Syracuse has a population of 143,378 and is the fifth largest city in the State of New York. The CFE Fund has been working since 2017 with the City of Syracuse, led by Mayor Ben Walsh.

Projects in Syracuse, NY

Summer Jobs Connect

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

Financial Empowerment Center Replication Initiative

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


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