Report

Center for Working Families at Community Colleges

This study examines the recent experiences of the 10 community colleges across the United States, ranging from California to Connecticut, that are implementing the Center for Working Families (CWF) approach to help low-income families attain financial stability and move up the economic ladder. The Center for Working Families (CWF) approach at community colleges brings together—or
bundles —access to a full range of essential economic supports in a convenient location to help families build self-sufficiency, stabilize their finances, and move ahead.

This report was prepared by MDC and Annie E. Casey Foundation (AECF).