Community First partnered with EVERFI because financial education was critical for the financial health of the larger membership base and the programs they had running previously were struggling with participation rates, particularly with in-person classes which attracted only a handful of attendees.
Washington Federal’s outreach program is well suited to handle individual community needs while upholding the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA ) which encourages banks to help meet the credit needs of their communities.
If you haven’t already, take a moment to read Jen Talentino’s article “Is There a Smarter Way to Think About Sexual Assault on Campus?” published in the New Yorker last week. Trust me, I’m (technically) a doctor.
I confess, I’m totally guilty of this; its a thing conference speakers do. It’s the moment when a powerpoint slide flips up with some sexy-looking graphic that is intended to shorthand a complex theory and confer a patina of expertise and insider knowledge on the remainder of the talk.