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Count Me In and Capital One Honor Successful Women Veteran Entrepreneurs Who Have Contributed to Economic Growth in Communities Nationwide

As More Veterans Choose an Entrepreneurial Path, Capital One and Count Me In Celebrate First Graduating Class of the Women Veteran Entrepreneur Corps (WVEC) Program
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McLean, Va., April 15, 2014 /3BL Media/Capital One Financial Corporation and Count Me In for Women’s Economic Independence today announced that they will honor women veteran business owners from across the country who have successfully launched or grown their own businesses, generating new job opportunities and creating a ripple effect in economic growth in communities nationwide.

Finance Park Provides Students Experience of Making Real Life Financial Management Decisions


Junior Achievement of New York (JA New York) is the local affiliate of Junior Achievement USA® (JA), the world's largest organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their future, and make smart academic and economic choices.  Our volunteer-delivered, K-12th grade programs foster college and career-readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills, and use experiential learning to inspire students to dream big and reach their potential.

Latino Leaders Awarded With the 2014 Fellowship at FIELD


The Microenterprise Fund for Innovation, Effectiveness, Learning and Dissemination (FIELD) at the Aspen Institute and the Capital One Foundation announced the names of 12 community leaders selected to participate as fellows in the Emerging Leaders in Microbusiness Squared (ELM²) program this year.

How To Stick To Your New Year's Resolutions All Year Long


With the holidays past and a new year upon us, now is the time for Americans to focus on their 2014 resolutions. And while fitness goals often top the list of New Year’s resolutions, diet and exercise aren’t the only ways to get back into shape. This year, do yourself and your loved ones a favor by getting financially fit as well.

Capital One Foundation and the Aspen Institute Announce 2014 Fellows of Microbusiness Leadership Program

Emerging leaders engage in fellowship program to enhance leadership and management skills; Program is aligned with Capital One Foundation's focus on helping small businesses grow and local economies thrive
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Jan. 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ - FIELD at the Aspen Institute and the Capital One Foundation today announced the 2014 fellows of the ELM², Emerging Leaders in Microbusiness Squared Program. ELM² aims to exponentially increase the talent within microenterprise development organizations that create opportunity for aspiring and disadvantaged entrepreneurs.

With help from Kiva & Capital One, entrepreneurs like Elizabeth can keep dreaming...and start doing.

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Life changed in an instant for Elizabeth when her husband passed away. The mother of three was now the family breadwinner, a role she wasn’t fully prepared for.

“Something’s different about your whole focus to life,” she says of her husband’s passing.

Elizabeth, who lives in Charlottesville, Va., knew she had to work but she found that traditional forms of employment weren’t readily available. So she decided to rely on her own skills and pursue her dream of opening a tomato sauce manufacturing company.

600 Seniors Marched College Applications to Post Offices Across NYC

2nd Annual March promotes college access for all, regardless of background or circumstance
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Citywide, NY, December 13, 2013 /3BL Media/ - More than 600 seniors from NYC Outward Bound Schools’ five-borough network of public schools marched from their respective campuses to their local post offices or mail trucks to submit their college applications, exhibiting  the organization’s commitment to college preparation and access for all. More than 3500 fellow students, teachers, family, business members and local elected officials cheered them on, including 60 volunteers from the College March sponsor Capital One Bank.

Capital One Recognized as One of America’s Top 50 Community-Minded Companies by Bloomberg, National Conference on Citizenship and Points of Light

Capital One Ranked #2 on the List in Financials Industry, Large Market Cap
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Dcember 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ - For the second year in a row, Capital One Financial Corporation was recognized as one of the top 50 community-minded companies in America on the Civic 50 survey – an annual initiative that identifies and recognizes companies for their commitment to invest their time, talent, and resources to improve the quality of life in the communities where they do business.

Capital One Named 2014 Top 100 Military Friendly Employer By G.I. Jobs

Company Recognized for its Best in Class Recruiting Practices and Support for Military Hiring Initiatives
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November 20, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Capital One Financial Corporation announced that it has been named to the 2014 Military Friendly Employer® list by Victory Media, publisher of G.I.

Capital One Bank and Junior Achievement Help Local Students Learn Financial Literacy Skills

Capital One and Junior Achievement Partnership Teaches Practical Money Skills; Has Served More than 250,000 Students in the United States
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Novemnber 14, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Capital One Financial Corporation and Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada are bringing Capital One/Junior Achievement Finance Park, an innovative mobile financial education program, to Las Vegas. The program, which runs Nov. 14 to Dec. 13, will be hosted in the Library District building across from Cashman Field. The program will help thousands of eighth grade students across the Clark County School District—the fifth largest school district in the nation—learn critical money management skills such as budgeting and saving.


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