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Join us for an “Evening of Persuasive Financial Spoken Word” UFSC – Puget Sound Chapter 3rd Annual Collegiate Oratorical Competition   When: Friday, March 21, 2014 Time: 6:30 pm – Membership Mixer More »

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FIRST TIME HOMEBUYER EDUCATION CLASS!

Thinking of buying a home? Congratulations! Now come find out what you really should know before you buy. The class is painless, fun and full of knowledge. Steps to home ownership. How More »

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UFSC 4TH ANNUAL AFRICAN AMERICANS BRIEFING FOR FINANCIAL PROFESSIONALS

SAVE THE DATE March 24th – 25th Washington, DC UFSC in Washington, DC! Join us to hear what lawmakers, regulators and government leaders are doing to address the challenges within the financial More »

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UFSC-Puget Sound Chapter 1st Annual Golf Classic

Date:  July 19, 2014 Time:  8:00 A.M. Shot Gun Place:  TBA 1st Annual Golf Classic in support of the UFSC-Puget Sound Chapter Scholarship & Mentoring programs registration details are coming soon. Proceeds from More »

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Open House & Ribbon Cutting Celebration

The FSC-PS Charitable Foundation and the UFSC-Puget Sound Chapter are moving to a new office location effective August 1, 2013.  We are excited for this expanded office space which will better support our growing operations and serve More »

2014 UFSC-Puget Sound Chapter Oratorical Winner

Cyprus Richardson

2014 UFSC-Puget Sound Chapter Oratorical Winner is Cyprus Richardson, please post attached photo and this short bio. Cyprus is freshman at South Seattle Community College and is majoring in Business Management. Mr. Richardson was the Masters of Ceremony at the 2013 local chapter event. It was at this event, that Cyprus was motivated to speak once becoming a college student. The topic, “Housing Market Crash: Solutions, Programs and Initiatives to Stimulate the United States Housing Market and Decrease Foreclosures,” is heavily loaded with solutions. Congratulations to Cyprus for being able to thoughtfully prepare a comprehensive speech on the relevant subject matter. We look forward to hearing more of Cyprus’s speeches at upcoming events. Cyprus will be attending the Mark I Emerging Leaders program in Chicago, IL from June 1-8. Watch out world of business and aviation management, here comes King Cyprus Richardson.

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Please contact mentorship@ufsps.org for more information

Save the Date!

Presenter

Join us for an “Evening of Persuasive Financial Spoken Word”

UFSC – Puget Sound Chapter

3rd Annual Collegiate Oratorical Competition

 

When:
Friday, March 21, 2014

Time:
6:30 pm – Membership Mixer
7:00 pm – Oratorical Contest

Where:
American Pacific Mortgage
6100 219th St SW #300
Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043

 

Every Final Contestant is a Winner!

1st Place – Paid Summer Internship @ Urban Properties

2nd Place – $100 Cash Award

3rd Place – Gift Card

The Chapter Winner will be rewarded a *FREE TRIP to the International UFSC 40th Annual Summit to compete in the Mark I Emerging Leaders Apprenticeship Challenge in Chicago, IL, June 1 – 8, 2014. All travel and hotel costs funded by US Bank.

Register Now

 

BRING YOUR RESUME! DRESS TO IMPRESS!

Look Who’s Hiring…HomeStreet Bank, Wells Fargo, Microsoft, Bank of America, Urban Properties, US Bank, JPM Chase, Citi, Prudential, Verity Credit Union, KeyBank and more.

Oratorical contestants entering the competition will choose one of the four oratorical topics below to create their 5 to 10 minute speeches.

  • Civil Rights: Affirmative Action and Diversity
  • Housing Market Crash: Solutions, Programs and Initiatives to Stimulate the United States Housing Market and Decrease Foreclosures
  • The Effect of the Securities on Our Daily Lives
  • The United States Debt Issues

Contact UFSC-PS Chapter Executive Director Lizzie Evans at founder@ufscps.org for entry details. Contestant entries are due by 5:00 pm on March 20, 2014.

FIRST TIME HOMEBUYER EDUCATION CLASS!

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Thinking of buying a home? Congratulations!
Now come find out what you really should know before you buy. The class is painless, fun and full of knowledge.

  • Steps to home ownership.
  • How much can you afford?
  • How to shop for a lender and real estate professional.
  • And more!

Thursday
February 27th, 2014
7:30am—9:30am

Location:
World Trade Center
2200 Alaskan Way
Seattle, WA 98121

Karen Abbey
Real Estate Broker | Realtor
Coldwell Banker Bain
206-409-7415
karenabbey@cbbain.com

Rebecca Dravich
Mortgage Consultant
Homestreet Banks
206-992-6050
rebecca.dravich@homestreet.com

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Register for the 1st Time Homebuyers Workshop Breakfast

Register for the 1st Time Homebuyers Workshop Breakfast now at
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UFSC 4TH ANNUAL AFRICAN AMERICANS BRIEFING FOR FINANCIAL PROFESSIONALS

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SAVE THE DATE

March 24th – 25th
Washington, DC

UFSC in Washington, DC!
Join us to hear what lawmakers, regulators and government leaders are doing to address the challenges within the financial services industry and how YOU can be part of the solution to overcome those challenges.

Tentative Schedule of Activities:

  • White House Briefing from Senior Leaders
  • Capitol Hill Briefing with Lawmakers from the Banking and Financial Services Committee
  • Federal Reserve Briefing with members of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors
  • Governmental Leaders Briefing and Round Table Discussions
  • UFSC Washington D.C. Interest Group Reception
  • U.S. Capitol Site Tour
  • Site Tour of the White House

Who Should Attend?
Bankers, Lawyers, Community Leaders, Financial Professionals, Governmental Employees

Frank Robinson

Frank Robinson

Union Bank
Senior Vice President
Public Affairs Manager

Frank Robinson is the public affairs manager for Union Bank, N.A.  He is in charge of developing the bank’s multicultural strategy.  His responsibilities include the management of diverse banking segments and implementation of internal and external strategies, tactics, marketing campaigns, programs, and products to increase market share in designated diverse segments.

Previously, Mr. Robinson served as a vice president and segment manager of Business Diversity Lending for Union Bank, where he oversaw the bank’s Special Purpose Credit Program.  Business Diversity Lending offers a more flexible underwriting guidelines for women-, minority-, and disabled veteran-owned businesses throughout California, Washington, and Oregon.

In 1998, Mr. Robinson joined Union Bank as a financial services officer and was promoted within two years to assistant vice president and branch manager of the Brawley/El Centro branch.  He also served as vice president and branch manager of the La Mesa office.  While in both offices, Mr. Robinson was voted Branch Manager of the Year and his offices were voted Branch of the Year.   The Baton Rouge, Louisiana native earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Management from California State University, San Bernardino.  He is a graduate of Pacific Coast Banking School.  He also serves as the diversity consultant for Pacific Coast Banking School.

Mr. Robinson is an active member of the community and volunteers his time serving as vice chairman of the board of directors for Volunteers of America.  He is also a past president of the San Diego Chapter of the Urban Financial Services Coalition and the Western Province Board Member and Kappa 100 member for Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc.

Coldwell Banker Bain – Karen Abbey

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Coldwell Banker Bain
Karen Abbey – Broker, REALTOR®
Cell: (206) 409-7415
Fax: (206) 322-7910
http://www.cbbain.com/karenabbey

Urban Properties – Peter Badgett

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Urban Properties
Peter Badgett, Managing Broker
Phone: (425) 773-3833
Fax: (425) 967-5230
peter@kwlisting.com
www.kwlisting.com

Devin Anderson

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“2013 UFSC-Puget Sound Chapter and Western Regional Winner,” Devin Anderson joined the public speaking community in September of 2009 as a senior in high school. As the youngest member of the Waikiki Toastmasters club, he had the opportunity to give numerous speeches and observe distinguished Toastmasters fine tune their skills. He has been a master of ceremonies at a dinner hosting a thousand guests and has led the Seattle University Toastmasters Club as President for the 2012-2013 school year. Devin is a Seattle University undergraduate student majoring in Computer Science and also works in the schools IT Data Center. He aspires to be a network engineer and/or possibly an IT manager.

Devin Anderson | Computer Science (Junior) | Seattle University | President | Toastmasters