Meet the Participants

Click here to view our full infographic! Between February 17- 27, over 6,000 Central Iowans applied to be one of the 110 randomly selected individuals for the basic income pilot study. Those selected to receive the monthly payments were notified throughout March and...

Recruitment and Community Engagement

Support from many community partners led to successful recruitment and engagement in the pilot. Such a response – 6,000 total applicants – also demonstrates what our community is capable of accomplishing when we come together with a common purpose. To reach eligible...

Thank you!

Today marks many firsts, with the 110 UpLift participants receiving their first $500 monthly income payment! This first payment officially kicks off two years of payments and a three-year community learning opportunity, dedicated to providing Central Iowa with...
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