Funder: Bank of America
This initiative boost awareness and application of financial capability strategies through ASL communication access in the Deaf community, increasing the number of Deaf individuals that will:
- Become banked
- Become ABLE Account owners
- Receive financial coaching
- Receive work incentives counseling
- Address financial challenges & implement solutions
The project increases financial empowerment in the Deaf community through a combination of educational workshops and training, and ASL videos.
The initiative improves communication access within financial institutions through Deaf awareness, so that more Deaf individuals may seamlessly access banking, savings and other critical services in the financial mainstream.
For more information, contact Nancy Boutot.