DPS is now partnered with United Way THIRVE!
United Way THIRIVE, launched and led by United Way of Greater Houston, is a collaborative of over 20 nonprofit partners and partners across multiple sectors that work togethr to provide comprehensive services to support hardworking, lower income families in their efforts to achieve financial stability.
United Way THRIVE takes a holistic approach to financial stability, addressing the complex issues and serios obstacles preventing families from achieving financial independence. United Way THRIVE's collaborative network means families don't just get help with one issue; clients benefit from comprehensive and individualized plans that address the many challenges they face.
United Way THRIVE helps families achieve financial stability by focusing on three goals: Increasing income, building savings, and acquiring assets.
includes job training and education, finding higher paying jobs and free income tax preparation.
involves developing better financial habits through financial education and coaching, reducing debt and starting a savings plan.
means saving for a car, a home, higher education or a business through matched savings programs and access to low-cost loans.