Empowerment nonprofit furthers Project 5117, its mission to empower the underserved
LOS ANGELES – October 27, 2014 – Financial empowerment nonprofit Operation HOPE announced today that Bank of the West is opening a HOPE Inside office in their Pico Rivera Branch. A Grand Opening is planned for Wednesday, October 29, from 4 – 6PM, at the branch.
HOPE Inside offices provide financial literacy counselors to deliver workshops and one-on-one client support at branch locations. The program is designed to teach the community and bank customers about building personal wealth and assets through programs such as, Credit Management, Homeownership Program and Small Business Development. HOPE Inside features a dedicated certified counselor who provides and coordinates a selected range of empowerment programs. All services are offered free of charge and available to the general public.