The connection between health and community development – in less than 4 minutes.
10 Jul 2015

We at CurrenC SF and the San Francisco Office of Financial Empowerment know that financial health is an important component of your overall health and wellbeing – along with housing and a variety of other indicators. Community development is a pretty broad category, but we couldn’t agree more with this cool video from the Federal Reserve of San Francisco: we need to stop getting stuck in our own silos and work collaboratively to make our communities better, and more healthy.

Bringing safe, affordable financial access into the workplace, and eliminating the damaging cost of check cashing, is a practical step that employers can take to join this effort. Take a look below to see some additional promising strategies.