Helping Families and Individuals Build Stronger Financial Foundations
Financial Opportunity Center Overview
The Financial Opportunity Center, through partnerships with the Local Initiative Service Corps, United Way THRIVE, financial institutions and community organizations, provides services for Houston’s low to moderate income, refugee and immigrant populations. These services include public benefits assistance, employment coaching, financial coaching, and financing opportunities. Through a one-on-one coaching approach, FOC staff help clients improve their financial stability. FOC collaborates with external partners to provide hard-skills trainings, workshops focused on various financial literacy topics, small business development, home buying, credit builder programs, computer skills development, health awareness, and job fairs.