SparkPoint Contra Costa – DVC is a community based, non-profit organization designed to help individuals become financially sustainable. We help students advance their knowledge on budgeting, credit, and overcoming financial challenges. You'll get the support you need with free financial workshops and coaching!
A one stop financial coaching center helping individuals overcome financial challenges
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Our goal at SparkPoint Contra Costa – DVC is to help you by increasing income, managing credit, and building assets.
ALL services are FREE. Workshops are open to all students. We offer:
In-person SparkPoint services are available in Mondays and Wednesdays from 11 am - 3 pm in the EOPS office suite located on the first floor of the Student Services Center at the Pleasant Hill campus.
To participate in a Zoom orientation to enroll in SPCC – DVC services, please email: email@example.com.
To schedule an appointment for a one-on-one orientation or for more information on SPCC-DVC services, email Gerardo Mendoza.
SparkPoint Contra Costa – DVC provides individuals the opportunity to learn about the benefits of budgeting by working with our financial coach. Students can advance toward their near and long term future goals by getting help in:
A SPCC – DVC financial coach may also help individuals enroll in health coverage programs, such as Contra Costa CARES and Covered California, and enroll in benefits based on eligibility and requirements.
Our credit coach at SPCC – DVC understands the importance of good credit and how good credit can positively help you in the long-term.
Work with our credit coach to:
As a one-stop center, SPCC – DVC also works with consumer law attorneys to assist with consumer legal issues or if you are considering bankruptcy. Issues include:
The California Earned Income Tax Credit (CalEITC) and the Young Child Tax Credit (YCTC) are state tax credits for working Californians. If you qualify, these extra funds can impact your family's health and success.
Text EITC to 47177 or visit https://www.caleitc4me.org to find out.
For more information, please contact SparkPoint Contra Costa at DVC.