Make A Difference Week 2021

Mark your calendar! Make a Difference Week 2021 will be taking place October 18-22, 2021. In partnership with local banks and other community and corporate partners, Volunteer Memphis would like to facilitate virtual financial literacy sessions for youth and young adults. The goal of this service initiative as it relates to our targeted age group:

    • Increase basic fiscal responsibility among our targeted age groups.
    • Increase access to financial professionals.

Monday, October 18

Your Road to Home Ownership 

Presented by Regions


Donna S. Medina Vice President/Financial Wellness Relationship Manager

Rose O’Malley Mortgage Loan Originator

12 – 1 p.m.

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Are All Online Banks Created Equal?

Presented by Greater Memphis Financial Empowerment Center/Bank on Memphis


Molly Polatty, Government Program Manager, Shelby County Trustee

Gloria Reynolds, Acting Regional Manager of Consumer Affairs – Dallas Regions FDIC

1 – 2 p.m.

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Tuesday, October 19

Small Business 101

Presented by Epicenter Memphis and Bank of America


Kyle Hatler, SVP Commercial Banking, Bank of America
Anthony Young, Director of Epicenter Memphis

12 – 1 p.m.

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Wednesday, October 20

Financially LIT: Budgeting Basics and Creating a Spending Plan

Presented by The RISE Memphis Foundation


Kimberly Morgan-West, MS, Senior Goal Card Program Coordinator, The RISE Foundation

4 – 5 p.m.

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