Upcoming Events

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Own It – Albion – Financial Empowerment Fair

Everything from Home to Health, Career to Car

Saturday, January 20, 2018
Doors open at 12 Noon – All activities wrapping up by 5 p.m.
Ludington Center, 101 N. Superior Street, Albion, MI  49224

This event is intended for every adult in Albion and the surrounding area. You can expect to find workshops on a range of financial topics, interactive stations with community organizations, prizes and other incentives for participation.
Transportation, childcare, and Spanish translation services will be provided.

Workshop Topics:

  • Homeownership: Mortgage Loans, Home Repair Grants, Handicap Accessibility, and Other Financial Incentives
  • Budgeting
  • Credit Repair & Counseling
  • Investments & Retirement Plans
  • Checking & Savings Accounts
  • Preventing Elder Abuse & Predatory Lending

Partnering Organizations:

Tentative Schedule:

12 p.m. Doors Open – Time to browse the fair booths

12:30 p.m. Introduction/Welcome by Homestead Savings Bank

12:45 p.m. Break Off into Workshops with 2-3 different options

1:45 p.m. Free time to explore the fair

2:05 p.m. Another round of workshops with 2-3 different options

3:05 p.m. More free time to explore the fair

3:20 p.m. Another round of workshops with 2-3 different options

4:20 p.m. Wrap Up – Draw Prize Winners

The event will be sponsored by Homestead Savings Bank, in partnership with Starr Commonwealth, and the Albion Branch NAACP.

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