Asset Building Matched Savings

Several asset building and matched savings programs are offered including Meet Your Match and the IDEA Initiative. Participants commit to saving money and attending financial education classes to enhance skills and knowledge of financial and asset resources. Additionally, individual consultation services assist participants in identifying and meeting economic stability goals. Some Asset Building programs provide a matched savings component.

Services Offered
  • Workshops (financial management, housing, education, and career development)
  • Individual consultation to meet asset development goals (financial management, housing, education, and career development)
  • Asset building services
  • Matched savings, if eligibleOnsite workshops for employers (financial management, housing, education, and career development)
Eligibility Criteria

Each program has different eligibility criteria which may include:

  • Referral from and participation in a Heartland Alliance partner program
  • Earned income of $10,000 – $40,000
  • Head of Household
  • Live or work in Chicago
  • Over age 18

Contact us for specific details.

Fees

Applying for Services

Contact program to learn more and enroll for services.

Referral and Intake

Contact program to learn more and enroll for services.

Contact Information

Phone number: 773-728-5960
Fax number: 773-728-4907
Email: assetdevelopment@heartlandalliance.org
Website: www.heartlandalliance.org/assetbuilding

Address

4411 North Ravenswood Avenue
Chicago IL 60640


1512 East Hyde Park Boulevard
Chicago IL 60615

Directions

Uptown neighborhood office accessible via Brown line “el” (Montrose station)

Hyde Park office accessible via CTA buses #6, #15, #28

Hours

Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.  Evening and weekend hours are based on course schedule and available by appointment

Languages

Languages spoken by staff: English, Spanish
Services provided in the following languages: English, Spanish

Appointments

This program takes appointments.

Walk Ins Accepted

This program does not accept walk-ins.

Additional Information