America Saves Week 2015: Take Your Financial Future into Your Own Hands
America Saves Week, February 23 – 28, 2015, is the perfect time to review your finances, set your savings goals for the year, and set up a system that will allow you to save automatically. That’s why the America Saves Week theme is - Set a Goal. Make a Plan. Save Automatically.
HOPE's Bill Bynum Accepts 2014 Ned Gramlich Award for Fighting Inequality and Creating Opportunities in the South
Industry’s Highest Award Recongizes More Than 30 Years Dedicated to Breaking the Cycle of Poverty in Underserved Communities
Jackson, MS (October 9, 2014)—Opportunity Finance Network (OFN) announced that it will give the 2014 Ned Gramlich Award for Responsible Finance to longtime justice advocate Bill Bynum, CEO of Jackson, Mississippi-based Hope Enterprise Corporation/Hope Credit Union (HOPE).
OFN selected Bynum for this prestigious award—the highest individual honor in the opportunity finance industry—for his inspiring career dedicated to advancing economic opportunity for disenfranchised, underserved, and poverty-constrained communities. He is receiveing the award for his lifelong efforts to fight inequity through serving—and providing a voice to—“riskier” populations.