Community Steering Committee Nomination Form

The Prosperity Now Community Steering Committee (CSC) has three open seats we hope to fill by March 2019. As such we are looking for your nominations for leaders in the field to join the CSC. The CSC provide advice on the structure, offerings and overall direction of the Community. The Steering Committee provides end users of Prosperity Now resources and state/local leaders in the Community a channel for voicing their needs, experiences and concerns, as well as an opportunity to help shape the direction of this national network. The Committee also helps to develop new leaders from the field with a particular focus on leaders from populations currently underrepresented in program leadership in the asset-building and financial well-being realm, including people of color and people with disabilities.

While we are accepting all nominations, we are hoping to find nominees that fit one or more of the following criteria:

· Those that prioritize racial equity,

· Represents the disability community,

· Is located in a rural community,

· Research, policy or program specialists, and/or those with expertise in savings, financial coaching, and/or VITA/tax prep.

· Is located in the Midwest, Upper Northwest or Appalachia,

· Those newer or with intermediate experience in the asset building/financial empowerment field. 

Prosperity Now is accepting nominations until February 15, 2018. Please contact if you have any questions.