Empowering Domestic Violence Survivors

Newsletter Issue: May 2017

Quick Clicks

  • Want to keep customers coming back? Join the Clinic and The Prosperity Agenda for a free virtual presentation TODAY at 1pm EDT!
  • Workforce development practitioners – the Clinic’s three-part series is back! Join us on Thursdays, starting June 1, to learn best practices for building the financial security of jobs seekers.

“There is no safety for survivors of domestic and sexual violence without economic security”

CSAJ Guidebook

Last week, the Center for Survivor Agency and Justice (CSAJ) released the Guidebook on Consumer & Economic Civil Legal Advocacy for Survivors, a comprehensive and survivor-centered guide for domestic violence attorneys and legal advocates. It was developed in partnership with a cadre of on-the-ground advocates, attorneys, and organizational partners – including The Financial Clinic’s own, Amy Cao!

Fill out this form to download the Guidebook: Click here for Amy’s chapter on strategies to resolve identity theft for survivors of domestic violence. Click here to view the full Guidebook.

Empowerment in Action

Domestic Violence Mother with Baby

The Clinic works with New York City domestic violence providers to bring financial security strategies to survivors so they can gain the financial independence they deserve. Read more about the inspiring work our partners are accomplishing.

Then, see the results achieved by financial coaches working one-on-one with survivors – click here to read their successes!

P.S. Did you know Change Machine has a domestic violence pathway with all the tools you need to build the financial security of survivors? Check it out here!

Social Spotlight: Scale and Impact

ICYMI: The Clinic has released its very first Scale and Impact Report – The Road So Far: Wins in Policy, Practice, and Product.

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Speaking Engagements, Presentations, and Features

nliftThe Clinic staff have been busy, offering their expertise at various conferences and presentations. A selection of recent appearances include:

  • Clinic Founder and CEO, Mae Watson Grote, and COO, Martin D’Andrade, joined fellow members of nLIFT (Nonprofit Leaders in Financial Technology) for a convening in New York City May 9-11 to bring their collective experiences to work towards the expansion of inclusive financial technologies.