financial empowerment

T. Rowe Price Foundation Partners With Cash Campaign of Maryland to Open the Bmore CoLab

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The T. Rowe Price Foundation is opening a new space, the Bmore CoLab, under an ambitious partnership with the CASH Campaign of Maryland (CASH) and other nonprofits, to provide a variety of community services focused on empowering entrepreneurship and financial well-being in Baltimore.

OneWest Bank Unveils New Branch Design at West L.A. Grand Opening

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PASADENA, Calif., November 1, 2019 /3BL Media/ – OneWest Bank, CIT's Southern California retail bank division, today announced the grand opening of its West Los Angeles location featuring modern technology and a customized branch design.

More Than $3.5 Million Raised During the 2018 Allstate Foundation Purple Purse Challenge to Benefit Domestic Violence Survivors

Nearly 300 domestic violence nonprofits urged people to donate funds to provide critical support services
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November 15, 2018 /3BL Media/ - On a single day in 2017, more than 11,000 calls for help from victims went unanswered due to the lack of resources and staff at domestic violence nonprofits. To address these immense funding gaps, The Allstate Foundation rallied nearly 300 domestic violence nonprofits across the country to participate in its fifth annual Purple Purse® Challenge during National Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October.

NYC Mayor’s Office for Economic Opportunity, Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City, and Citi Community Development Announce the Launch of the Nation’s First-Ever Municipal Service Design Studio Dedicated to Improving Services for Low-Income Residents

New Design Studio and Toolkit aim to enable NYC agencies to better meet the needs of NYC’s most vulnerable residents using a participatory process known as “service design.”
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NEW YORK, October 6, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Today the Mayor's Office for Economic Opportunity, the Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City, and Citi Community Development announce the launch of the nation’s first-ever Service Design Studio and toolkit dedicated to making public services for low-income New Yorkers as effective and accessible as possible. The announcement took place at Parsons School of Design at the New School, where over 400 public servants, nonprofit leaders, and members of the design community gathered in support of the new initiative.

Barclays Shares Annual Citizenship Performance in 2016 Annual Report

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March 2, 2017 /3BL Media/  - Barclays publishes its annual Citizenship performance in the Barclays PLC Annual Report 2016

2016 marks the first year of Barclays’ Shared Growth Ambition – a new Citizenship strategy that concentrates efforts on those sectors of the economy where the bank can have the greatest impact and which will align with its core strength as a financial services institution:

Barclays Shares First Year Results of Shared Growth Ambition

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Today, Barclays published its annual Citizenship performance in the Barclays PLC Annual Report 2016

2016 marks the first year of Barclays’ Shared Growth Ambition – a new Citizenship strategy that concentrates efforts on those sectors of the economy where the bank can have the greatest impact and which will align with its core strength as a financial services institution:

Allstate Foundation Awards $1.2 Million to Expand Programs for Domestic Violence and Financial Abuse Victims Nationally

Purple Purse Moving Ahead Grant Program will provide up to 30,000 survivors with vital tools to help them regain their independence
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NORTHBROOK, Ill., Feb. 1, 2017 /3BL Media/ – The Allstate Foundation, a leading advocate for victims of domestic violence and financial abuse, announced today $1.2 million in grants awarded to 20 domestic violence programs around the country. The grants aim to help expand financial empowerment services for approximately 30,000 survivors.

Reflections from a Career Investor - Amy Domini

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By Amy Domini, founder of Domini Social Investments and partner in The Sustainability Group

Allstate Foundation Awards $1 Million in Grants to Fund Financial Empowerment for Domestic Violence Survivors

Moving Ahead Financial Empowerment Grant program expected to reach 30,000 survivors
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NORTHBROOK, Ill., Oct. 28, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Today, The Allstate Foundation announced 14 recipients in a one-of-a-kind grant program supporting financial empowerment services for domestic violence survivors. The Moving Ahead Financial Empowerment Grant Program, now in its seventh year, provides funds to state domestic violence coalitions to help address the No. 1 reason victims stay in and return to violent relationships—finances.

Department of Consumer Affairs Names 'Remind Me' App Winner of the 2013 Financial Empowerment Hackathon

Remind Me's Features will Help New Yorkers Manage their Money and Connect them to the City's Financial Empowerment Centers
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March 7, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Jonathan Mintz announced Remind Me as the winner of DCA's first hackathon, where 25 participants created apps this past weekend at the DUMBO Loft. 

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