Tag Archive | "hawaii alliance for community based economic development"

seal-hawaiicounty

Kenoi to speak at Financial Empowerment Symposium

MEDIA RELEASE Hawaii Island communities are welcome to attend the 2012 Hawaii Family Financial Empowerment Symposium on June 27 – 29 at the Waikiki Marriott on Oahu. This event is an opportunity for attendees to deepen their understanding of how to further empower families and communities to be self-sufficient. Symposium activities include: place-based learning workshops […]

Read the full story

Posted in BusinessComments (1)

Family Financial Empowerment Day in Kona (March 25)

Family Financial Empowerment Day in Kona (March 25)

MEDIA RELEASE The county invites Hawaii Island communities to attend the Family Financial Empowerment Day 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, March 25 at the West Hawaii Civic Center in Kona. This no-cost event will feature presentations and one-on-one counseling sessions on free tax preparation, credit, budgeting, federal student aid (FAFSA) application, financial wellness, and a variety […]

Read the full story

Posted in BusinessComments (0)

National EITC Awareness Day (Jan. 28)

National EITC Awareness Day (Jan. 28)

MEDIA RELEASE This year, working families earning up to $48,362 may be eligible for an earned income tax credit (EITC) worth $5,666, depending on their income and number of children. The Earned Income Tax Credit is a federal tax credit that rewards work by low- and moderate-income families. Refunds are often used to help families […]

Read the full story

Posted in BusinessComments (0)

Children’s Savings Project starts at two isle schools

Children’s Savings Project starts at two isle schools

MEDIA RELEASE Children at Konawaena Elementary School and Kanu o ka Aina New Century Public Charter School are now able to open a savings account and start saving for their future. In a partnership between Dr. Michael Cheang of the University of Hawaii at Manoa, local credit unions (Hawaii First Federal Credit Union and Hawaii […]

Read the full story

Posted in EducationComments (0)


 

Quantcast