Citibank to help local veterans achieve financial self-sufficiency


Citibank is increasing its donation this year to include our veterans!  This contribution supports Building Self Sufficient Families”(BSSF) — financial capability/asset building workshops that Citibank puts on for our families and will now offer at CoC for the vets through  “Banking Boot Camp” workshops for veterans and their families. It is anticipated that a total of 300-350 Habitat neighborhood low income residents and veterans (College of the Canyons focusing on GI Bill/veterans education initiative) will attend the training workshops. BSSF program specifically targets families at or below 60 percent of the Los Angeles County AMI.  In the County of Los Angeles, median gross income for a family of four is $82,800 (correspondingly being $74,600 for a family of three and … Read More