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Back to School, Back to Saving

Back to School, Back to Saving

Now through Saturday, the 1:1 Fund will provide a dollar-for-dollar match of donations of up to $500 to three participating CSA programs. Give this week and we will double your donation!

By: Merrit Gillard
09/14/2015

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'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

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A Big Win for Children's Savings

A Big Win for Children's Savings

84 donors participated in the 1:1 Fund's Double Down On Education campaign, contributing a grand total of...

By: Claire Sorrenson
04/07/2015

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Double Down on Education

Double Down on Education

From March 30-April 3, the 1:1 Fund will use a $20,000 pledge from Google.org to match your donations dollar-for-dollar up to $500!

By: Claire Sorrenson
04/01/2015

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Saver Spotlight: The Paredes Family

Saver Spotlight: The Paredes Family

Imelda and Elias Paredes have big dreams for their children. Kindergarten to College is helping to make those dreams a reality.

By: Claire Sorrenson
02/02/2015

News Children's Savings Accounts Meet Our Savers K2C

How Children’s Savings Accounts Can Help Close the Wealth Gap

How Children’s Savings Accounts Can Help Close the Wealth Gap

A recent Washington Post op-ed says CSAs can help address the wealth gap. Michael Chasnow weighs in.

By: Michael Chasnow
01/16/2015

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How To Make Your Giving Tuesday a Huge Success

How To Make Your Giving Tuesday a Huge Success

The 1:1 Fund's Giving Tuesday campaign was a huge success. Here are our hard-won tips.

By: Michael Chasnow
01/13/2015

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Gavin Newsom, Justin Tuck Support 1:1 Fund

Gavin Newsom, Justin Tuck Support 1:1 Fund

An all-star cast of children's savings supporters celebrated the work of Kindergarten to College and the 1:1 Fund.

By: Claire Sorrenson
12/12/2014

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We Did it!

We Did it!

Our partners shot past their collective #GivingTuesday goal of $27,000. Find out what they raised and how that money will help children saving for college!

By: Claire Sorrenson
12/03/2014

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Reasons to Give

Reasons to Give

Here are the top 10 reasons to why you should help kids saving for college this #GivingTuesday


12/02/2014

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Support Kids' College Dreams

Support Kids' College Dreams

This #GivingTuesday, support our partners who are helping kids save for college. We'll double every dollar you give on December 1 & 2 up to $500!

By: Claire Sorrenson
12/01/2014

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1:1 Fund Partners Raise $9,000+ to Match College Savers

1:1 Fund Partners Raise $9,000+ to Match College Savers

Our partners raised $9,026 through the 1:1 Fund platform, getting 248 more kids started on the path towards college.

By: Claire Sorrenson
10/13/2014

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1:1 Fund Featured in the New York Times

1:1 Fund Featured in the New York Times

The 1:1 Fund recently featured in a New York Times op-ed by Andrea Levere, president of the Corporation for Enterprise Development. News coverage like this demonstrates how the movement to match kids' college dreams is growing.


10/09/2014

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The Back to School Campaign: Why Give?

The Back to School Campaign: Why Give?

With ONLY 2 DAYS LEFT to donate to three of our partners' campaigns, here are 7 reasons why the Back to School Campaign is a cause worth giving to.

By: Claire Sorrenson
10/01/2014

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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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The 1:1 Fund at the Assets Learning Conference 2014

The 1:1 Fund at the Assets Learning Conference 2014

Scroll through our fun "Storify" on how the 1:1 Fund made a big splash at this year's Assets Learning Conference.

By: Claire Sorrenson
09/24/2014

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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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Saver Spotlight: Nasia

Saver Spotlight: Nasia

Meet Nasia Ortega, a first grader at New Traditions Elementary School and the proud holder of a K2C savings account.

By: Claire Sorrenson
08/22/2014

News Meet Our Savers K2C