SFEARN is a nonprofit that educates and empowers working families in San Francisco escape the cycle of poverty. EARN offers money-management training and a savings account, in which all of our savings are matched 2-to-1, up to $6,000. The money in this account is special: it has to be invested in a first home, higher education, or a small business; all are investments that are proven to help people permanently escape poverty.
"Right now, EARN has a chance to help 1000 more San Francisco families. EARN is a top ten finalist for the Nonprofit Innovation Award from Amazon.com. But in order to win, they need you to donate online before September 30."