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July 01 2015

Grand Opening for HOPE Inside in Las Vegas Set for July 14th

HOPE Inside and Mutual of Omaha Bank host celebration for grand opening activities 

LAS VEGAS – July 1, 2015 – Financial empowerment nonprofit Operation HOPE (HOPE) and Mutual of Omaha Bank announced today that a grand opening celebration will take place on July 14th in Henderson, Nevada, at Mutual of Omaha Bank’s 2360 Corporate Circle Branch. The event will give residents the opportunity to meet the new HOPE Inside counselor and sign up for free workshops or one-on-one counseling.

Located seven miles from the famed Las Vegas Strip, Henderson is one of the fastest growing cities in America and the second largest city in Nevada, according to the United States Census. The new HOPE Inside location will feature a financial literacy counselor to provide credit and money management counseling, a 700 Credit Score Communities program and entrepreneurial training for aspiring small business owners. The HOPE employee is sponsored by Mutual of Omaha Bank.

Mutual of Omaha Bank is a full-service bank, providing financial solutions to individuals and businesses across the United States. With nearly $7 billion in assets, Mutual of Omaha Bank is a subsidiary of Mutual of Omaha, a highly rated Fortune 500 insurance and financial services company founded in 1909.   

With this commitment, Mutual of Omaha Bank becomes the latest to join HOPE's national mission to empower the underserved. HOPE’s Project 5117 is an initiative that aims to empower communities by helping move credit scores above 700 through training offered at the HOPE Inside locations or by encouraging youth entrepreneurship in schools through HOPE Business In A Box.  

Currently, HOPE operates 24 HOPE Inside locations. Since 1992, Operation HOPE has been moving America from Civil Rights to Silver Rights by providing financial and economic empowerment tools and services, earning it the distinction as the nonprofit private banker for the working poor.  Through its core programs, HOPE has provided financial dignity and economic empowerment to over 2.5 million individuals worldwide, turning check cashing customers into banking customers, renters into homeowners, small business dreamers into small business owners and minimum wage workers into living wage consumers.

To follow the actitivities, use the hashtag #Grandopening.

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