Bay Area Financial Opportunity Center


United Way Service Center of the Bay Area


Bay Area Financial Opportunity Center

The Bay Area Financial Opportunity Center (FOC) is a convenient, one-stop shop designed to help you build a successful future through financial, employment and benefits access services.  The Financial Opportunity Center is a component of United Way THRIVE, an initiative of United Way of Greater Houston.

  • Financial Services:  individual financial consultation, free credit pull, credit analysis and dispute resolution, budgeting skills, connection to financial products and financial education workshops.
  • Employment Services: Individual employment consultation and career planning, job placement, resume development, job search skills, interview strategies and employment readiness workshops and computer skills training, and access to client resource room.
  • Benefits Access:  Benefits review and counseling, eligibility screening, and referrals to community

There is no charge for Financial Opportunity Services.
All services are confidential.  Anyone interested in FOC services must first attend orientation.  Call 281-282-6061 to register or get more information on FOC orientation.  See orientation schedule below.

Upcoming United Way Bay Area Financial Opportunity Center Events:


Event Date Location Flyer
April to May
9am to 10:30am or
5pm to 6:30pm
United Way
Bay Area
Credit Cards:
Fact vs. Hype
April 22; 1 to 2pm United Way
Bay Area

Please click here to view Bay Area FOC's informational flyer!

For more information about how the United Way Financial Opportunity Center is helping families achieve financial stability in the Bay Area, contact:

United Way of Greater Houston Bay Area Service Center
Financial Opportunity Center
1300 Bay Area Blvd, Building A, Houston TX 77058
281-282-6061 En Español: 281-282-6079

Financial Opportunity Centers are an initiative of LISC in strategic partnership with the United Way THRIVE of Greater Houston.


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