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My name is Gabriela Montalvo and I am currently a senior at the University of Colorado at Denver. I am a first generation Mexican-American student and will be the first in my family to graduate from college. I am currently a psychology major, minoring in sociology and human development/family relations.
Workshop facilitated by LaSheryl Askew.
KeVonte Askew writes:
Attending the money management and credit workshop was very beneficial. Being a college student and now managing my own money, the tools I received at the workshop have been very useful. After receiving the news my mother was getting a new job with Operation HOPE I immediately started to do my research and was so enlightened and eager to be apart of this...
The Grand Opening of the new HOPE Inside in Brooklyn continues with more news about the successful event. An impressive group showed up to take part in the activities.
A peaceful assembly has now shown itself. Largely, for one reason, a reaction from those who are of honorable leadership positions, specifically; Senator Fran Pavley, Senate District 27; Congressman Brad Sherman, 30th Congressional District of California; Chairman Jerome Horton, 3rd District California State Board of Equalization; Mitchell Englander, Twelfth Council District of Los Angeles, and the Mayor of Los Angeles: Eric Garcetti.
Operation HOPE, Inc.
HOPE Inside Small Business Empowerment Initiative
(SBEI) | Entrepreneurial Training Program (ETP)
8726 Tampa Ave.
Northridge, CA 91324
On Thursday, February 19, 2014, Operation HOPE and Popular Community Bank will come together to celebrate the opening of the third HOPE Inside program located at the Popular Community Bank branch on 539 Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn, NY.
Here within the walls of an office in Northridge, California, there is a noticeable difference in ambitions from each community stakeholder, as their circumstances of finding a place to call home improve. The Northridge office is a public place, were people from all walks life can honestly ask questions of any length of time in private or in public and confess personal growth, as the administrative support team/family that is implementing the mission of Operation HOPE, more specifically, HOPE Inside Small Business Empowerment Initiative (SBEI), can be seen.
With the assistance of Guidance Counselor Mrs. Deborah Sims, HOPE Fellow Heather Thompson and several HOPE Corp Volunteers, the Operation HOPE youth entrepreneurial initiative HOPE Business in a Box Academies (HBIABA) was a huge success at Booker T. Washington High School! These volunteers worked tirelessly, dedicating their time and energy to help students construct business pitches and to understand key business ownership principals.
This October, Jamal White and Anthony Mata - 7th grade students at Westlake Middle School in Oakland, CA - launched their own Bay Area themed hat business, J&A Hats, after taking part in the Operation HOPE Business in a Box program at their school the prior year.
By Samantha Sineni
December 2nd is #GivingTuesday, a time to celebrate the true holiday tradition of togetherness by giving back to those in need.
In the spirit of National Entrepreneurship Month, Operation HOPE will participate this year with our goal of raising $5,000 for HOPE Small Business Grants, which will help winners of our HOPE Business in a Box Competitions launch their small businesses. Each winner...
October has been an exciting month for Operation HOPE-Denver. We brought “Fiscal Fitness” programs to three local middle schools, awarded our first youth-entrepreneur business pitch winners of this school year and, for the second year in a row, partnered with the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City to host a day of Personal Finance for Denver high school students. One hundred students from Adams City High School and Martin Luther King Jr. Early College attended.
Operation HOPE’s own Financial Management Counselor for HOPE Inside, Memphis, LeVeda R. McCou appeared on Joy in Our Town Program, on the TBN network where she offered financial advice to the viewers.
Check out a preview of her appearance here.
Below you will find the airdates and times the interview will air. Our local call letters are WBUY. You can watch or record from the following channels: Comcast Cable...
Sunday, October 19th the Oakland Raiders hosted Cleveland Elementary School, US Bank, and Operation HOPE at the O.co Coliseum for a celebration of their work in financial literacy. At a short ceremony at the Oracle Arena, US Bank Government and Community Relations Vice President Lisa Joyner, Raiders CFO Marc Badain and Operation HOPE Oakland Market President Tyrone Cosey spoke to the Cleveland Elementary School students, congratulating them on their accomplishments and encouraging them to keep thinking about finances early!