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Preservation Park

1233 Preservation Park Way

Oakland, CA 94612

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Keynote speaker:
Anne Price, President, Insight

The purpose of the 2017 CABC/BA AFN Symposium is to generate new ideas and highlight innovative strategies across a range of topics (products, services, issue areas, policies, populations served) in the asset building and financial empowerment fields in California. CABC and BA AFN will feature the innovative work of nonprofits, government agencies, private sector organizations at the Symposium on Thursday, November 2 at Preservation Park in Oakland, CA.

The Symposium will bring together asset building practitioners, advocates, funders, and enthusiasts for a day of ideas, information-sharing and connecting with other innovators. CABC members and conference participants represent a diverse group of leaders from nonprofit and government agencies, funders and financial institutions, policy experts and researchers, and elected officials who want to build relationships with the asset building community in California and are committed to the financial success of all Californians.

Symposium Agenda:
8:30 – 9:00 Registration and Breakfast
9:00 – 10:00 Opening Plenary and Keynote
10:15 – 11:30 Session 1
11:30 – 12:45 Networking Lunch
1:00 – 2:15 Session 2
2:30 – 3:45 Non-Funders Only Session
2:30 – 4:00 Funders Only Session
4:00 – 5:30 Networking Reception


Panel Topics/Working Titles:
Non-Funders Only Session
California EITC expansion and Beyond: Policies that Provide Cash Assistance and Wealth-Creation Opportunities for Californians
by California Budget and Policy Center and TBD


Breakout Sessions
The Health and Wealth Connection: Opportunities for Action and Investment Across the Life Course
by California Wellness Foundation and Asset Funders Network


Pivoting to Meet the Need
by EARN and Mission Asset Fund


Fighting Displacement Locally
by California Reinvestment Coalition and Housing and Economic Rights Advocates


Affordable Housing as a Key Financial Indicator
by Mission Economic Development Agency and People of Color Sustainable Housing Network


Youth Financial Empowerment Strategies
by Youth Policy Insititute, Oakland Promise, and MyPath


From Self-Employed to Worker-Owned: Discussing the Implications of New Era Workforce on Asset Building
by California Association for Micro Enterprise Opportunity, Sustainable Economies Law Center and Project Equity


The Retirement Savings Crisis
by AARP, SEIU-Cal and Secure Choice


Asset Protection: How Fines, Fees, and Financial Penalties Strip Asset Building for Low-Income Californians
by San Francisco Justice Project, City and County of San Francisco


Simple to Sophisticated: Leveraging the Workplace to Build Financial Capability
by Community Financial Resources and Commonwealth


Financial Coaching: Raising the Bar
by United Way, University of Wisconsin-Madison Center for Financial Security and Sage Financial Solutions

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1233 Preservation Park Way

Oakland, CA 94612

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