ONAC'S Work in 2021
Financial Capability and Asset Building: Achievements, Challenges, and Next Steps (2020-2025). Opening Plenary: The Future of Financial Security: Tech, Equity, and the Role of Nonprofits. ONAC participated as a discussant.
Sample OK 529 Application (used as reference for CSA program)
The Oklahoma Native Assets Coalition, Inc. (ONAC) wishes to thank Indian Country Today for the opportunity to speak about several of ONAC's programs. The interview, with colleague Felecia Freeman, is included in this newscast: https://indiancountrytoday.com/newscasts/christy-finsel-09-02-2021
Finsel, C. & Edwards, K. (September 2021). Wealth Building for Native Families and Communities. The Future of Building Wealth: Brief Essays on the Best Ideas to Build Wealth - for Everyone. The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis & The Aspen Institute. FutureofWealth.org.
ONAC awarded $100,000, by Share Our Strength, to support Native VITA programs and related Child Tax Credit outreach. Thank you!
ONAC awarded $45,000, by JPMorgan Chase, to support financial coaching, incentive payments for those opening Bank On accounts at any financial institution, and ONAC's Bank On and Native EITC/VITA Network coordination. Thank you!