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Wells Fargo: Giving Students a Head Start on Financial Education

Originally published on stories.wf.com by Dustin Wilson and Jessica Pacek Leah Johnson is using the financial lessons she learned at Thurgood Marshall College Fund’s Teacher Quality and Retention Program Summer Institute to teach her fourth-grade students in Texas how to spend and save their money wisely. When Leah Johnson attended…

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ERG Forum: ERG Festival Participants Feel ‘Inspired,’ ‘Informed’ After Final Session

In the final session of DiversityInc’s 2019 ERG Festival on Nov. 12 at the Newark Liberty International Airport Marriott, Lissiah Hundley, head of strategic partnerships and client fulfillment, led the ERG Forum, where participants had an opportunity to engage in a dialogue. Inspired. Informed. Invigorated. Engaged. Challenged. Supported. Hopeful. Those…

NALCAB, LiftFund and Wells Fargo Announce Launch of Largest National Loan Fund for the Growth of Latino-Owned Small Businesses

Originally published on newsroom.wf.com The Wells Fargo Foundation has made a historic $10 million grant to NALCAB — National Association for Latino Community Asset Builders — to support growth-oriented lending to minority-owned businesses nationwide through a network of Latino-led nonprofit business lenders. The new Acceso Loan Fund is designed to help diverse entrepreneurs scale…

Wells Fargo Surpasses $1 Million in Vehicle Donations and Financial Mentoring to Help Veterans Across the Country

Originally published on newsroom.wf.com. Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) announced today that — in collaboration with Military Warriors Support Foundation’s Transportation4Heroes program and auto dealers across the U.S. — it has supported $1 million in payment-free vehicle donations since 2015 to over 30 veterans and Gold Star spouses across…

Wells Fargo Foundation and NFWF Grants Help Communities Prepare for Natural Disasters

Originally published on newsroom.wf.com. The Wells Fargo Foundation and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation today announced $2.9 million in grants to 11 nonprofit organizations and tribes across the U.S. to help communities address the mounting threats of flooding, droughts, rising sea levels and longer hurricane and wildfire seasons. By investing in…