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2nd Annual Charity Golf Classic


2nd Annual Urban Financial Services Coalition (UFSC)

Charity Golf Classic

Saturday, August 8th, 2015

Please join us for the 2nd Annual Urban Financial Services Coalition (UFSC) Charity Golf Classic on Saturday August 8th, 2015. We will have a great day of golf to support the At Risk Collegebound Youth and Underserved College Students. Our event will feature a great day of golf and many other activities including a $50,000 Shootout, hole-in-one contest for a 2015 ATS Cadillac and 1st Place Team Prize as well as Hit the Green and Closest to the Pin prizes.

If you cannot attend our event, please consider a tax-deductible donation to our organization. You may also join us for lunch and live jazz on the patio from 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm for a $20 donation. Your support is appreciated.

Register Now

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Governor Signs Bill to Incorporate Financial Education Into K-12 Learning Requirements

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Read the press release here.

The Coalitions’ 7th Annual Holiday Soiree and Treehouse Toy Drive


The Event:

  • Live music of Danny Welsh
  • Wine tasting from Andrew Will Winery
  • Hors d’oeuvres
  • Presentations from New York Life, Youth Speak Out From Within and Kintisha Williams of Treehouse
  • Community Leadership Awards
  • Toy Collection and Raffle
  • Founders’ Story

Time and Location:
December 9th, 2014 5-8pm
Regus World Trade Center East
2211 Elliott Ave, Suite 200

Please bring an unwrapped gift for a child, of your own choosing or from a Treehouse wish list. You can pick up a wish list at the event location anytime M-F 8:30am-5pm starting December 1st.

For more detailed information please see this flyer.


Date: May 29th
Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm
Where: Daniel’s Broiler Bellevue
Keynote Address: “The Importance of Implementing Financial Literacy in K-12 Public Schools by David Bell, Operation Hope
Mr. David Bell

2015 Keynote speaker Mr. David Bell, Operation Hope

  • Sips and Scholarships Reception
  • Membership Awards
  • Scholarships Announced
  • Raffle Drawings
  • Selected Silent Auction Exhibits
Purchase your tickets today at or contact Asst Secretary Stephanie Algino for special seating arrangements. Apply for a scholarship today at

Operation Hope


UFSC-PS Chapter Economic Empowerment Event – Volunteer Financial Literacy Training

Get certified today and help the Urban Financial Services Coalition deliver financial literacy to our youth tomorrow!

Take the test at to see if you are prepared for the next disaster.

Date: April 7th, 2015
Time: 12 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Location: World Trade Center Seattle, Waterfront Dining Room

Jon the WebEx meeting here – meeting password is ‘hope’ or join by phone by calling in to 1-650-479-3208 (US/Canada), access code 629 284 423

View the Banking On Our Future flyer here

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UFSC 5th Annual African Americans Briefing for Financial Professionals

 Smart, Intriguing, Connected – Register now! Urban Financial Services Coalition (UFSC) AA Briefing for Financial Professionals March 22-25.
Smart, Intriguing, Connected – Register now! Urban Financial Services Coalition (UFSC) AA Briefing for Financial Professionals March 22-25.

Final registrations are now being accepted for the 5th Annual African American Briefing for Financial Professionals March 22-25, 2015 in Washington, D.C.

This innovative program will include White House briefing from senior leaders, Capitol Hill Briefing with Lawmakers from the Congressional Black Caucus and the Banking and Financial Services Committee, Federal Reserve Briefing, Governmental Leaders Briefing and Round Table Discussion, U.S. Capitol Tour. Discussions will include Big Data and Financial Services, The Power of the African American Consumer, Preparing for the Silver Tsunami, New Views on Community Reinvestment, Cyber Security Challenges and more.

Registration fee must be paid by 3/10/15 in order to remain on the registration list. Briefing for Financial Professionals Registration Fee Late Registration – $130. until March 17th. Register at

Suggested Hotel for registrants is Marriott SpringHill Suites Dulles Airport, 22595 Shaw Road Sterling VA at the UFSC preferred rate of $109.00 per night, before March 1, 2015.


Thank you,
UFSC Annual African American Briefing for Financial Professionals Planning Committee

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UFSC-Puget Sound Chapter 1st Annual Golf Classic


Date:  August 9, 2014

Time:  1:00 P.M. Tee Off

Place:  InterBay Golf Center

1st Annual Golf Classic for the UFSC-Puget Sound Chapter is here. REGISTER NOW at

Only $60 per player.  Limited to 40 players –  two-person teams. Lots of Win more in prizes than you pay to play.  Hole in One Prize. Eligible to enter the Las Vegas Championship. Register now and pay online via EventBrite at  or make checks payable to the FSC-PS Charitable Foundation and mail to FSC-PS CF c/o Regus, Attn: Accounting, 2211 Elliott Avenue, Suite 200, Seattle, WA 98121.

Proceeds from this golf tournament help to support scholarships to minority professionals and interns pursuing careers in the financial services industry.   We rely on donations from family, individuals, corporations, and special event fundraisers help us to provide services to the under-served communities and low to moderate income households.  The FSC-PS Charitable Foundation is a tax-deductible 501 (c) 3 organization and is comprised of all volunteer staff.

Sign up to be the Title Sponsor for only $5,000. For more details on Sponsorship opportunities, submit an inquiry to Tom Perry at  on our event page at  .



UFSC Intercollegiate Oratorical Competition


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.

Outside of school and work, Devin enjoys inline skating, exploring the Seattle scene, and reading Daniel Silva’s Gabriel Allon series.


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