The Walla Walla Asset Building Coalition was launched at a community meeting in October 2008.
Examples of Asset Building at Work in Walla Walla:
The valuable but underutilized tax credit known as the Earned Income Tax Credit has been the focus of an outreach campaign since the inception of the Asset Building Coalition. Activities for outreach, which include printed articles, information booths, radio PSAs, community presentations and school district-wide information distribution, have resulted in over an increase of over $1 Million dollars in EITC claims in Walla Walla County.
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