Family Independence Initiative

Economic Empowerment

At A Glance

Headquarters: Oakland, CA

Year Founded: 2001



The Family Independence Initiative (FII) is in the information business. They enable America to see the power and potential of low-income families, and enable families to come together, and access the resources they want to thrive.

About Family Independence Initiative

FII seeks to catalyze:

  • A marketplace of opportunity and investment for low-income families in the US
  • A movement that transforms the stereotypes, practices, and policies that currently undermine families’ efforts to get ahead