Increasing H.O.P.E. Announces Annual Free Financial Literacy Month Event

The Increasing H.O.P.E. Financial Training Center is pleased to announce its 14th presentation of Money Fair Saturday, April 13, 2019, from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm at the Royal Life Center at 4750 Abraham Avenue in North Charleston. In addition to providing financial literacy and education during its annual community outreach, the non-profit organization will host the 2nd Annual Pastors & Leaders Money Roundtable at 11:00 am.

Money Fair 2019 is a free interactive community event with something for the entire family. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask financial experts questions about a variety of topics that include, homeownership, credit restoration, banking, insurance, and investments. Children will have fun meeting and greeting Increasing H.O.P.E.’s mascot “Mo Money” as he makes learning about money fun.

“We’ve got some big news to announce at this year’s Money Fair, and are excited to be partnered with some of the top financial service providers in the nation.” says Dorothea Bernique, Executive Director of Increasing H.O.P.E. “This event serves one purpose, to provide hope, education, and empowerment that will help our attendees move from debt and delinquencies to deeds and deposits. explains Bernique.

In celebration of Financial Literacy Month, Increasing HOPE will have lots of activities for attendees. There will be food vendors, games, and giveaways throughout the entire day. Money Fair 2019 is free and open to the public, but attendees are asked to visit to register.

Increasing H.O.P.E. Financial Training Center has had a 10 Million Dollar impact in the Tri-county area over the past 13 years. The nonprofit organization has a passion for seeing individuals and families become educated, enriched and empowered in the area of personal finance. H.O.P.E. is an acronym for Helping Others Prosper Economically.

Corporate Sponsors include: BB&T, South State Bank, Pinnacle Financial Partners, Woodforest National Bank, South Carolina Federal Credit Union, SunTrust, Bank of Americal, The Royal Foundation, and D-Free.

For more information about Money Fair 19, sponsorship or vendor opportunities call 843-225-4343 or visit

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