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January 01 2007

Wells Fargo Recognizes Operation HOPE's 15-year Anniversary; Donates $100,000 to Support Youth Financial Literacy

—Longtime Operation HOPE partner Wells Fargo today acknowledged the good work of nonprofit financial literacy leader Operation HOPE, gifting the organization with a $100,000 commitment, to recognize its 15 year anniversary and Bankers Bus Tour event. The funds will be used to support its youth empowerment program, Banking on Our Future.  "Through their commitment to 'silver rights' Wells Fargo is providing opportunity and dignity where it is needed most.”

As one of the top 40 private employers in the country, Wells Fargo takes its reputation and social responsibility seriously.  At Wells Fargo, our company’s guiding principles calls for us to celebrate diversity, have respect for all peoples, and invest in the communities in which we do businessfor the Los Angeles Metro Community Bank.