Volunteer Profile Series: Hon. Mary Jo Heston, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Western District of Washington

This month we are pleased to share our latest volunteer profile on Hon. Mary Jo Heston who has recently been appointed to CARE’s Advisory Board. Judge Heston has spent over 30 years working on financial literacy and bankruptcy related pro bono initiatives with several organizations. How did you learn about CARE? I first learned about … Continue reading Volunteer Profile Series: Hon. Mary Jo Heston, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Western District of Washington

April 15, 2021 0

CARE’s Founder to Receive Visionary Leadership Award

Hon. John C. Ninfo II, a retired U.S. Bankruptcy Judge, will receive the William E. Odom Visionary Leadership Award from the National Jump$tart Coalition for Financial Literacy at the coalition’s virtual awards ceremony on April 16. The coalition consists of more than 100 national organizations and a network of 51 independent, affiliated state coalitions that … Continue reading CARE’s Founder to Receive Visionary Leadership Award

April 08, 2021 0

CARE Values Inclusion

In my last few blog posts, I’ve been sharing more about CARE’s core values of empowerment, inclusion, and collaboration. CARE’s values are the guiding principles that we follow to fulfill our mission: to prepare the next generation for financial success through volunteer-led education. After discussing empowerment in my last blog post, I would like to … Continue reading CARE Values Inclusion

March 22, 2021 0

Navigating the Student Loan Process: Paula Craw and Tom Bailey from ECMC

Navigating student loans is both a complicated and important process. In the latest episode of the Voices of CARE podcast, Paula and Tom from ECMC share their tips on how best to manage the financial aid process from completing the FAFSA to signing your award letter.  What you will hear in this podcast: [1:00] It … Continue reading Navigating the Student Loan Process: Paula Craw and Tom Bailey from ECMC

March 18, 2021 0

Nuevos Recursos en Español de CARE (CARE’s New Spanish Resources)

CARE is happy to announce that we have new Spanish resources! We partnered with volunteers from our Puerto Rico chapter to establish CARE content for Spanish speaking teachers, students, and volunteers. One of our first projects was to create a Spanish version of “The Three Things You Need to Know About Money” (Los tres consejos … Continue reading Nuevos Recursos en Español de CARE (CARE’s New Spanish Resources)

March 09, 2021 0

CARE Values Empowerment

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be sharing more about CARE’s core values of empowerment, inclusion and collaboration. Our values are the guiding principles on how we fulfill our mission to prepare the next generation for financial success through volunteer-led education. Let’s get started by looking at our first value: empowerment. At CARE, we believe … Continue reading CARE Values Empowerment

February 25, 2021 0