top of page


First Step Alliance is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization committed to charitable and educational causes that help advance successful reentry and sustainable financial independence for justice-involved individuals. We seek to partner with community-based organizations, financial institutions, Departments of Corrections, and other government agencies, to fulfill our mission. 

Our goals are to:

•    Empower people with knowledge by providing free financial education resources.
Strengthen families and communities by enhancing access to affordable financial services.
Connect with mission-aligned organizations to increase our reach.
 Donate to organizations that support our targeted communities.

You've done your time. Now you should have more than just a fighting chance to re-start your life.

Our Mission

We are committed to improving the financial lives of justice-involved individuals. 

Our mission is to help advance successful reentry and sustainable financial independence by increasing access to financial education and affordable banking services.

Black man with child
Our Mission
young woman with bank card.png

Our Vision

Our vision is to make impactful, large-scale change to the systemic banking issues millions of people face. We are working on starting a new credit union dedicated to providing a financial home for formerly incarcerated people and their families. 

We Need Your Support Today!

bottom of page