Welcome to Escondido!
Through HOPE Inside Escondido, Operation HOPE provides complimentary financial literacy education and empowerment programs designed to foster financial wellbeing. Escondido is a city located in San Diego County's North County region, 30 miles northeast of Downtown San Diego, California. The city occupies a shallow valley ringed by rocky hills. Incorporated in 1888, it is one of the oldest cities in San Diego County. Residents work in a range of industries. Out of the approximately 64,000 employed civilian residents over the age of 16, 15% work in educational, health care and social services; 13% in retail trade; 13% in construction; 12% in professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services; 11% in arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services; 11% in manufacturing; and 11% in other services.
Escondido is home to a HOPE Inside, which is a viable and sustainable business model for future HOPE Centers nationwide. This innovative and cost-efficient strategy will allow HOPE to serve more people in more places by bringing financial empowerment and financial dignity to locations they already frequent, such as their bank, college, or grocery store.
HOPE Inside Escondido partners with One West Bank to offer the following Adult Empowerment portfolio:700 Credit Score Communities.
The mission of Operation HOPE is civil rights to silver rights, making free enterprise work for all!