Edward Jones Among Latest Organizations to Join Operation HOPE’s Financial Literacy for All (FL4A) Movement
Denison Yachting and Edward Jones are committed to joining a 10-year financial wellness initiative designed to drive cultural relevance with awareness and impact.
ATLANTE, June 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Financial Literacy for All, a national initiative to support the integration of financial literacy into American culture, today announced the next wave of leading private sector companies engaging their organizations in the movement.
Denison Yachting and Edward Jones have joined other leading organizations including founding members Walmart, Disney, NFL, NBA, Delta Air Lines, Walgreens, Bank of America, Khan Academy, PayPal and Ares Management, and key members BlackRock , FICO, First Horizon Bank, iHeart Media, Mastercard, NASCAR, Nasdaq, Nextdoor, NIKE, Santander, Shopify, TIME for Kids, Truist, Uber and US Bank as part of this unique coalition.
“We are honored that our newest members, whose reach spans all segments of society, have chosen to lend their influential voice to this cause,” said John Hope Bryant, Founder and CEO of Operation HOPE. “We look forward to partnering with Denison Yachting, Edward Jones and Wells Fargo to increase our impact as we continue to work to help everyone build a better future for themselves and their families.”
Spear May 20, 2021this 10-year commitment co-chaired by the CEO of Walmart Doug McMillon and John Hope BryantFounder, President and CEO of Atlantabased on Operation HOPE, Inc., will reach millions of working youth and adults, enabling them to achieve greater financial success for themselves and their families. Highlighting the need for financial capability, the National Financial Educators Council estimates that financial illiteracy costs American families approximately $415 billion every year.
To follow the progress of “Financial Literacy for All”, please visit FL4A.org.
About Edward Jones:
Edward Jones, a FORTUNE 500 company headquartered in St. Louis, provides financial services in the United States and, through its subsidiary, in Canada. Every aspect of the firm’s business, from the investments offered by its financial advisors to the location of its branches, is aimed at individual and corporate investors. The firm’s approximately 19,000 financial advisors serve more than 7 million clients with a total of $1.8 trillion in assets under management. The Edward Jones website is www.edwardjones.comand its recruitment website is www.careers.edwardjones.com. SIPC member.
At Edward Jones, we believe in the power of financial knowledge and a personal approach to building lasting financial strength. That’s why we create deep relationships and provide tailored resources to educate and support people in creating intergenerational wealth for themselves and those around them. This philosophy comes to life in many ways, including our Financial Fitness program, designed to improve the financial health of younger generations, and our Grassroots Task Force, which serves as the voice of the individual investor in the nation’s capital.
About Denison Yachting:
An American yachting family since 1948 specializing in superyachts, new boats, brokerage, charter, crew and more.
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SOURCE Operation HOPE, Inc.