Own It Financial Education

Own It Financial Education Program

The YWCA is dedicated to providing economic empowerment programs. The Own It Financial Education Program is a four-week program that gives women and their families the skills and tools to own their financial future.

The Own It program is taught by financial professional volunteers and covers topics such as saving for the future, budgeting, using credit wisely and managing a bank account.

“This program has made it possible for my #1 dream to come true and has opened other possibilities for new dreams and accomplishments. I am now a much more confident determined women and first in my family to own a home. I am breaking the cycle of poverty and raising my daughter in a much more positive environment. I owe it all to the YWCA and the Own It program”

Own it Financial Education

Learn to Manage your Money for FREE. Own It is a FREE four-week program that will give you the tools you need to own your financial future. Three months after completing Own It: 3 out of 4 students report an increase in savings and reduced personal debt.

Topics include: Saving for the future, Budgeting, Using credit wisely and Managing a bank account.

Home Ownership 101

Do you dream of owning your own home but don’t know where to start?

Own It: Home Ownership 101 will teach you everything you need to know about buying the home you’ve always dreamed of.

Insurance 101

Whether it’s for car, home, health or life, everyone needs insurance.

Own It 101: Insurance will teach you everything you need to know about insurance and how to protect yourself.

Own It Community Partners

  •  A New Leaf/MesaCan
  • Aeurot Foundation
  • Arizona Advocates for Ex-Offenders
  • Arizona Community Foundation
  • Buckeye Family Resource Center 
  • Catholic Charities, Westside Head Start Child & Family Recourses
  • City of Phoenix
  • DES/Re-Entry Program
  • Earn to Learn
  • Fresh Start Women’s Foundation
  • Girl Scouts – Arizona Cactus Pine Council
  • Homeward Bound

  • Hope Crossing
  • Hope Women Center
  • House of Refuge – Sunnyslope
  • Issacs School District
  • Labor Community Service Agency 
  • Lyft
  • Maricopa County Head Start
  • Maricopa County Library 
  • Martin Luther King Elem School/Roosevelt Family Resource Center
  • Mesa Community College
  • Neighborhood Housing Services of Phoenix 
  • New Pathways for Youth 
  • Paradise Valley Community College
  • Phoenix College

  • Phoenix Dream Center
  • Phoenix Public Libraries
  • Salvation Army Kroc Center 
  • Save the Family
  • Scottsdale Library
  • Sojourner Center
  • Sonoran Science Academy
  • South Mountain Community College
  • Southwest Human Development 
  • St. Vincent de Paul
  • Tempe Community Action Agency 
  • Tempe Community Center
  • UMOM

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