Economic Opportunity

Education, Housing Counseling, and Financial Coaching

The Economic Opportunity Department is a central piece of Hacienda’s vision for families and individuals who are looking to improve or preserve their financial outlook, literacy and assets. As a team of financial coaches and a HUD-approved housing counseling agency, we provide group education and one-on-one coaching to the community-at-large.

Our vision is powered by the prospect of a community in which families can empower themselves to build assets, become financially literate, and set themselves up for the future. Through client-focused financial coaching, intensive financial education courses, and active asset and credit building, we are making our community a place everyone can call home.

Take a look below for the various programs we offer, or feel free to call the Economic Opportunity Department office directly at (503) 961-6432.

Camino a Casa prepares prospective homebuyers for homeownership. Clients work closely with financial coaches and HUD-certified housing counselors throughout the entirety of the home-buying process. In addition to mortgage-readiness and financial fitness workshops, we provide constant and various opportunities for down-payment assistance. Learn More

Hacienda’s Default Intervention Program provides support to homeowners at risk of foreclosure. Our certified housing counselors work with those struggling financially to identify and explore all available options based on their specific situations. Learn More

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Upcoming Workshops

The ABCs of Home Buying

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This one-day course (held on Saturdays) is required for mortgage-ready homebuyers. The course is designed to foster sustainable homeownership through sound decision-making and home preservation. Graduates receive a certificate of completion which may be used for other loan products as needed.

Classes are free!

Receive a free copy of your credit report and FICO score when you schedule your intake session. Register at right or by calling (503) 961-6432.

Next Sessions

Sat Mar 17, 2018, 10:00am–5:00pm

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Sat Apr 28, 2018, 10:00am–5:00pm

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Camino a Casa

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See below for a list of our available dates for the Camino a Casa orientation.

PLEASE NOTE: You must enroll in an orientation prior to arrival. Spots are limited. Please call the Economic Opportunity Department at (503) 961-6432 to enroll in the orientation.

 


Vea a continuación una lista de nuestras fechas disponibles para la orientación de Camino a Casa.

AVISO: Usted tiene que inscribirse en una orientación antes de la llegada. Llame al Departamento de Oportunidad Económica al (503) 961-6432 para registrarse en la orientación.

Next Sessions

Tue Feb 27, 2018, 6:00pm–7:00pm

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Tue Mar 13, 2018, 6:00pm–7:00pm

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