The Suncoast region of Florida includes Tampa, St. Petersburg, and Sarasota and represents a population of over 2,975,230. In 2017, the CFE Fund began working with leading community partner United Way Suncoast, in partnership with local government officials.

Projects in Suncoast Region, FL

Banking Connect Pilot Initiatives

The goal of these pilots is to learn more about how existing programs can leverage payment touchpoints to support account opening for program participants.

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.

Bank On Fellowship

The CFE Fund’s Bank On Fellowship program provides funding and in-kind technical assistance to support dedicated leadership for Bank On coalitions.