One year. Four people. See the power of savings transform their lives.
was raised in the foster care system. Today she's a single mom trying to make ends meet and provide a better home for her daughter. Will she be able to finish school and find a job that can give them more stability?
They save $1. You match $2.
Supporters like you provide a boost to help someone start saving and get on the path to financial stability.
had to leave home as a teenager when his mom was no longer able to care for him. Now a young man on his own, Teran opens an Opportunity Fund savings account and begins to set aside money. Can he build his savings and his confidence?
Average monthly savings = $30
It doesn't sound like much. But with a median annual income of $14,000, saving $30 is transformative.
has had financial troubles ever since her husband passed away 16 years ago. With Opportunity Fund's help, she is working to move forward and save regularly to support herself. Will Florence be able to take control of her finances for the first time in her life?
They keep saving.
70% of Opportunity Fund savers continue to save. They change their lives by making a long-term change in their behavior.
is a part-time student, full-time employee, and single mother supporting three young kids. When she opens her savings account, she also gains a financial education. But will she be able to break bad habits in favor of saving?
70% help their kids save
Three out of four Opportunity Fund savers open savings accounts for their children. This is an important step in breaking the cycle of poverty.