Rochester has a population of 208,880 and is the third most populous city in New York State. The CFE Fund has been with working with the City of Rochester since 2018, currently led by Mayor Lovely Warren.
The CFE Fund’s national Bank On platform supports local coalition and financial institution efforts to connect consumers to safe, affordable bank accounts.
The CFE Fund’s Bank On Fellowship program provides funding and in-kind technical assistance to support dedicated leadership for Bank On coalitions.
Professional, one-on-one, municipally-led, free financial counseling, embedded into government social services.
The Financial Empowerment Cities initiative will support cohorts of local leaders to launch and lead a newly established local Office of Financial Empowerment.