NEWS RELEASE 1/14/2013
|FLINT TO HOLD 3RD ANNUAL SHOW ME THE MONEY DAY|
Flint, MI – Metro Community Development, the Genesee County Tax Assistance & Financial Services Coalition, the Flint CRA Bankers Forum and United Way of Genesee County are pleased to announce that the Third Annual Show Me the Money Day Flint will be held on Saturday, January 26, 2013 from 9AM – 1PM at Courtland Center Mall, 4190 E. Court Street, Burton. The event will connect participants with numerous resources to help them achieve financial stability through savings, education, entrepreneurship, and homeownership opportunities. Mayor of Flint-Dayne Walling and Luis Garcia-IRS will address attendees at the start of the event at 9AM.|
“Show Me the Money Day offers a great opportunity for residents of the Flint-area to connect with the many financial institutions, nonprofits, service agencies, and other organizations that offer financial products, credit repair, homeownership programs, free tax preparation and much more,” says Chennelle Dismond of Metro Community Development.
Many local financial institutions will be present, with representatives from Chemical Bank, Citizens Bank, and Independent Bank. Event participants will learn how to get over $20,000 in Home Improvement and Home Purchase Grants and also enter to win numerous prizes at drawings held throughout the day, including an IPad, $100 gift cards, gas cards, and more!