Past Events


Thursday, April 26th, 2012

Are your firm’s team members more focused on their financial affairs than work? Community Financial Education Foundation can help make sense of credit and help people navigate these tough financial times. We believe that a simple yet powerful, multi-organizational approach is most effective.

For more information, contact CFEF at 202-997-8785 or at


MyStartingPoint is a web based program that identifies user’s financial wellness and customizes a learning path that is unique to each individual.  MyStartingPoint is designed to help consumers understand basic financial principles, loan terms, and credit.  MyStartingPoint integrates CFEF’s outcome based curriculum with the flexibility of an online platform. Through the website, individuals can access resources including interactive budgeting tools, checklists, calculators, financial worksheets, savings tips, credit tips and credit resources. is unique in that each individual is given a financial wellness score upon entering the program and as they complete the tailored curriculum they are able to raise their wellness score. An individual’s wellness score is the way we are able to measure the success of the individual and our program.

EL Haynes Financial Wellness Pilot Program

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010

Feb 2, 2010
Washington, DC
Parents of EL Haynes Public Charter School

A five part series of financial wellness workshops was held for the parents of E.L. Haynes Charter School.

Workshop 1: Money Management, Budgeting and Weathering the Current Economic Crisis

Workshop 2:  Accessing Public Benefits

Workshop 3: Planning for the Future: College Funding, Investment Strategies, and Financial Resources

Workshop 4: Credit, Debt, Building your Wealth and Teaching Your Kids about Money



Talking to your kids about money:


Night at the Newark Bears

Monday, August 31st, 2009

August 30, 2009
Newark, NJ


CFEF Education Project – Aurora

Saturday, August 29th, 2009

August 28, 2009
Aurora, IL
Partners in Health

CFEF Education Project – Richmond

Monday, August 17th, 2009

August 16, 2009
Congressman Eric Cantor

CFEF Education Project – Houston

Saturday, August 15th, 2009

August 14, 2009
Houston Urban League

Houston Workshop Part 1:

Houston Workshop Part 2: