Holiday Wishes + A Glimpse Into the New Year

Newsletter Issue: December 2017

Office Candids Photo by Syd London Copyright 2014


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Make an Impact This Holiday Season

Individual Donor Program

If you’ve ever wondered what kind of impact you can make by supporting the Clinic, you’re in luck! Check out our new individual donor program. Help us empower low- to moderate-income Americans to build their financial security and rise above the struggles of poverty by joining a diverse network of supporters committed to our mission.

To learn more about what it means to support the Clinic, visit our support page. Donors also receive insider benefits and exciting opportunities to connect with the Clinic.

Plus, donate to our #Refund529 campaign by December 31 to ensure New Yorkers are empowered to save for their children’s college education and take advantage of 2017 tax deductions!

A New Year, A New Opportunity

National EcosystemWe are seeking partners for a national financial security ecosystem set to launch in 2018! Workforce development organizations in North Carolina and Ohio can bring financial security and increase workforce outcomes to their hometown – download the RFP and send completed applications to by January 26, 2018.

Over the next three years, this ecosystem initiative will scale up and become open to partners nationwide. Applications for Year 2 and Year 3 will be released in late 2018.

Social Spotlight: #MoreIsntExtra

On December 12, the Clinic and Corporation for a Skilled Workforce were delighted to see more than 120 attendees on our virtual briefing! Missed it? Not to worry, we’ve been posting all the resources! Watch the recording of the full briefing, download the Issue Briefs, and keep an eye on the Clinic’s social media for more news, tools, and opportunities.

Don’t miss the latest news: Follow the Clinic on Facebook and Twitter!

The Clinic Across the Country
Speaking Engagements, Presentations, and Features

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

  • Founder and CEO, Mae Watson Grote, and Chief Operations Officer, Martin D’Andrade, joined fellow nonprofit fintech leaders for a convening of nLIFT in San Francisco, December 4 – 6.