Are you saving to reach your dream and need assistance?
LaCasa’s Dream$avers program can provide you with $4,000 in matching funds to help make your dreams a reality.
Click on your dream below to find out more.
Home Ownership

 

With Dream$avers, you may be a lot closer to owning your first home than you think. Here’s how it works. You save some of your own earned income and get it matched with $4,000 from the program! That’s enough for closing costs and a down payment. You will commit to participating in training and coaching that will ensure your success as a home owner. Might this work for you? Look at the following questions. If you can answer yes to all of them, click on the link to get started working with us on this program. By doing this, you are not committing to anything.

Self Assessment Questions

  • Am I currently employed?
  • Do I have a valid social security number?
  • Does my family meet the earned income limits for the program? (if you are anywhere close, we encourage you to answer yes)

  • Do I intend to purchase a home within Indiana?
  • Am I willing to provide the necessary documents to prove my eligibility?

If you answered yes to all of these, be sure and take the next step by clicking on the following link to express interest. you will be asked a few more questions that will help us get you started. This will not take more than 5 minutes. You will receive a follow up email to continue the process.

Express Interest

*If you were referred to the Dream$avers program by your lender, please call our main office at (574) 533-4450 instead of filling out the above form so that we can expedite your application process.

Higher Education or Job Training

This matched savings program can help you or a dependent obtain a degree / certification with less overall debt and more financial savvy! You will save $1,000 of earned income and get it matched with $4,000 from the program. This money can be used for tuition / registration, books, a school laptop, and/or other related fees at any accredited institution of higher learning or accredited job training program. You will commit to participating in financial education classes to help you manage your financial health while working towards your dream. Might this work for you? Look at the following questions. If you can answer yes to all of them, click on the link to get started working with us on this program. By doing this, you are not committing to anything.

Self Assessment Questions

Am I or is someone in my family currently employed?

Am I a resident of Indiana?

Does my family meet the earned income limits for the program? (if you are anywhere close, we encourage you to answer yes)

Am I or my dependent currently enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited institution of higher learning or job training program?

Am I willing to provide the necessary documents to prove my eligibility?

If you answered yes to all of these, be sure and take the next step by clicking on the following link to express interest. You will be asked a few more questions that will help us get you started. This will not take more than 5 minutes. You will receive a follow up email to continue the process.

 

Express Interest
IDEA Scholarship to Goshen College

 

You can get $4000 by saving $500 of earned income towards your tuition at Goshen College, if you are a new student who will be attending full-time. You can’t beat an 8-to-1 return on your investment!

To find out more about this great opportunity through LaCasa and Goshen College, or to begin your application, click the button below.

 

Goshen College IDEA
Small Business

Have you always wanted to be your own boss but need financial assistance turning your plans into a reality? Have you already taken that first step but need additional resources to give your business that boost it needs? With the Dream$avers program, you will save $1,000 of earned income and get it matched with $4,000 from the program to start a new business or expand an existing business. The funds can be used for things like start-up costs, marketing, inventory and/or equipment, to name a few! You will commit to participating in personal financial education classes to help you manage your own financial health while working towards your dream. Might this work for you? Look at the following questions. If you can answer yes to all of them, click on the link to get started working with us on this program. By doing this, you are not committing to anything.

Self Assessment Questions

Am I or is someone in my family currently employed?

Am I a resident of Indiana?

Does my family meet the earned income limits for the program? (if you are anywhere close, we encourage you to answer yes)

Do I currently own a business based in Indiana or have an approved business plan to start one?

Am I willing to provide the necessary documents to prove my eligibility?

If you answered yes to all of these, be sure and take the next step by clicking on the following link to express interest. You will be asked a few more questions that will help us get you started. This will not take more than 5 minutes. You will receive a follow up email to continue the process.

 

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Home Repairs

Have you already achieved your dream of owning a home, but now find that necessary repairs or updates are hard to save for on your own? With the Dream$avers program, you will save $1,000 of earned income and get it matched with $4,000 from the program to make essential home repairs. The funds can be used for things like insulation, roofing, heating/cooling, and energy-efficient windows, to name a few! You will commit to participating in financial education classes to help you manage your financial health while working towards your dream. Might this work for you? Look at the following questions. If you can answer yes to all of them, click on the link to get started working with us on this program. By doing this, you are not committing to anything.

Self Assessment Questions

Am I or is someone in my family currently employed?

Am I a resident of Indiana and own my home?

Does my family meet the earned income limits for the program? (if you are anywhere close, we encourage you to answer yes)

Does the project I have in mind meet the following criteria?

-Is it necessary, permanent, and for non-cosmetic reasons? Will it add value to my home?

Am I willing to provide the necessary documents to prove my eligibility?

If you answered yes to all of these, be sure and take the next step by clicking on the following link to express interest. You will be asked a few more questions that will help us get you started. This will not take more than 5 minutes. You will receive a follow up email to continue the process.

 

Express Interest