Financial Education

El Paso Affordable Housing CUSO delivers comprehensive financial education and home ownership workshops. The workshops and all materials are provided free to participants, and due to demand approximately 60% are held in Spanish. Outreach is done through community organizations, school districts, housing organizations, employers, government organizations, and credit unions. Participants who successfully complete this course receive a certificate that is required by many first time homeowner programs and by the HOME program of the City of El Paso . With this certificate, borrowers may be able to qualify and receive up to $35,000 in home purchase assistance. As of Dec 31, 2012 , approximately 11,183 participants had attended the financial literacy and home ownership classes.

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