financial literacy

ING Foundation Awards College Scholarships to Girls Inc. Young Investors

ING-Girls Inc. Investment Challenge Participants Complete Three-Year Program
Press Release

(3BL Media) May 31, 2012 - The ING Foundation is awarding college scholarships to teams of young girls who participated in the ING-Girls Inc. Investment Challenge, a program that provides practical, hands-on investing experience to girls at Girls Inc. affiliates around the country.

ING U.S. Welcomes ‘Fierce Financial Ladies’ To Windsor, Conn.

Young girls connect with real-world professionals
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You may be wondering, who are the Fierce Financial Ladies? They are the girls participating in the ING-Girls Inc. Investment Challenge from the Girls Inc. of Holyoke, Mass., affiliate.

PwC Sends Partners, Staff and Interns to Belize to Boost Financial Literacy Among Students and Teachers

Innovative International Experience Reinforces Firm’s Commitment to Supporting Youth Education and Developing Responsible Leaders
Press Release

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) NEW YORK - July 11, 2011 - Two hundred PwC partners, staff and interns from across the United States will travel to Belize City, Belize, as part of “Project Belize,” an innovative international experience generated from PwC’s broader commitment to youth education and

Junior Achievement of Central Iowa Receives $10,000 From ING Foundation

Retail Storefront at the Richard O. Jacobson JA BizTown
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 (3BL Media / theCSRfeed) May 23, 2011 - Junior Achievement (JA) of Central Iowa, Inc. received a $10,000 grant from the ING Foundation, allowing central Iowa elementary students to experience real-life financial lessons while attending the Richard O. Jacobson BizTown. With ING’s generous contribution, their retail store will serve over 5,000 students for the 2011-12 school year. 

ING Individual Retirement CEO Lynne Ford Joins Junior Achievement USA Board

Organizations share strong education and financial literacy focus
Press Release

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) May 17, 2011 -  Lynne Ford, chief executive officer of ING Individual Retirement, has joined the Junior Achievement USA Board of Directors for a three-year term. Junior Achievement empowers young people to own their economic success via K-12 volunteer-delivered programs focusing on work readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy. 

ING Foundation Focuses on Financial Empowerment

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Financial empowerment is a central focus for the ING Foundation—and a natural extension of the ING brand, “Your Future. Made Easier.” The ING Foundation is committed to creating, funding and supporting programs that empower our customers and communities, and to deliver knowledge, encouragement, skills, and opportunity that can make a lasting difference in their lives.

The UPS Foundation Funds Economic Empowerment

Summary: 

Over the past four years, UPS has contributed $265,000 to support Opportunity International’s transformational microfinance work in Chennai, India. As a result, more than 1,600 new clients have received loans – averaging $136 the first time around – affecting nearly 7,000 lives.

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Over the past four years, UPS has contributed $265,000 to support Opportunity International’s transformational microfinance work in Chennai, India. As a result, more than 1,600 new clients have received loans – averaging $136 the first time around – affecting nearly 7,000 lives.

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