Brazos Valley Community Action Agency is a nonprofit agency that has provided one AFI grant since 2009, with the objective of identifying and assisting people with asset building and helping them achieve their financial goals.
Brazos Valley Community Action Agency emphasizes homeownership, postsecondary education, and business capitalization, with the goal of assisting participants through asset building, buying their homes, improving their earning potential, or starting businesses to end or mitigate poverty. This grantee is successful in partnering with in-house and local agencies to provide a variety of support services for participants.
Partners for Brazos Valley Community Action Agency include the Brazos Valley United Way; City of Bryan and College Station in housing programs (CHDO); Project Unity; Brazos Land Realty & Properties; Brazos Valley Small Business Development Center; Agrilife; and Citibank, which provide a strong participant recruitment base, tax preparation help, financial education, and asset-specific education. City of Bryan and College Station in housing programs (CHDO) builds homes for people who complete IDA program.
Assets for Independence Grant History
Individual Development Accounts for Asset Building
21 IDAs have been opened.
8 participants have received financial education.
$16,747 saved by participants.
4 participants have purchased an asset.
Total AFI Funding
Total AFI Grant Funding:
Total Non-Federal Support: $100,000
Brazos Valley Community Action Agency targets eligible residents of Brazos County in Texas.
Brazos Valley Community Action Agency
504 East 27th Bryan, TX 77803