By Erik Rushing, Vice President, HOPE Financial Dignity Center DC

Operation HOPE Financial Dignity Center in Washington DC would like to thank one of our partners, Hermond Palmer of Industrial Bank, for sponsoring on’s Money Matters Mondays segment.

The show discusses matters that impact our community financially. The show is hosted by Cedric Lewis, an OHDC Community Lender. He featured Real Estate Agent, Shaunte Parke of Exit Bennet Realty on the show. Harrine Freeman was with us as well. She was one of Black Enterprise’s TOP 12 FINANCIAL MINDS (2010), Winner of the 2011 New York Book Festival and author of, How to Get Out of Debt: Get an “A” Credit Rating for Free.

The show has over 100,000 listeners and airs every second Monday of the month. This month we will have another special guest from Aim Hire, a company that offers a job placement program that helps welcome central consumers enter the workforce. Please tune into our next segment on June 10, 2013 at 2:00 PM EST.