HOPE Inside location to focus on helping more people take charge of their finances and become stakeholders in the community
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In support of a stronger North St. Louis County, Regions Bank and Operation HOPE announced plans for a HOPE Inside location that will provide no-cost financial education and credit and money management counseling to underserved residents in the St. Louis area.
“Regions is committed to providing banking services and community support in North St. Louis County, and we are excited to work with Operation HOPE to provide free, focused, one-on-one financial counseling and empowerment.”
“Helping people and families understand and manage their finances makes our communities stronger,” said Mike Hart, Midwest Area President for Regions Bank. “Regions is committed to providing banking services and community support in North St. Louis County, and we are excited to work with Operation HOPE to provide free, focused, one-on-one financial counseling and empowerment.”
The HOPE Inside location will initially be housed in Regions’ New Halls Ferry branch located at 11920 New Halls Ferry Road in Florissant. Counseling will be available beginning May 18. The HOPE Inside counseling will later move to a new Regions location that will be built along Lewis and Clark Boulevard in Jennings.
Regions is providing workspace facilities within the branches and other support for HOPE Inside, enabling a certified financial counselor from Operation HOPE to meet with clients during Regions’ regular business hours. Counseling is provided free of charge and is available to the general public.