week with Gavin Newsom, learn more about this fun event.

By: Carl Rist and Michael Chasnow
05/27/2014

News K2C 1:1 Friends San Francisco

 Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom presents $150,000 Grant Award to San Francisco’s Kindergarten to College

Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom presents $150,000 Grant Award to San Francisco’s Kindergarten to College

Funds raised via the 1:1 Fund to match college savings for 4,500 kindergarten students enrolled in nation’s first universal college savings program.


05/22/2014

Press Releases K2C

Moms and Education: A Mother's Day Reflection

Moms and Education: A Mother's Day Reflection

When I speak with adult children of all ages about the admiration they have for their mothers, the topic of education always seems to surface.

By: Patricia Roberts
05/12/2014

News

Recapping Last Week's CFED Children’s Savings Conference

Recapping Last Week's CFED Children’s Savings Conference

Read our highlights from CFED's Children's Savings Conference, from an exciting raffle to stories straight from college savers.

By: Michael Chasnow and Kristin Lawton
05/07/2014

Children's Savings Accounts News 1:1 Friends

1:1 Fund Partners with CSA Programs to Increase College Success

1:1 Fund Partners with CSA Programs to Increase College Success

How the 1:1 Fund helps families set out on a path toward postsecondary education.

By: Alicia Atkinson
05/06/2014

1:1 Friends Mississippi CFED Latest in Policy News

1:1 Fund Launches New National Match Fund

1:1 Fund Launches New National Match Fund

The new National Match Fund, a pool of savings incentives and match funds that will enable the 1:1 Fund to fuel the development of innovative child college savings account programs across the US.

By: Carl Rist
04/29/2014

News 1:1 Friends

1:1 Fund Releases 2013 Impact Report

1:1 Fund Releases 2013 Impact Report

How the 1:1 Fund supported and strengthened the work of our child savings program partners in 2013.

By: Michael Chasnow
04/23/2014

News Children's Aid Society K2C Mississippi Children's Aid Society 1:1 Friends

Charles Schwab Bank Donates $10,000 Matching Grant To Launch April Funding Drive For Nevada College Kick Start Program

Charles Schwab Bank Donates $10,000 Matching Grant To Launch April Funding Drive For Nevada College Kick Start Program

Others encouraged to donate through the 1:1 Fund as part of effort to spur low-income families to open college savings accounts


04/02/2014

Press Releases News Nevada

Kindergarten to College Bank Days a Hit!

Kindergarten to College Bank Days a Hit!

K2C students & families visit their local Citi branch and save for college!

By: Annie Liu
03/27/2014

News K2C 1:1 Friends

Saver Spotlight: Jeffrey

Saver Spotlight: Jeffrey

Jeffrey tells his story of how College Track's savings program made college possible for him and his family.


03/18/2014

College Track Meet Our Savers News

Children’s Advocates in California Call for Kids Accounts at Birth

Children’s Advocates in California Call for Kids Accounts at Birth

A new study from Children Now in California highlights the importance of children savings to help kids grow and thrive.

By: Carl Rist
03/14/2014

News Education Latest in Policy

Support for Children’s Savings Accounts Mounts at the National Level

Support for Children’s Savings Accounts Mounts at the National Level

Learn about momentum for Children's Savings Accounts at the federal level in the United States!

By: Ezra Levin
03/12/2014

News Children's Savings Accounts Latest in Policy

Tackling Education Challenges Using the 2014 CFED Scorecard

Tackling Education Challenges Using the 2014 CFED Scorecard

What are the key policies needed to support a high-quality education system and how do we know if they’re working?? The 2014 CFED Assets & Opportunity Scorecard helps us to answer these questions.

By: Michael Chasnow
03/07/2014

News Education Latest in Policy

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