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HOPE Financial Dignity Center Atlanta had the opportunity to present the Financial Management and Homeownership workshop to over 35 parents at McNair Middle School during a student lock-in empowerment event.
To this day there are many youth in high school who are unaware of what they are capable of after they graduate. Coming out of high school an average student does not know what a resume or a curriculum vitae is, let alone how to construct one. Students do not readily have access to career services, or know when to seek such services. Higher education guidance is only gained if sought, or if guardians are concerned with their students furthering their education.
Financial Management Counselor Rhonda J. Williams, of the Atlanta HOPE Financial Dignity Center, had the opportunity to speak the members of Higher Living Christian Church. As part of a month long series on personal finance, Rhonda was invited to share her experience and knowledge on how to create a budget that works.
February was a busy month for the Cyber Café at the Atlanta HOPE Financial Dignity Center! We educated 78 people in computer literacy through nine different workshops. These are the many workshops we teach here at the Atlanta Cyber Café:
Did you know that over 27 million Americans have been affected by identity theft in the last five years? HOPE Center DC examined identity theft in a recent webinar.
Washington, DC residents attended Operation HOPE's National Consumer Protection Week Listening Session on March 8th to discuss consumer financial protection issues affecting Americans.
On Wednesday January 30th, 2013 Operation HOPE in New Orleans held its 6th Graduation Ceremony at the Blue Plate Artists Loft honoring six artists who completed the twelve week Entrepreneurial Program (ETP).
On Friday, February 1, 2013, HOPE Financial Dignity Center New York and Carver Federal Savings Bank recently began a journey to provide credit counseling to Carver’s clientele at Carver’s branches offices.
Saturday January 26th was an eventful day for the Atlanta HOPE Financial Dignity Center. Operation HOPE was represented at the Dress for Success meeting with the Professional Women’s Group as a special guest to speak about our services.
We were very excited for CNN to highlight Banking on Our Future on their broadcast.
It was a great day on January 22 at the HOPE Financial Dignity Center in Atlanta because we launched two new advanced workshops: Career Preparation and Social Media & Branding. During the Social Media & Branding class students learned about LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest. The course incorporated ways to use social media for job hunting, building a business, developing a brand and expanding their network.
HOPE Center Atlanta launched it'a newest workshop on Tuesday, January 22nd. The Career Preparation Workshop trains participants on resume writing, cover letter writing, online job searching, professional attire and interviewing skills.
I’m a former client at your company Operation HOPE. I want to take this time to send you a note, which is over due to tell you how pleased I am with your organization. So often companies only hear from clients whom may have encountered bad or negative experience, I want to share with you my experience.