Denver Community Credit Union continued our outreach program throughout the community with financial education classes for partners such as Mi Casa, West High School, and Rocky Mountain Micro Finance Institute. The classes and topics taught for this month at these off-site locations included credit, money myths, and budgeting.
There were also several classes and events hosted at Denver Community Credit Union in conjunction with National Financial Literacy Month. These classes and events included Financial Aid for Higher Education, Wills & Trusts, Credit, and Personal Finance Resource Day.
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Money Smart Colorado along with Jump$tart had hosted their Colorado Kick-Off event at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City where we got to meet with former and new local partners.
Next, Rocky Mountain MicroFinance Institute had their bi-annual Bootcamp Graduation at the Walnut Street Tavern in Downtown Denver. The graduation was a ceremony for the students that jump started their small businesses through RMMFI and had successfully completed the program.
West High School hosted mock interviews for their students as a means to prepare them for the process of job interviewing. One of the representatives of Denver Community Credit Union had the chance to assist the staff with the interviews and give feedback to the students that participated. Below were thank you notes sent from the students that had participated in the Mock Interviews.
Our partners at the City and County of Denver hosted several events that Denver Community got the opportunity to support in attendance. The Self-Care Fair, hosted at the Denver Human Services Center, was an event that let the staff of DHS come by to visit different organizations that provided information about health and self-betterment.
Next, was a celebration to commemorate Earth Day with the Denver Earth Day Fair hosted at the Denver Webb Building.
Finally, City and County hosted Bring Your Child to Work Day at its three locations which were the Webb Building and the two Denver Human Services locations.