Share is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to lead the hungry and homeless to self-sufficiency by providing food, shelter, housing, education, and compassion through the strength of the community.
Share's primary goal is to support clients in securing a substantial asset. Share’s program will help participants purchase a home, start a small business, or pursue a higher education. Share will provide a 2:1 match.
Community Housing Resource Center (CHARC) provides financial planning regarding taxes, credit scores, and investments. Columbia Non Profit Housing provides housing opportunities for clients. SCORE provides business planning assistance. Pacific Continental Bank provides highly personalized banking services. SWWWDC - Washington Workforce Development is a referral source. Second Step Housing assists with affordable housing linked with community services. Vancouver Housing Authority helps with/develops clients’ needs for self-sufficiency.
Assets for Independence Grant History
ASPIRE - IDA Program
17 IDAs have been opened.
3 participants have received financial education.
$14,953 saved by participants.
2 participants have purchased an asset.
Total AFI Funding
Total AFI Grant Funding:
Total Non-Federal Support: $350,000
Low-income population of Clark County, Washington.