About the Program

What would you do if a bank offered you 300% interest on your money? Take them up on it!

Our Dream$avers program offers just that. If you want to attend college or trade school, start or grow a business, purchase equipment or training that can help you get a job, do home repairs, or get dental work, we can help you reach your dream by matching every dollar you save with another 3.

Imagine how fast even a small monthly deposit will add up when your money is quadrupled!!!

Dream$avers will also provide you with training and support to help you achieve your goal.

shutterstock_572918734

Am I Eligible?

If you meet these requirements…

-Are income qualified
-Are an Oregon Resident
-Are able to complete all required financial education classes

How Can I Use the Money?

Pursuing a higher education or…

Job Training Expenses:

Tuition and fees at an accredited education institution
-Fees, books and supplies required for courses or instruction
-Desktop or laptop computers and printers necessary to facilitate the duties of a student

Start a new business or expand an existing business…

-Equipment
-Inventory and fixed expense purchases
-Marketing and Technology Purchases

Home Repairs:

-Roofs
-Electrical upgrades or repairs
-Heating system upgrades

Dental Program:

-Purchase of Dentures, Implants, or Partials

Please Note: For work related only, not to be used as supple-mental insurance. For more information contact Pamela Ruddock 541-884-5593

Testimonial

Mac & Cheese Steaks

Owner Chris Hoss was a part of the Rural Micro-Assistance Program (RMAP) loan program to start his business. 
cheese_guy

He states “I couldn’t have started this business and been as successful without the assistance of the Loan Program through SCOEDD.  It allowed me to purchase all the equipment I needed to start my Food Truck business offering folks a different choice in the ordinary food truck menu”.

 

cheese_truck

Chris also participated in our Dream Savers program which offered him an additional $6,000 to use towards his business.  These funds helped upgrade equipment.

Contact

Pamela Ruddock
IDA Specialist
(541) 884-5593