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Victoria’s Journey to Homeownership Through Operation HOPE
February 10, 2024

Victoria’s journey to homeownership began in October 2022, marked by a fierce determination to provide a stable, nurturing environment for her three teenagers. As a single mother working two jobs …

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McDonald’s Corporation Demonstrates Commitment to Community Empowerment Through $1 Million Contribution to Operation HOPE’s ‘1865 Project’

ATLANTA, Feb. 7, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — Operation HOPE today announced that McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE: MCD) is deepening its partnership with the Atlanta-based non-profit as a ‘Founder’s Circle’ member of The 1865 Project. McDonald’s Corporation’s generous contribution of $1 million, …

Operation HOPE Receives Tenth Consecutive ‘Four-Star Rating’ and Two Outstanding Beacons from Charity Navigator

NEWS PROVIDED BYOperation HOPE, Inc.  23 Jan, 2024, 07:00 ET Significant milestone includes 100% rating in Accountability and Finance; 95% rating in new Culture and Community category; Places organization among top …

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Operation HOPE Founder and Chairman John Hope Bryant Named to Georgia Trend’s 2024 ‘100 Most Influential Georgians’ List

Bryant honored again for unwavering commitment to business growth and bettering the lives of diverse communities  ATLANTA, Jan. 16, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — John Hope Bryant, the Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Atlanta-based Operation HOPE, …

Persisting in Hope: Dr. King’s Enduring Message for Us Today

Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life, his legacy, and his work — they’re just too vast to be summed up in a single theme, or even to adequately cover in a …

ICYMI #HGF23 Review: “Making the Case for Optimism”

Last week, thousands of delegates from across the country and around the world convened in Atlanta, GA and virtually to “Make the Case for Optimism” at the 2023 HOPE Global Forums held at the historic Hyatt Regency …

Byron Regains His Financial Freedom

A few years ago, Byron suffered an injury in an accident at his job. Soon after, he was laid off due to COVID. Unfortunately, he was not prepared for the …

Operation HOPE Founder, Chairman & CEO John Hope Bryant Receives 2023 “Outstanding Voice” Award

Bryant honored by The Atlanta Business Chronicle for advancing equality in the business community ATLANTA , Nov. 14, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — The Atlanta Business Chronicle announced that Operation HOPE‘s Founder, Chairman and CEO John Hope Bryant received its 2023 …

Operation HOPE Global Spokesman, Ambassador Andrew Young, Honored with the French Legion of Honor

Prestigious further honor recognizes Young’s exceptional contributions to human rights, equality and the advancement of global peace. ATLANTA (October 26, 2023) – Operation HOPE today announced that its HOPE Global …

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Black Enterprise: Juneteenth, Reparations, and Financial Literacy for All
- June 22, 2023

Chairman John Hope Bryant recently sat down with Black Enterprise‘s Ida Harris, Director of Digital Content, to discuss the economic state of Black America to commemorate Juneteenth. In this 40-minute interview, …

The U.S. will see a major shift in policy after the midterm elections, says Kevin O’Leary
- November 7, 2022

Venture capitalist Kevin O’Leary and Operation Hope CEO John Hope Bryant join CNBC’s ‘Squawk Box’ to discuss what a potential shift in Congressional power could mean for small businesses. Click …

Operation HOPE Rings The Opening Bell at Nasdaq
- April 9, 2022

Operation HOPE was honored to represent Financial Literacy for All, a national initiative working to embed financial literacy into American culture, at the Nasdaq Opening Bell Ceremony to kick-off Financial …

Financial literacy is a civil rights issue of our generation, says Operation Hope CEO
CNBC Squawk Box - April 5, 2022

Operation Hope CEO John Hope Bryant joins CNBC’s ‘Squawk Box’ to discuss why financial literacy is important to the U.S. economy and how to improve it.

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Sweet Legacy: The Mom + Daughter Duo Behind Kayla’s Italian Ice
February 19, 2024 by Louis Deas

written by: Y. Theresa Bostic Every mother carries a vision, a hope that her children will grow to be strong, dynamic individuals who will leave an indelible mark upon the …

Operation HOPE Announces Leadership Promotions and Additions
February 9, 2024 by Louis Deas

Operation HOPE, today announced multiple promotions and additions to its Executive Management team.  Kevin Boucher, a 20-year industry veteran, has been promoted to EVP, Chief Communications and Strategy Officer. Mr. Boucher …

Operation HOPE Founder & Chairman John Hope Bryant Recognized by TIME Magazine as One of 18 Black Leaders Working to Close the Racial Wealth Gap
February 6, 2024 by Louis Deas

Atlanta, Ga. (February 6, 2024) – Operation HOPE, a national nonprofit dedicated to helping low-and moderate-income Americans thrive in an ever-changing economy, announced today that its Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer …

Chairman Bryant Briefs Four Cabinet Members in Latest DC Trip
February 2, 2024 by Louis Deas

During his whirlwind trip to the nation’s capital, Chairman John Hope Bryant met with four members of The Cabinet: Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yellen, SBA Administrator Isabel Casillas Guzman, Secretary …