Financial stability ensures that families and individuals have the income and resources needed to address basic needs and thrive in all aspects of their lives. Topics comprising this impact area include:

  • Debt
  • Financial Education
  • Financial Safety Net
  • Income
  • Jobs

Most Common Needs

The table below shows the number of counties (out of 16 total) that identified each topic in this impact area as a priority need.

*Crisis intervention was not included in the needs prioritization process because it so often could be placed under other need areas, such as housing or food security.

Community Partnerships


Partnerships identified in the Establish Financial Stability impact area

Regional Funding

The funding map tracked government and philanthropic grants of $50,000 or more awarded in fiscal year 2017. Funding identified in this impact area totaled:


Jobs $64,415,408
Income $2,069,612
Financial Education$487,709
Debt $0
Financial Safety Net$0