Donate

News & Events

The Difference a Year Can Make
June 21, 2024

In March 2022, Jessica R., a single mother living paycheck to paycheck, was referred to Operation HOPE’s Credit and Money Management Program by her sister. Skeptical yet hopeful, Jessica began …

Read More

Latest

Operation HOPE Partners with Wing 2 Wing Foundation to Provide Free Financial Coaching and Small Business Development Resources to Residents in West Virginia

Expansion of Operation HOPE services in Huntington includes a local certified financial coach with a focus on starting, growing and scaling new small businesses HUNTINGTON, W.Va., June 10, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — Operation HOPE, a national …

Operation HOPE Welcomes PNC to Founder’s Circle Membership

$1 Million Commitment Accelerates Financial Wellness for Underserved Communities June 10, 2024 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Operation HOPE, a national nonprofit dedicated to helping low- and moderate-income Americans …

News

Esusu Expands its Groundbreaking Renter Financial Health Platform with Real-Time Financial Coaching Powered by Operation HOPE

Esusu Financial Inc.Thu, Jun 6, 2024, 6:00 AM PDT4 min read This partnership will enable Esusu renters to access personalized financial coaching HARLEM, N.Y. and ATLANTA, June 06, 2024 (GLOBE …

Operation HOPE Launches ‘UPLIFT Denver’ to Empower Residents With Free Financial Literacy Programs

Partnership with U.S. Bank and KeyBank Offers Access to Money Management Coaching and Small Business Resources DENVER, CO / ACCESSWIRE / June 5, 2024 / Operation HOPE, in collaboration with U.S. Bank and KeyBank, …

Malinda Fills the Gap with Friendship

Malinda was referred to Operation HOPE by the Goodwill Career Center in March 2023, during a challenging period of going through a divorce and adjusting to the financial responsibilities of …

Renowned Technology Executive Sarah Friar Joins Operation HOPE Global Board of Directors

Former Nextdoor CEO Sarah Friar moves from Operation HOPE’s Global Board of Advisors to its Governing Board of Directors. ATLANTA, May 28, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — Operation HOPE, a national nonprofit dedicated to helping low and …

Chairman John Hope Bryant, and Wife, Chaitra Dalton Bryant, Attend White House State Dinner

Last night, Chairman John Hope Bryant and his wife, Chaitra Dalton Bryant, were guests of the President and First Lady at the White House State Dinner honoring Kenyan President William …

PINKY COLE HAYES GIVES 2024 SAVANNAH STATE COMMENCEMENT SPEECH AND GIFTS GRADUATES AN $8.75 MILLION “ENTREPRENEURIAL STARTER PACK”

IN COLLABORATION WITH JOHN HOPE BRYANT AND ONE MILLION BLACK BUSINESSES The Savannah State University Class of 2024 will each receive over $25,000 of in-kind services with Operation HOPE and …

Latest Media

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.

Blog Posts

A “Credit” to Her Family and Community
April 11, 2024 by Louis Deas

written by: Lisa Karel After enduring a series of difficult life events—including homelessness—Marshelle Woodland was desperate for some hope. She found it, quite literally, after she heard John Hope Bryant, …

Honoring Dr. King’s Legacy and Advancing the Dream with Operation HOPE
April 4, 2024 by Louis Deas

Any oppressive system’s greatest fear is encapsulated in two powerful forces: hope and dreams. These forces remind us that despite the adversities we face—be it injustice, discomfort, or dissatisfaction—there remains …

David Pays It Forward
April 3, 2024 by HOPE Team

written by: Lisa Karel If Operation HOPE’s mission is to get people excited about financial literacy, then David Bradley is a shining example of just how effective its programs can …

Saluting Lance Triggs — 30 Years of Service to Operation HOPE and the Communities We Serve
March 30, 2024 by Louis Deas

Today, my dear friend Lance Triggs celebrates 30 years of service to Operation HOPE. Let that sink in for a moment. Three decades, virtually his entire professional life, dedicated to …