“It was really encouraging to see all the different groups in the local Houston community who are working towards similar goals. I am excited about helping Houston area schools.
Houston, Texas (PRWEB) April 12, 2012
Christopher and SOFA hosted a luncheon on April 5th with the Texas Council on Economic Education with the goal to provide Financial Literacy courses for the students, parents, teachers and faculty of the local area school. The lunch was a great success and the following speakers were present:
Steph DeWageneer Director of Creative Sales Comedysportz / Professional Speaker emceed the luncheon, Christopher Hensley President of the Houston Midtown chapter of the Society for Financial Awareness, Houston City Council Member – Melissa Noriega ,Laura Ewing President of the Texas Council on Economic Education, Shelley Leavitt Nadel Director of Membership Retention and Development for the Women’s Energy Network, Shirley Brooks Vice President Operations East Texas Region for ACCION, and Alex Obregon with Houston Controllers Office and Bank of Houston.
With Financial Literacy Month being celebrated across the country for the month of April, SOFA is working to get its speakers and their free educational workshops into the hands of every American around the country.
The Society for Financial Awareness is a national non-profit educational speaker's bureau that provides financial education to businesses, places of worship, civic organizations, city and federal governments, as well as other non-profit organizations. SOFA's mission is to end financial illiteracy, one community at a time, by conducting financial education workshops across the country.
If you would like to have our speakers conduct a free workshop or seminar for you contact us at:
800-689-4851, ask for George Colberg, COO&CFO, gcolberg(at)sofausa(dot)org