Clarifi, a financial services nonprofit that works to address the racial wealth gap, is one of 25 organizations up for The Renewal Awards.
The grant competition organized by The Atlantic and Allstate aims to recognize local grassroots organizations for the solutions they’ve proposed in their particular communities. Five nominees will take home $20,000, with an additional five runner-ups winning $10,000.
The 25 finalists were picked from nearly 3,000 nominees.
Thrilled to announce that Clarifi is a finalist for the 2018 #RenewalAwards from @TheAtlantic @Allstate YOUR VOTES can help us earn $20k to bring hope & financial empowerment to more local families in 2018: https://t.co/R5WzAgzrYA #FlyPhillyFly #WeClarifi pic.twitter.com/uOiQqnBayw
— Clarifi (@WeClarifi) February 7, 2018
Clarifi’s director of community engagement, Soneyet Muhammad, said the award money would allow the organization to continue to invest in its team of counselors, contribute to civic innovation, address the student loan crisis and holistically make sure low-to-moderate income families have an opportunity to thrive in their respective financial situations.
From our Partners
Clarifi has about 5,000 education clients and 13,000 individuals who receive financial counseling per year, on personal finance issues such as debt reduction and credit improvement. The organization has 18 branches across the Delaware Valley.
The public can vote for Renewal Awards nominees until Feb. 21.-30-
From our Partners
How to dismantle racist media? Lift up community voices
There’s a grant for that: 6 opportunities available from late May to mid-June, and on a rolling basis
Are you an arts and cultural producer feeling the impacts of COVID-19? Here are 9 sources of help
Motivadas y ambiciosas: Estas estudiantes de Kensington Health Sciences Academy están listas para el futuro
Money Moves: City awards $1M for gun violence reduction
Time is running out on these 7 funding opportunities
Attention, grantswriters: Here are 5 applications that are due soon
Driven and ambitious: Kensington Health Sciences Academy students ready themselves for the future
Public Health Management Corporation
PT Behavioral Health TechnicianApply Now
Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger
Communications CoordinatorApply Now
Sign-up for daily news updates from Generocity