Since the housing crisis began in 2007, an alarming number of once-occupied homes stood vacant due to foreclosure. In 2012, Woodstock and our partners took action to hold mortgage servicers accountable for property maintenance.
Fighting for Strong Consumer Protection
Since its launch in 2011, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has been under siege. Woodstock Institute fights attempts to weaken the agency and protects its independence.
Encouraging Savings in Springfield
For lower-income families and individuals, saving money can be incredibly difficult. Woodstock continued its fight to eliminate unnecessary barriers to saving and to implement policies that encourage wealth creation.