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Thursday, April 23, 2020
Noon – 1 p.m. (PT)

Event Description

COVID-19 Financial Tools and Resources for Oregonians: Experts weigh in on navigating current financial challenges for Oregon households

Brian H Farr - Licensed Professional Counselor & Financial Therapist, Private Practice, Portland
James Boley - Consumer Lending: Student Lending Manager Sr., First Tech Federal Credit Union
Erin Moore - Education Program Manager, OnPoint Community Credit Union
Nancy Yuill - Financial Education Outreach Coordinator, Oregon Division of Financial Regulation, Department of Consumer and Business Services

Kate Benedict - Executive Director, Financial Beginnings Oregon

Many Oregonians are now facing significant financial challenges and uncertainty due to COVID-19. A panel of Oregon experts will share tools, tips and resources to help individuals and families navigate these timely financial topics:

  • Lessons from a Financial Therapist: Coping with Household Stress and Crisis Budgeting
  • Navigating Student Loans in the Time of COVID-19
  • How to Manage Your Loans and Work With Your Creditors Amidst Financial Uncertainty
  • Ways the State of Oregon is helping with COVID-19 Insurance Resources and More

Who Should Attend?

This session is ideal for any Oregonian facing financial challenges. If you live in Oregon and are struggling financially, or you know or work with someone who is, this panel is for you.

*Space is limited to 500 participants. Please note that a recording of this webinar will be made available on NAO's COVID-19 Resources page for later viewing.

Produced in Partnership with Financial Beginnings Oregon



Thank You Sponsors and Supporters

Thank you to the following SPONSORS and FUNDERS who are supporting NAO’s online COVID-19 events and communications during these challenging times. Their support is vital in helping NAO to bring much-needed resources and information to Oregon’s nonprofits – thank you.

Friend Plus Partner Sponsor: Columbia Bank, First Interstate Bank, Comcast and Heritage Bank
Friend Plus Sponsors: Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP, Brown & Brown Northwest Insurance, McDonald Jacobs, Bliss Sequoia Insurance & Risk Advisors, CFO Selections and The Standard
Friend Sponsor: Portland General Electric
Supporters: Meyer Memorial Trust, The Ford Family Foundation, M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust, Oregon Community Foundation, The Collins Foundation, The Kinsman Foundation, The Carpenter Foundation, and Gordon Elwood Foundation



A link to access webinar will be provided in registration confirmation e-mail and e-mail reminder prior to event date.

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April 23rd, 2020 12:00 PM   through   1:00 PM
Online Event
Event Particulars
City Online learning
NAO Event? Yes
Topic Advocacy and Public Policy, Development & Fundraising, Financial Management, Fundraiser or Festival, Operations & Planning, Public Meeting or Info Session
Event Region Central Oregon, Eastern Oregon, Metropolitan Portland, North Coast, Northern Willamette Valley, South Coast, Southern Oregon, Southern Willamette Valley
Programmatic Approach Capacity Builiding, Thought Leadership, Voice

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