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Financial Literacy Month

To celebrate Financial Literacy Month, OFE created a calendar of the many programs available in April to help you take the first step toward financial empowerment. All classes, counseling, and workshops are offered by Financial Education Network providers for free unless a fee is noted in program descriptions. Click calendar dates for more information.






APRIL 2ND
Provider: Nazareth Housing
Program Name: Credit Where Credit is Due
Type: Workshop
Location: Center for Learning and Self Sufficiency (CLASS)
206 East 4th Street, between Avenues A & B
New York, NY 10009
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.
Registration: Call Dorit Margalit, (212) 982-7800 ext. 10
                                                                                                          
APRIL 3RD          
Provider: Child Center of NY
Program Name: Financial Counseling on Budgeting, Credit Repair,
Developing Credit & ID Theft
Type: Counseling
Location: 89-56 162nd Street, 2nd Floor
Jamaica, NY 11432
Time: 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. *By Appointment Only       
Registration: Call Diane Gonzalez, Single Stop Director,
at (718) 657-7100 ext. 216
                                                                                                          
APRIL 4TH
Provider: Nazareth Housing
Program Name: Financial Literacy Program for Children Ages 5-14
Type: Workshop
Location: Center for Learning and Self Sufficiency (CLASS)
206 East 4th Street, between Avenues A & B
New York, NY 10009
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Registration: Call Dorit Margalit, 212-982-7800 ext. 10

Provider: NY Urban League
Program Name: Banking and Money Management
Type: Class
Location: Staten Island Urban League Office
6 Van Duzer Street
Staten Island, NY 10301
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
(refreshments served 9:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.)       
Registration: Call Diana Coleman, (212) 926-8000
                                                                                                          
APRIL 7TH
Provider:

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation  

Program Name: Basic Banking
Type: Class
Location: 1368 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11216
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Registration: Call Bernice McRae at (718) 636-6924
or e-mail bmcrae@restorationplaza.org

Provider: Fort Greene SNAP
Program Name: "This Scam's for You"- Preventing and Protecting
Yourself Against Identity Theft
Type: Workshop
Location: 324 Myrtle Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Registration: Call Giselle Barker at (718) 694-6957
Fee: $2.00

Provider: Neighborhood Housing Services NYC
Program Name: Free Seminar for Homebuyers
Type: Workshop
Location: NHS Home Ownership Center
306 West 37th Street, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10018
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Registration: Call (718) 732-8100
or e-mail infohoc_01@nhsnyc.org
                                                                                                          
APRIL 10TH
Provider: Child Center of NY
Program Name: Financial Counseling on Budgeting, Credit Repair,
Developing Credit & ID Theft
Type: Counseling
Location: 89-56 162nd Street, 2nd Floor
Jamaica, NY 11432
Time: 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. *By Appointment Only       
Registration: Call Diane Gonzalez, Single Stop Director,
at 718-657-7100 ext. 216
                                                                                                          
APRIL 11TH
Provider: NY Urban League
Program Name: Money Management: Saving and Investing
Type: Class
Location: Staten Island Urban League Office
6 Van Duzer Street
Staten Island, NY 10301
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
(refreshments served 9:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.)       
Registration: Call Diana Coleman, (212) 926-8000
                                                                                                          
APRIL 14TH
Provider: Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation
Program Name: Credit Management
Type: Class
Location: 1368 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11216
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Registration: Call Bernice McRae at (718) 636-6924
or e-mail bmcrae@restorationplaza.org

Provider: Fort Greene SNAP
Program Name: "This Scam's for You" - Preventing and Protecting
Yourself Against Identity Theft
Type: Workshop
Location: 324 Myrtle Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Registration: Call Giselle Barker at (718) 694-6957
Fee: $2.00
                                                                                                          
APRIL 15TH
Provider: Office of Financial Empowerment
& Linden Church of Seventh-Day Adventists
Program Name: Pass It On Workshop with Pastor David Glover
Type: Workshop
Location: 228-20 137th Avenue
Entrance on 229th Street
Laurelton, NY  11413
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Registration: E-mail dca-ofenews@dca.nyc.gov
                                                                                                          
APRIL 16TH
Provider: Financial Planning Association
Program Name: Optimizing Your Budget and Cashflow
Type: Workshop
Location: New York Public Library
188 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Registration: Call Jackie Gold, (212) 592-7047
                                                                                                          
APRIL 17TH
Provider: Child Center of NY
Program Name: Financial Counseling on Budgeting, Credit Repair,
Developing Credit & ID Theft
Type: Counseling
Location: 89-56 162nd Street, 2nd Floor
Jamaica, NY 11432
Time: 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. *By Appointment Only    
Registration: Call Diane Gonzalez, Single Stop Director,
at (718) 657-7100 ext. 216
                                                                                                          
APRIL 21ST
Provider: Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation
Program Name: Debt Reduction       
Type: Class
Location: 1368 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11216
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Registration: Call Bernice McRae at (718) 636-6924
or e-mail bmcrae@restorationplaza.org

Provider: Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation
Program Name: Home Ownership
Type: Class
Location: 1368 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11216
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Registration: Call Bernice McRae at (718) 636-6924
or e-mail bmcrae@restorationplaza.org

Provider: Fort Greene SNAP
Program Name: "This Scam's for You" - Preventing and Protecting
Yourself Against Identity Theft
Type: Workshop
Location: 324 Myrtle Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Registration: Call Giselle Barker at (718) 694-6957
Fee: $2.00
                                                                                                          
APRIL 24TH
Provider: Child Center of NY
Program Name: Financial Counseling on Budgeting, Credit Repair,
Developing Credit & ID Theft
Type: Counseling
Location: 89-56 162nd Street, 2nd Floor
Jamaica, NY 11432
Time: 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. *By Appointment Only    
Registration: Call Diane Gonzalez, Single Stop Director,
at (718) 657-7100 ext. 216
                                                                                                          
APRIL 25TH
Provider: Office of Financial Empowerment
& Ebenezer Baptist Church
Program Name: Pass It On Workshop
with Reverend Calvin Leander Gibson
                  
Type: Workshop
Location: 36-12 Prince Street
Flushing, NY 11354
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Registration: E-mail dca-ofenews@dca.nyc.gov
                                                                                                          
APRIL 28TH
Provider: Fort Greene SNAP
Program Name: "This Scam's for You" - Preventing and Protecting
Yourself Against Identity Theft
Type: Workshop
Location: 324 Myrtle Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Registration: Call Giselle Barker at (718) 694-6957
Fee: $2.00