knowing it’s your house. It’s the freedom and joy of owning. If we want to paint the rooms yellow and green, we can. It’s ours – our foundation, our assets for our kids and for their kids.”
Amy Robinson, first graduate
of Compass IDA program and
first-time homeowner in Lynn, MA.
Read Amy’s entire story.
Compass is a nonprofit financial services organization that provides incentive-based savings and financial coaching programs that empower working, low-income families to build assets, achieve their financial goals, and become financially secure. Read more.
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Compass launches new FSS program in partnership with Metropolitan Boston Housing Partnership. Read more.
New partnership with The Caleb Group offers programs in Gloucester, MA and Willimantic, CT. Read more.
Compass FSS Program featured in the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston's Spring 2014 issue of Communities & Banking.
Compass selected as 2013 Citi Community Development Innovation and Impact Fund recipient.
Sherry Riva, Compass Founder and Executive Director, selected as 2013 Draper Richards Kaplan Social Entrepreneur.
Helping families out of poverty. The Boston Sunday Globe, June 23, 2013 (pdf).
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Compass Working Capital Locations:
Boston: 89 South Street, Suite 203, Boston, MA 02111, P: 617-790-0810, F: 617-390-7552
Lynn: 100 Munroe Street, Lynn, MA 01901, P: 781-584-4355, F: 617-390-7552