'Your papers, please' must never be heard in America
Independent voices from the TWT Communities
For more than a year, a Massachusetts banker has held "savings circles" in Chelsea, Lynn and parts of Boston with the goal of training low-income immigrant families on financial literacy so they can put away money for college.
Mr. Hildreth said the group also is looking beyond Massachusetts.
He said an expanded version of it, with federal Pell Grants, will do for Hispanic immigrants across the country what the G.I. Bill did for the education of Mexican-Americans in Texas and California after World War II.