Prodigy

Financial Resource Center

Phone
(877) 394-4404 (Toll Free)
(209) 251-2199
Eligibility

Varies. Please call for more information.

Fees
Sliding scale fee and grants available.
Services

Prodigy is an economic resource center designed to empower youth, families, veterans, and communities through financial education, course training, and providing financial resources. Their objective is to assist in the development of financial awareness, entrepreneurship and wealth building. Through these programs, their goal is to promote home ownership, open doors for small businesses, and provide the skills which guide individuals to make effective financial decisions.

  • Home Mentorship Program: Homeownership education series provides families with the tools necessary to make informed decisions regarding homeownership
  • Financial Literacy Program: Prodigy University provides a classroom course curriculum and an online course curriculum for Financial Literacy. The age range of their courses are 6th grade students to adults. The financial literacy curriculum consists of 10 Modules:
    • Financial Psychology
    • Budgeting
    • Account Management
    • Consumer Credit
    • Loans & Debt
    • Jobs & Careers
    • Economic & Government Influences
    • Risk Management & Insurance
    • Retirement Planning
    • Investments
  • Credit Counseling: credit counselors are IADPA and FICO certified. Their focus is to aid in the removal of inaccurate reporting, and guide clients to build and re-establish credit and positive history to help reach the desired goals
  • Business Funding Programs: they provide a wide range of business funding opportunities to assist with an established business or a start-up a new one
  • Entrepreneur Empowerment Program - Prodigy University provides a classroom course curriculum and an online course curriculum for Entrepreneur Empowerment. This course module consists of 8 lessons:
    • Becoming an Entrepreneur: Is it Right for You?
    • What is a Social Entrepreneur?
    • The Entrepreneurial Mindset
    • Internet-Based Businesses
    • How to Start Your Own Internet-Based Business
    • Calculated Risks
    • Creating a Social Enterprise
    • Magazine Enterprise
  • Energy Efficiency Program - provides ways to reduce and save on your energy bill. Existing home owners can have solar panels installed at no cost
  • Prodigy Youth Program - Prodigy wants to advocate for the youth by facilitating financial awareness and entrepreneurship. Engaging youth, and providing activities such as financial fitness, promoting creativity, and providing resources will aid these young individuals in preparing a brighter future
  • Reentry Program - According to a Bureau of Justice Statistic study finding inmates released from state prisons have a five-year recidivism rate of 76.6%, the USSC study calculated comparable federal prisoners released have a 44.7% re-arrest rate after five years. A significant percentage of these statistics are caused by lack of education, skills, and resources to secure employment. The focus is to reform these individuals into productive citizens to reintegrate back into society through entrepreneur mentorship, financial education, providing reliable resources, and forming an alliance with organizations with the same or similar focus. Contact them to get more information about their workshops
Hours
Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Also by appointment.
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Addresses

Main Location
1407 West Fremont Street
Stockton, CA  95203
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