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AFEA Welcomes New Chapter President

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

George Hammontree, August 4 2015 - The American Financial Education Alliance, a national advocate for greater financial literacy, announced today that its Board of Directors unanimously voted to name Stephen Strickland as the new Chapter President of AFEA’s Columbia, MO Chapter.

Bringing 14 years of experience to the Chapter, George is excited to use AFEA as a new way to give back to the community.

AFEA is thrilled to have George  join us in our mission to empower Americans to take control of their finances by providing educational classes and workshops in communities nationwide.

As Chapter President, George will be hosting free financial education workshops throughout the community. The Columbia Chapter will also be fundraising to support other local charities including The Society for Financial Awareness. Fifteen percent of all funds raised by AFEA will be donated to local charities with similar missions and causes within the chapter area.

About the American Financial Education Alliance

 AFEA is a federally recognized 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit organization based in Charlotte, NC and is comprised of a diverse and growing group of licensed and trained professionals. Together, they share the same goal of helping people better understand their finances. AFEA’s mission is to empower Americans to take control of their finances by providing educational classes in communities nationwide.

For more information on the Columbia, MO Chapter, please visit www.myafea.org/chapters/columbiamo Donations and sponsorships for the Chapter’s nominated charity, can be made by going to: www.myafea.org/donations/columbiamo Or by mail to:

American Financial Education Alliance - Columbia Chapter

8510 McAlpine Park Drive #201

Charlotte, NC 28211