Through its Financial Education, Matched Savings and Consumer Education programs, and research and advocacy, Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB) is working to ensure that all residents in the Greater DC area have opportunities to save and invest in their dreams.
The mission of Operation HOPE, Inc. (HOPE) is silver rights empowerment, making free enterprise work for everyone. We accomplish this through our work on the ground as the nonprofit private banker for the working poor, the underserved and struggling middle class. We achieve our mission by being the best-in-class provider of financial literacy empowerment for youth, financial capability for communities, and ultimately, financial dignity for all.
Founded and led by Florence M. King, a former employee of Equifax Corporation, FMK Credit Education Center is a company dedicated to educating the consumer on problem related issues that occur within the credit industry.
We help individuals take control of financial circumstances by applying simple methods to enhance, increase, and build credit scores.
FELA is a leading, independent provider of financial education services and educational technology solutions. We are experts in the field of consumer education and engagement. We develop programs for organizations that inform, engage, motivate, and empower consumers. We seek to improve the financial health and capability of each individual who participates in our programs.
Our financial education programs deliver meaningful value and measurable results to our partners and clients by engaging consumers, building customer loyalty, and connecting consumers to relevant products and services in a responsible way.
Haye Girl is a Financial Counseling Organization in Washington, District of Columbia. It received its exempt organization status from the IRS in 2007.
We are the nation’s largest organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their futures, and make smart academic and economic choices. Junior Achievement’s programs—in the core content areas of work readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy—ignite the spark in young people to experience and realize the opportunities and realities of work and life in the 21st century.
We build tools to help our members think about their finances holistically.
EVERFI is on the front lines of education’s evolution, connecting learning to the real world by equipping users with the skills they need for success beyond the classroom.
The Latino Economic Development Center (LEDC) equips Latinos and other D.C.-area residents with the skills and financial tools to create a better future for their families and communities.
Participants in our programs learn how to buy and stay in their homes, take control of decisions affecting their apartment buildings, and start or expand small businesses.
Our expertise is the development and presentation of customized financial education and professional development seminars and workshops.
The Society has developed and presented a series of seminars under the title of “Mind Over Money Skills,” which includes “Credit Management” and “Personal Money Management” seminars for college students. Investor Education and Homeownership seminars are also presented.
Established in 2003, the CABEL (Communities Always Bring Extra Love)Foundation is committed to helping youth and families, particularly the disadvantaged, tap into and reach their potential through the appreciation and understanding of the importance of saving and investing in their futures. CABEL’s mission is to introduce, educate and encourage youth through Financial Literacy Workshops/Seminars, Entrepreneurship as well as Life and Work Skills Workshops.
The National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) was formed in 1990 by national, regional, and local organizations to develop and harness the collective energies of community reinvestment organizations from across the country so as to increase the flow of private capital into traditionally underserved communities. NCRC has grown to an association of more than 600 community-based organizations that promote access to basic banking services, including credit and savings, to create and sustain affordable housing, job development and vibrant communities for America’s working families.
WOW works nationally and in its home community of the Washington, DC metropolitan area to build pathways to economic security and equality of opportunity for women, families and elders.
The Department of Employment Services provides comprehensive employment services to ensure a competitive workforce, full employment, life-long learning, economic stability and the highest quality of life for all District residents.
The District of Columbia SBDC network is the only Districtwide, nationally accredited program that provides high quality one-on- one consulting, training and information resources to empower new and existing businesses. DC SBDC consultants work with entrepreneurs in confidential, individualized sessions to help them with a range of business issues including testing a new business proposition, shaping a business plan, investigating funding opportunities, and much more.
United Way of the National Capital Area (United Way NCA) works to create a thriving community where adults and children have access to excellent schools, good health, safe neighborhoods and jobs that pay a livable wage.