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Children’s Savings Account Program Evaluation Report

Feb 13, 2018

The Urban Institute conducted an interim report on our CSA Program. In September 2016, the Tacoma Housing Authority (THA) contracted …

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Learn how to pay for college!

Dec 5, 2017

  ATTEND A FREE WORKSHOP AND GET HELP COMPLETING THE FAFSA OR WASFA FORMS (FAFSA=Free Application for Federal Student Aid) …

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Universal CSA bill would give every Wash. baby $250 [KING5]

Feb 1, 2017

OLYMPIA, Wash. – House Bill 2662 would set up a universal children’s savings account, or CSA, for every newborn or adopted …

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Let’s give every child a college savings account [The Suburban Times]

Feb 1, 2017

FEBRUARY 8, 2016 BY THE SUBURBAN TIMES Albert Einstein said, “The most powerful force in the universe is compound interest.” …

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Housing program puts children on path to higher education [Real Change News]

Feb 1, 2017

by Julia-Grace Sanders | August 2nd, 2016 Rows of well-groomed houses, apartments with balcony gardens, community spaces, parks and a …

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Salishan families can get help with college savings; deadline is Friday [The News Tribune]

Feb 1, 2017

OCTOBER 6, 2015 7:49 AM BY DEBBIE CAFAZZO Staff writer Families in Tacoma’s Salishan housing development can take advantage of …

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CSA Success Story: Gregory’s Family

Jan 19, 2017

Going to college provides an opportunity to increase earnings, build personal wealth, advance your knowledge base, and achieve long-term financial …

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It Takes Partners

Dec 20, 2016

  Getting the CSA program off the ground takes a great deal of planning, design, support and dedication. THA appreciates …

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Nov 13, 2016

In September 2015, Tacoma Housing Authority (THA) launched the Children’s Savings Account (CSA) program for the children of Salishan. This …

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Heritage Bank and Tacoma Housing partner for Education

Oct 20, 2016

Tacoma, WA – Heritage Bank, subsidiary of Heritage Financial Corporation (“Company” or “Heritage”) (Nasdaq: HFWA), along with the Tacoma Housing …

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