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Children's College Savings Program Kicks Off in East Durham

Durham Kids Save at Y.E. Smith is a new initiative that helps East Durham kids and their families put away coins for college.


08/19/2016

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Nevada College Kick Start Accounts Expandable and Available at 2nd Annual Opportunity Alliance Family College Night

Nevada College Kick Start Accounts Expandable and Available at 2nd Annual Opportunity Alliance Family College Night

On October 29, kindergarten and 1st grade students will have a chance to add another $50 to their Nevada College Kick Start accounts at the 2nd Annual Opportunity Alliance Family College Night.

By: Claire Sorrenson
10/23/2014

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Four 1:1 Fund Partners Launch Back to School Campaigns

Four 1:1 Fund Partners Launch Back to School Campaigns

September is College Savings Month, and what better way to celebrate than by supporting a local College Savings program?

By: Claire Sorrenson
09/30/2014

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Celebrating a successful week in the Back to School campaign!

Celebrating a successful week in the Back to School campaign!

Last week, the 1:1 Fund introduced an exciting incentive for our three partners participating in the Back to School campaign: 20 new donors meant a $1,000 match from the 1:1 Fund! Find out how our partners did.

By: Claire Sorrenson
09/16/2014

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1:1 Fund Partners with The Source Magazine to Help Low-Income NYC Kids Save for College

1:1 Fund Partners with The Source Magazine to Help Low-Income NYC Kids Save for College

Learn more about a great free raffle we are putting on with The Source, where participants can enter to win free SOURCE360 concert tickets.


09/15/2014

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Thank you for Joining the 1:1 Fund Community

Thank you for Joining the 1:1 Fund Community

Thank you to everyone that participated in The Source and 1:1 Fund Text to Win contest for Source360 concert tickets at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY!


09/11/2014

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Introducing Paul Day, Digital Media Manager

Introducing Paul Day, Digital Media Manager

Introducing Paul Day, Digital Media Manager for CFED


08/05/2014

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Design-It-Yourself: 7 Steps to Improve Your CSA Program

Design-It-Yourself: 7 Steps to Improve Your CSA Program

The New America Foundation just released a report with the latest research on Children’s Savings Accounts (CSAs). Don’t have time to read the full 26-page report? Here are the 7 key takeaways about innovative CSA program design.

By: Claire Sorrenson
07/24/2014

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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NY Giant Justin Tuck and Wife, Lauran, Discuss Importance of College Savings on Bloomberg Radio

NY Giant Justin Tuck and Wife, Lauran, Discuss Importance of College Savings on Bloomberg Radio

Listen to 1:1 Fund partners Justin and Lauran Tuck discuss the importance of college savings for low-income students on Bloomberg radio.

By: Carl Rist
03/03/2014

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Join California Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom and Give the Gift of College

Join California Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom and Give the Gift of College

California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom is leading a campaign with the 1:1 Fund & Crowdtilt to raise critical matching funds for kindergarteners in our partner San Francisco’s Kindergarten to College Program.


12/10/2013

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A Gym Filled on a Monday Night For College Savings!

A Gym Filled on a Monday Night For College Savings!

On a cold, Monday evening in Reno, hundreds of kids and parents came out to learn more about a new college savings program in their state, the Nevada College Kick Start Program.

By: Michael Chasnow
11/15/2013

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When Families Can Save, College is Not Just a Dream: It's a Plan

When Families Can Save, College is Not Just a Dream: It's a Plan

“And, how many of you are going to college?” he [Justin Tuck] continued. All hands in the room shot up. And, with smart saving, these kids have more than dreams for academic and career success: They have a plan.

By: Sherrie Deans and Nadia Owusu
10/21/2013

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