Mrs. Ortiz achieved homeownership and received more than $21,686 in savings. She purchased a new house through the USDA Direct Loans program and used the escrow savings as a down payment.
Mrs. Ayala achieved homeownership and received $8,994 in savings. She purchased a new house through the USDA's Self-Help Program and used her escrow savings to upgrade the kitchen.
SUCCESSFUL FSS GRADUATES can use their Escrow Savings Accounts for homeownership, education, to start a business or for another purpose that meets the goals and objectives of the graduate.