Shelley is the Director of Program Services for over 10 yrs and oversees the Housing Counseling Services which includes financial education, first time homebuyer program and foreclosure prevention. Another program she is responsible for is the Virginia Individual Development Account (VIDA). This is where Savers have the opportunity to received a 2:1 match on their savings up to $2,000. Saver's are able to use their funds towards buying a home, going to school or starting a business.
Please tell us your favorite thing about volunteering with CIC:
The interaction with the students is my favorite thing about CIC. The questions, their business ideas, hearing the goals and the accomplishments. Everyone has their own special niche and they are mapping their way to success.