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Mar 15, 2019
At his State of the City address on March 14, Saint Paul (MN) Mayor Melvin Carter announced a universal, at-birth Children’s Savings Account (CSA) program set to launch next year—
Feb 26, 2019
Last month, Prosperity Now released its 2019 Scorecard, a comprehensive resource for data on household financial health, racial economic disparities and relevant policy recommendations.
Feb 14, 2019
The children’s savings field continued to grow in 2018, according to a new report from Prosperity Now. The Movement Soars Ahead: The State of the Children’s Savings Field 2018 is the third annual children’s savings report by Prosperity Now.
Jan 18, 2019
During the 1:1 Fund’s last quarterly campaign of 2018, Giving Tuesday, 13 CSA programs raised more than $85,000 from approximately 330 donors to fund incentives for young students to save for college. With matching dollars from the 1:1 Fund, the total amount raised came to almost $118,000. These totals marked another strong Giving Tuesday for the 1:1 Fund.
Jan 18, 2019
After 28 years with the “I Have A Dream” Foundation, the Des Moines Dream affiliate has rebranded as a separate nonprofit: the By Degrees Foundation.