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July 15 2015

Operation HOPE and Mutual of Omaha Bank Celebrate HOPE Inside, Las Vegas Grand Opening!

Operation HOPE and Mutual of Omaha Bank Celebrate HOPE Inside, Las Vegas Grand Opening!

Leaders from Operation HOPE and Mutual of Omaha Bank joined on July 14th  for the exciting grand opening of the HOPE Inside location at the 2360 Corporate Circle Bank Branch in Henderson, NV. The event marked the launch of the first HOPE Inside location in the state of Nevada.

Operation HOPE founder, chairman and CEO John Hope Bryant and Mutual of Omaha Bank Chairman and CEO Jeff Schmid were joined by Bill Walbrecher president and coo for Operation HOPE; Lance W. Triggs division president, Adult Empowerment Group for Operation HOPE; Greg Peterson State president Mutual of Omaha Bank;  John Cabeca regional director United States Patent and Trademark Office, Silicon Valley; Andrew Lingenfelter Manager of Constituent Services, U.S. Senator Dean Heller; and Andrew Turcaz, field representative, Congressman Joe Heck, Nevada, 3rd District.

The new facility features 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 through workshops and one-on-one client support. 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.   

Currently, HOPE operates 28 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.