Financial Literacy

Learn to Save for Your Future

Date: 
May 23, 2013
Tips for young adults on money management!

Financial Education Workshop on Money Management

Event Details
Date: 
June 12, 2013
Learn how to properly manage your money!

On June 12th, 2013, Olney Library will be hosting a Financial Education Workshop on Money Management.

This is a great opportunity to learn how to properly save your money and invest in your future! UAC’s Community Economic Development (CED) department provides financial education workshops to empower individuals with the tools needed to improve their financial lives.

Campaign for Working Families Hard Work Results in Best Tax Season Ever!

Date: 
May 21, 2013
UAC's program partner Campaign for Working Families scored their best tax season ever!

DOING BUSINESS WITH THE CITY - Let’s Get Started

Event Details
Date: 
June 27, 2012
DOING BUSINESS WITH THE CITY Let’s Get Started Explore the opportunity of building your business with City contracts. Develop your strategy for pursuing competitive bid and non-competitive contracts.

DOING BUSINESS WITH THE CITY
Let’s Get Started

Explore the opportunity of building your business with City contracts. Develop your strategy for pursuing competitive bid and non-competitive contracts. Learn the steps for getting started and the resources that are available to support your enterprise.

RSVP: LaShawnda Tompkins, MBA at (215) 683-2057 or lashawnda.tompkins@phila.gov

Workshop Agenda
2:30 – 4:00 PM
200 South Broad Street, The City Avenue Conference Room, 7th Floor

Campaign for Working Families Tax Season a Great Success

Date: 
May 18, 2012
With the help of 700 volunteers, UAC program partner, Campaign for Working Families reported a record 2012 tax season.

Financial Capability Roundtable & Brown Bag Lunch

Event Details
Date: 
May 17, 2012
Price: 
$0.00
Luis Mora, President of Finanta , unique credit-building tool based on a popular village banking practice and loan generating programs for business and first time home buyers. May 17th from 12:00 PM-1:00pm.

Join the circle of financial educators for a roundtable discussion and brown bag lunch on May 17th from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM featuring Luis Mora, President of FINANTA. The discussion will focus on innovative solutions for credit building and loan generating programs for businesses and first time home buyers.
 
This program is brought to you by the Financial Education Subcommittee of UAC’s Community and Economic Development Department.

Business News in Brief: Bank Grant to Aid Students

Date: 
March 3, 2012

The Citizens Bank Foundation presented a $50,000 grant this week to the Philadelphia Urban Affairs Coalition's effort to promote financial literacy among public school students. Part of the grant will support development of the coalition's Financial Advancement Network Club workshops, including six new clubs for 60 students on "Getting, Keeping, and Growing Your Money"; "Smart Shopping"; and "Living on Your Own." The clubs will be hosted by the School District for seventh- and eighth-grade students.

Author: 
Al Heavens
Source: 
Philadelphia Inquirer