Monday, March 7, 2011
The FINRA Investor Education Foundation and United Way Worldwide (UWW) have announced over $1.8 million in grants to 15 recipients as part of the Financial Education in Your Community initiative.
Financial Education in Your Community, which is administered jointly by United Way Worldwide and the FINRA Investor Education Foundation, funds community-based financial education programs across the country, providing effective, unbiased financial education resources for hardworking individuals and families. The latest group of grantees marks the second year of this partnership, which awarded nearly $1.5 million to 12 grassroots projects in 2009. See the FINRA website for the complete list of grantees.