Philadelphia has a population of 1,567,872, and is the largest city in the State of Pennsylvania and the fifth largest city in the country. The CFE Fund has been working since 2013 with the City of Philadelphia, currently led by Mayor Cherelle Parker.

Philadelphia, PA is a member of the CFE Coalition

Projects in Philadelphia, PA

Summer Jobs Connect

Embedding financial education and banking access into summer youth employment programs.

Bank On

The CFE Fund’s national Bank On platform supports local coalition and financial institution efforts to connect consumers to safe, affordable bank accounts.

Financial Empowerment Center Replication Initiative

Professional, one-on-one, municipally-led, free financial counseling, embedded into government social services.

Local Consumer Financial Protection Initiative

Assisting local government partners to develop and launch consumer financial protection departments.


Intensive, city-specific approach to helping mayors tee up financial empowerment work in their administrations.