The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Our mission is to provide affordable financial services to low and moderate income people in King County. In doing so, help them build assets and achieve financial stability.
Express Advantage (EA) is a non-profit, social justice organization committed to developing and implementing strategies to reduce the "high cost of being poor" and increasing wealth building opportunities for underrepresented and underserved populations.
Specifically EA focuses on reducing the cost and barriers associated with accessing mainstream financial services and creating pathways to build financial and social assets that will help people become more stable, secure and empowered.
We recognize that it takes the community and trusted community partners > to ensure that we are meeting the needs of all of our members. We partner with local community based organizations that will provide financial education, translation and other complimentary services to our members.