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Jul 22, 2019, 14:00 ET Operation HOPE Receives $1M Donation from Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Foundation

Operation HOPE announced today that The Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Foundation has donated $1 million to the organization. The donation will...


Jul 19, 2019, 16:30 ET Operation HOPE Awarded $1.2M Grant from U.S. Department of Commerce to Extend Financial Recovery Work in Puerto Rico

Operation HOPE announced today that the U.S. Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration (EDA) has awarded the organization a $1.2...


May 08, 2017, 14:00 ET Operation HOPE marks 25 Years of Financial Dignity Empowerment

On Friday, May 5, 2017, global financial dignity and economic empowerment nonprofit Operation HOPE, Inc. marked its 25th anniversary. Founded on May...


Apr 12, 2017, 11:30 ET New Gallup-HOPE Index Reveals Areas of Opportunity for Youth Entrepreneurship

America's youth lack the education and resources needed to realize their entrepreneurial aspirations, according to a new Gallup/Operation HOPE report ...


Apr 06, 2017, 16:59 ET UP FROM NOTHING: The Untold Story of Baseball Icon Hank Aaron Featured at the 2017 HOPE Global Forum

Global financial dignity and economic empowerment nonprofit Operation HOPE, Inc. announced today the addition of a special session featuring two...


Dec 08, 2016, 05:04 ET John Hope Bryant Recognized as 2016 "Innovator of the Year" by American Banker Magazine

Global financial dignity and economic empowerment nonprofit Operation HOPE, Inc. announced today that its founder, chairman, and CEO, John Hope...


Mar 14, 2016, 10:00 ET The 2015 Gallup-HOPE Index Results Announced

Results from the 2015 Gallup-HOPE Index— a joint project between global financial dignity leader Operation HOPE, Inc. and Gallup, Inc. focused on...


Feb 08, 2016, 11:00 ET SunTrust to Donate a Dollar to Operation HOPE for Every New "onUp" Participant

Financial dignity nonprofit Operation HOPE announced today a pledge from SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) to donate up to $250,000 to help Americans...


Jan 14, 2016, 02:40 ET Live from Atlanta: MSNBC Streams 2016 HOPE Global Forum

MSNBC.com will livestream the 2016 HOPE Global Forums | Annual Meeting live from the Marriott Marquis in downtown Atlanta; January 14-15. Coverage...


Jan 11, 2016, 09:53 ET The Atlanta Police Department Adds a HOPE Inside Office to Downtown Headquarters

The Atlanta Police Department (APD) has partnered with Operation HOPE to create a unique HOPE Inside program, designed to provide APD employees with...


Jan 05, 2016, 04:12 ET Treasury Secretary Lew to Provide Keynote Address at the 2016 HOPE Global Forums | Annual Meeting in Atlanta, GA

Today, Operation HOPE (HOPE), global financial dignity nonprofit, announced that U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Jacob J. Lew will provide a keynote...


Dec 23, 2015, 11:55 ET Rev. Dr. C.T. Vivian to be Honored at Opening Reception of the 2016 HOPE Global Forums | Annual Meeting in Atlanta, GA

Operation HOPE (HOPE), the leading financial dignity nonprofit, announced it will honor Rev. Dr. C.T. Vivian, Presidential Medal of Freedom...


Dec 21, 2015, 02:55 ET The Coca-Cola System Unveils $1 Million Contribution to Operation HOPE to Bolster Financial Education to Women and Girls

Lisa M. Borders, Chair of The Coca-Cola Foundation, recently announced a $1 million contribution to Operation HOPE to provide financial education to...


Dec 10, 2015, 09:15 ET Chelsea Clinton Joins Stellar Lineup at 2016 HOPE Global Forums | Annual Meeting

Operation HOPE, the global leader in providing financial dignity education and economic empowerment programs to low-to-moderate income individuals,...


Dec 09, 2015, 04:30 ET Operation HOPE Commends the U.S. Treasury Department and Secretary Jack Lew on Renaming of Treasury Annex Building

Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew and the U.S. Treasury Department announced yesterday the renaming of the Treasury Annex building in Washington, DC;...


Dec 04, 2015, 11:13 ET HOPE Global Forums | Annual Meeting Bringing World Leaders to Atlanta to "Reimagine the Global Economy" in January 2016

With a theme of "reimagining the global economy," Operation HOPE, the leading global financial dignity non-profit, will host their third HOPE Global...


Jun 10, 2015, 01:11 ET Operation HOPE Announces New Clinton Global Initiative America Commitment to Helping Reduce the Dropout Rate at the 2015 CGI America Annual Meeting

Operation HOPE Founder, Chairman and CEO John Hope Bryant joined some of the most influential organizations and leaders in America on the Main Stage...


May 12, 2015, 10:19 ET Operation HOPE Founder John Hope Bryant Joins Chelsea Clinton on Stage in Marrakech for Clinton Global Initiative Middle East & Africa Meeting

Operation HOPE Founder, Chairman and CEO John Hope Bryant joined Chelsea Clinton Vice Chair of the Clinton Foundation on stage, to discuss...


Apr 08, 2015, 11:58 ET Operation HOPE Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator for Accountability and Transparency

Financial dignity nonprofit Operation HOPE (HOPE) announced today that its sound fiscal management practices and commitment to accountability and...


Mar 30, 2015, 12:36 ET Operation HOPE to Bring Economic Empowerment to Jacksonville Residents through Regions, SunTrust and Wells Fargo Support

Operation HOPE (HOPE) announced today that it has secured the support of Regions, SunTrust and Wells Fargo banks to offer HOPE Inside locations...


Mar 16, 2015, 02:08 ET Operation HOPE Announces Kat Cole as Co-Chair for Nationwide Program to Attack High School Dropout Crisis

Operation HOPE Founder, Chairman and CEO John Hope Bryant announced today that Kat Cole, group president for Focus Brands, has been confirmed as...


Mar 05, 2015, 03:48 ET Operation HOPE and the Afro-American Historical Society of the National Archives Join to Commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Freedman's Bank

Operation HOPE and the Afro-American Historical Society of the National Archives hosted a commemoration on March 3rd of the 150th anniversary of the...


Feb 12, 2015, 02:43 ET Operation HOPE and The Afro-American History Society of the National Archives to Commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Freedman's Bank

On March 3, 2015, Operation HOPE Forums and the Afro-American History Society of the National Archives (AAHS) will recognize a forgotten and...


Feb 02, 2015, 04:30 ET Operation HOPE Bestows Awards for Service during the 2015 HOPE Global Forum

On the heels of the 2015 HOPE Global Forum, Operation HOPE published the names of all those recognized by the financial dignity nonprofit during its...


Jan 19, 2015, 07:30 ET 2015 HOPE Global Forum Makes History, Outlines Blueprint for Inclusive Global Economy during MLK Weekend in Atlanta

Operation HOPE, the leading global financial dignity non-profit, hosted the 3rd annual HOPE Global Forum from the Omni Hotel at CNN Center in...