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 state agencies, to fulfill our mission.
Our goals are to:
• Empower people through providing access to free educational resources.
• Strengthen families and communities by enhancing access to critical financial services.
• Connect with other 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.
We are committed to improving the financial lives of formerly incarcerated people and their families. Our mission is to help advance successful reentry by providing critical access to the information, tools and services people need to achieve financial independence.
Our vision is to make impactful, large-scale change to the systemic banking issues faced by millions of formerly incarcerated individuals. Our goal is to help start a new credit union dedicated to formerly incarcerated people and their families.