Anti-Payday Lending Policy Advocacy - 2009

Organization Area served Purpose Amount
Center for Responsible Lending San Mateo and Santa Clara counties Conduct research, gather data from communities of color in order to raise awareness and shape messaging around the negative effects of payday lending. $100,000
Insight Center for Community Economic Development San Mateo County Conduct research on local anti-payday lending ordinances and identify and work with local advocacy groups and other stakeholders to identify new approaches to combating predatory lending practices. $72,000
Law Foundation of Silicon Valley Santa Clara County Establish a San Jose anti-payday lending coalition for the purposes of educating about and mobilizing around the harms of payday lending, and advocating for public policy that addresses the growth of payday lenders in low- and moderate-income neighborhoods and communities of color. $255,000