Save Up Program

 
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Jan 12, 2012

Save Up Begins New Class

Participant completes financial literary component
Participant completes financial literary component

The Save Up Program, the flagship program for the RISE Foundation, is gearing up to begin another class to help low-income families become financially self-sufficient and asset owners on January 19. Since July 2011, the Save Up Program has graduated a class of 20 participants, increasing the graduating class number from 437 to 457. The participants successfully completed an intensive six-week financial literacy class to prepare them to save long-term for assets. Since that time, there has one home purchase and eight vehicle purchases. The total asset creation has increased from $5.7 M to $5.8 M. 

Your donations will help to provide matched funds for participants as they work to save money and provide better lives for themselves and their families. 

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Aimee Burnwatt

Memphis, Tennessee United States

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Map of Save Up Program