Mamás con Más
WHAT IS MAMÁS CON MÁS?
Mamás con Más explores local Latina moms’ experiences with financial services, including traditional and alternative lenders.
WHY IT MATTERS:
In Watsonville, 50% percent of Watsonville households are unbanked or underbanked. This is on top of California Latinas earning only 43 cents for every dollar earned by non-Hispanic men. In 2016, white families with children had a median net worth of $171,000, compared with just $20,700 for Latinx households.
In partnership with UC Santa Cruz’s Blum Center, the project included: