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Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)

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IDA Orientation
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Individual Development Account (IDA) Orientation

You must register for the IDA Orientation and bring your Eventbrite confirmation ticket the day of orientation.  No Walk-Ins.  Registration is open 24/7.


Individual Development Account (IDA) Program:

 Individual Development Account (I.D.A.) Program Orientation is an asset building program designed to help low income families build wealth through asset building.  The program provides an 8:1 match for Education ($500 must be saved by the participant);, 4:1 match for Business ($1,000 must be saved); 2:1 match for home purchase (participant must save $2,000).  All participants must be in the program for at least six months before funds can be spent.  

The IDA orientation will provide information on eligibility requirements, process flow, program expectations, ending with a question and answer session.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Participants must be residents of Broward County and at least 18 years of age.
  • Members of the household must be eligible for Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF), Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) (if applicable) and/or have an adjusted gross income that is less than twice the federal poverty guidelines at the time of application.   (See chart included)
  • Participants must be employed for at least three (3) months or more.
  • Must be able to save a minimum of $50 per month.  


INCOME CHART - 200% of Federal Poverty Level


Unit Household Size                                                ANNUAL INCOME

     1                                                                              $24,280

     2                                                                              $32,920

     3                                                                              $41,560

     4                                                                              $50,200

     5                                                                              $58,840

     6                                                                              $67,480

     7                                                                              $76,120

    8                                                                               $84,760


  • Please plan to arrive at least 10 minutes prior to orientation as we will begin promptly at 6:00 p.m. 
  • Please note: Entrance into orientation will close 15 minutes after the start time and no one will be allowed to enter afterwards.
  • Due to limited seating extra guest and children are not allowed in the orientation at any time.
  • It is recommended that you bring a sweater as the building can be cold at times.
Should you need assistance in registering, please contact the Urban League at 954-584-0777.
Thank you for choosing the Urban League of Broward County.





Have questions about 2019 IDA ORIENTATION WORKSHOPS? Contact Urban League of Broward County

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Urban League of Broward County
560 NW 27th Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311

Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)

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