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Use the email form on this page to contact us or call us at 617-404-9797.
Monday - Friday from 9:00am - 5:00pm (EST). Our call support is also available in Spanish.
Although our staff is located throughout the US, our main office is in Massachusetts.
One Percent for America c/o BlueHub Capital
10 Malcolm X Blvd
Boston, MA 02119
Frequently Asked Questions
What is One Percent for America (OPA)?
One Percent for America is a nonprofit, self-sustaining online platform built to remove financial barriers to citizenship. Our mission is to provide support, education and finance pathways to US citizenship through straight-forward loans at 1% interest.
We are sponsored by BlueHub Capital, a national nonprofit community finance organization founded to address the damage wrought by decades of predatory lending practices. BlueHub has 35 years of experience as an innovative lender, providing expertise in community lending.
Who is eligible to borrow from OPA?
OPA provides those seeking citizenship, DACA renewals, or TPS renewals with a loan at 1% interest to cover the application fees required by the US government.
People eligible for an OPA loan:
- Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs)/Green Card Holders seeking to apply for US citizenship
- Green Card first-time applicants and renewals
- DACA (Dreamers) first-time applicants and those seeking renewal
- Temporary Protected Status (TPS) first-time applicants and those seeking renewal
* California, Louisiana, and Oregon residents are currently not eligible for a One Percent for America loan. Please check back as this will change soon.
How does lending to OPA work?
People who are interested in lending to One Percent for America can do so by lending money directly on onepercentforamerica.org. Individuals who lend do so for a 24-month period at 0%. At the end of the 24-month period, individuals can decide to keep money in and renew for another 24 months, donate, or take out money. Lenders will not have the ability to withdraw the money until the end of 24 months.
How does donating to OPA work?
People interested in investing in One Percent for America can do so by donating money directly on onepercentforamerica.org. Individuals who donate do so on a one-time basis. Donations are tax-deductible. Individuals who donate will receive a confirmation and donation receipt via email.
To make a donation over $2,000, contact us at investOPA@onepercentforamerica.org