The Community Preparedness Webinar Series: Financial Prep

Financial Emergency Preparedness

Recorded Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at 2 p.m. EDT

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Our partners at Operation HOPE joined us for a discussion about community-based best practices in promoting financial emergency preparedness. This webinar explains how emergency managers, faith-based organizations, Citizen Corps Councils, CERTs, the general public, and other organizations can leverage community resources in partnership with Operation HOPE before, during and after disasters.

Presenter's biography

Jason Yancey, Operations Manager for HOPE Coalition America

Operation HOPE is America's leading nonprofit social investment banking and financial literacy empowerment organization, has developed a number of initiatives to provide financial literacy, financial preparedness, and financial emergency support. HOPE Coalition America provides free pre-disaster financial preparedness seminars and foreclosure prevention workshops for both individuals and organizations, and provides financial experts to assist communities after a disaster strikes.

Downloads, Links and ResourcesThis webinar is free to the public. The webinar recording lasts approximately 40 minutes. The live webinar offered Closed Captioning and a transcript of the webinar has been posted with the recorded version of the webinar.

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