Brief Program Summary: One of 12 Center for Working Families (CWF) sites in Indianapolis,
CAFE helps families access a full range of services to lift them out of poverty and achieve long-
term financial stability. Built on a model developed by the Annie E. Casey Foundation, CWF
provides people with the tools they need to increase their income, reduce expenses, and build
investments for their families. Specifically, CWF provides employment and career advancement
services, financial literacy and coaching, and access to income supports – all in one location.
Success Metrics: Net worth increases, credit score increases, reduction in debt, job placements,
wage increases, added benefits, job retentions