The mission of the Asset Building Coalition (ABC) of West Michigan is to promote the building of financial, property, social and personal assets to create prosperity for individuals, families and the community through advocacy, awareness, education, and collaboration.
Initiative and Programs the ABC is involved with:
VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Program
Free tax preparation for low- to moderate-income households and individuals. Program operates during tax season. If a family makes under $52,000 they may utilize this service. There are sites at various locations covering Muskegon, Newaygo, and Oceana. To sign up for a tax appointment, call CALL211 by dialing 2-1-1 or toll free at 1-877-211-5253.
Show Me the Money Day
Event to kick off the VITA Services of West Michigan tax season. The goal of the event is to connect individuals with resources for them to gain a stronger financial future.
Bank on Initiative
Promote access to affordable and appropriate financial services and basic consumer credit products for households lacking access.