ASSET Project

Financial Capability

A primary goal of the Head Start ASSET Project was to increase the financial capability of Head Start families in the St. Louis metropolitan area. The intervention employed financial education, budget and credit counseling, financial coaching and small-dollar matched savings.  

Funding Partner: United Way of St. Louis


Principal Investigators

Jami Curley

Saint Louis University

Anne Robertson

University of Denver

Contact

Lissa Johnson

CSD Director of Administration,
Director of Policy Initiatives with Grand Challenges for Social Work