Develops strategies to solve community and economic development concerns in the Greater Philadelphia region. Activities include affordable home improvement and debt consolidation loans, employer-assisted housing programs and financial literacy.
UAC's Economic Development Projects (EDP) department works with employers and communities to ensure the participation of Minority, Women, Disabled, and Local Business Enterprises on projects in Philadelphia and in major cities in the U.S.
This program partner of UAC provides small loans, peer support and mentoring, business skills training, business counseling, credit building and networking opportunities to low income entrepreneurs and the self-employed in the Philadelphia region
Financial Advancement Network (FAN) Clubs are groups of 5-20 people who commit to meeting together on a regular basis to improve their money management habits, get their financial situations under control and go after their financial goals.