Financial Literacy

Achieving Reunification Center Financial Workshop Series: Becoming Financially Responsible

Event Details
Date: 
March 22, 2012
Price: 
$0.00
Student Loans; Scholarships & Securing Housing

Achieving Reunification Center (ARC)

ARC presents Banking On Our Future “ Becoming Financially Responsible”.

All the workshops are at 1pm – 2pm

Thursday, March 1st - Creating a Budget; Savings & Checking Accounts; Debit vs Credit Cards; Certificate of Deposits
Thursday, March 8th - Credit; Credit Cards; & Credit Repair
Thursday, March 15th - Income; Taxes & Refunds

Achieving Reunification Center Financial Workshop Series: Becoming Financially Responsible

Event Details
Date: 
March 15, 2012
Price: 
$0.00
Income; Taxes & Refunds

Achieving Reunification Center (ARC)

ARC presents Banking On Our Future “ Becoming Financially Responsible”.

All the workshops are at 1pm – 2pm

Thursday, March 1st - Creating a Budget; Savings & Checking Accounts; Debit vs Credit Cards; Certificate of Deposits
Thursday, March 8th - Credit; Credit Cards; & Credit Repair
Thursday, March 15th - Income; Taxes & Refunds

Achieving Reunification Center Financial Workshop Series: Becoming Financially Responsible

Event Details
Date: 
March 1, 2012
Creating a Budget; Savings & Checking Accounts; Debit vs Credit Cards; Certificate of Deposits

Achieving Reunification Center (ARC)

ARC presents Banking On Our Future “ Becoming Financially Responsible”.

All the workshops are at 1pm – 2pm

Thursday, March 1st - Creating a Budget; Savings & Checking Accounts; Debit vs Credit Cards; Certificate of Deposits
Thursday, March 8th - Credit; Credit Cards; & Credit Repair
Thursday, March 15th - Income; Taxes & Refunds

Financial Education Workshops

Date: 
February 10, 2012
In recognition of National Financial Literacy Month, this April, the Coalition will hold Spring Training for Financial Fitness

PFCU’s Financial Educator Named “Top Educator”

Date: 
August 5, 2011

Philadelphia, PA, August 5, 2011 – Philadelphia Federal Credit Union’s Accredited Financial Educator, Karl Bernhard, was recently named one of the “Top Educators” involved in the financial workshop program offered by the Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC).

Author: 
Alexa Novachek
Source: 
CUinsight

Urban Affairs Coalition’s Campaign for Working Families

Date: 
June 15, 2011

Urban Affairs Coalition’s Campaign for Working Families Ends Another Successful Tax Season

With great enthusiasm, The Campaign for Working Families (CFWF), a partner of the Urban Affairs Coalition, announces another successful tax season.  During the 2011 tax season, CFWF completed 12,210 tax returns securing $22.3 million for low-income Philadelphia residents in state and federal tax returns, which includes $7,709,707 of Earned Income Tax Credits (EITC) refunds. 

City, Partners Announce Earned Income Tax Credit & Savings Day in Philadelphia and Opening of 11 Free Tax Preparation Sites

Date: 
January 28, 2011

Today city officials and partners joined The Campaign for Working Families to announce the opening of 11 free tax preparation sites throughout Philadelphia.

The announcement took place on “Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Day,” a nationwide effort to increase public awareness about the EITC and free tax preparation sites. It marks the 36th year the credit has been lifting working people out of poverty.

In addition, the Campaign revealed that new this tax season is the ability to buy U.S. Savings Bonds with a portion or all of your tax refund for yourself or others.

Teenshop

Location

1207 Chestnut Street, 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States
215-851-1843
Hours of Operation: 
School year: Monday to Saturday, 9am-5pm; July workshops: Saturday, 10am-1pm
1207 Chestnut Street, 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Ms.
Elleanor
J.
Hendley
Founder and Chair
To develop adolescent girls into tomorrow's leaders through an innovative series of life skills workshops, community service and college tours.
Services provided: 
Business/Entrepreneurship/Financial Literacy, Education - Youth, Health Issues Education, Mentoring, Violence Prevention, Youth Development

Entreprenuer Works

Location

111 South Independence Mall 5th floor, Suite 528
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States
215-545-3100 ext 223
610-499-7528
Fax: 
215-925-2485
Hours of Operation: 
Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm, and some evening classes
111 South Independence Mall 5th floor, Suite 528
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Ms.
Leslie
Benoliel
Executive Director
Secondary Contact
Ms.
Antoinette
Truehart
Managing Director

To provide small business owners and new entrepreneurs with the support and tools they need to thrive: small loans, access to other credit and capital sources, training and technical assistance and, above all, a network of peers, service providers, consultants, and potential customers.

Services provided: 
Business/Entrepreneurship/Financial Literacy, Economic Inclusion, Education - Adult, Workforce Development

One Day At A Time (ODAAT)

Location

2532 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19132
United States
215-226-7860
Fax: 
215-226-7869
Hours of Operation: 
Monday to Friday, 8am–5pm
2532 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19132
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Mr.
Mel
Wells
President
ODAAT is dedicated to serving low-income and homeless individuals in the Philadelphia area who are afflicted by addiction and HIV/AIDS. Our focus is on providing peer support and promoting healthy, positive lifestyles. ODAAT utilizes a community-based recovery model and support system, allowing people to recover in the same environment in which they became addicted.
Services provided: 
Addiction Recovery, Advocacy, Business/Entrepreneurship/Financial Literacy, Education - Adult, Food Bank, GED Preparation, Health, Health Issues Education, HIV/AIDS Prevention/Education, Job Training and Placement, HIV Medical Case Management