Salt Lake County Office for New Americans and Refugees is proud to support Salt Lake County Libraries, the English Skills Learning Center, Refugee and Immigrant Center at Asian Association of Utah, and other community partners in providing an innovative approach to financial education for low income individuals, families and communities in Salt Lake County.
The goal of the Family Prosperity Initiative (FPI) is to foster family prosperity in order to support individuals and families as they integrate, succeed, and become self-sufficient. The majority of participants in the proposed program will be low or very low income. FPI will accomplish this goal by increasing participant financial literacy through evidence based and culturally adapted curriculum that addresses basic financial concepts as well as the specific needs of the families participating.
Two key objectives of the initiative are: