Financial Opportunity Center
Integrated Coaching Program
Most families strive to achieve economic stability over the course of a lifetime. Work with a coach to meet your goals, whether they are to own your own home, get a degree, make a financial plan, or find a career you like.
Our coaches can work with you on:
It's never too late to start! Please contact us by email or at 218-726-1665 ext. 218 with questions or to participate.
FAIM Matched Savings
Looking for a way to build savings to purchase a home or other asset? Take part in our FAIM savings account program.
For every $1 you save, $3 will be added to your FAIM account with a maximum match of $6,000 allowing you to save up to $8,000. In addition to help building your savings, you will be provided with guidance and coaching towards your goals and take part in our Common Cents class.
Use the savings for a small business start-up, small business expansion, educational expenses, or for the purchase of a home or vehicle.
To participate, you must:
Be a Minnesota resident, age 18 years or older
Have earned Income
Be within income guidelines
Have assets below $10,000
Learn more about applying and enrolling in our FAIM program here.
Community Action Duluth has a variety of classes to support you in achieving your goals.
Common Cents: Take part in our free 12- to 16-hour money and homebuyer education class. Everyone is welcome.
CNA: Become state-certified as a CNA through our program and take part in a job fair to advance in your career.
GED: Getting a GED certificate can open the door to a better job, promotions or even a higher education. Experience free weekly one-on-one tutoring to further your education.
Computer Skills: Learn how to help those who are unfamiliar with technology to learn the skills necessary to be confident in their digital abilities.