Financial Empowerment Center: PGCC

The mission of the Financial Empowerment Center at Prince George’s Community College is to enable individuals and families in the National Capital Area to put themselves in charge of their future by achieving greater financial stability for themselves and their households through direct access to no-cost, high-quality financial services and guidance.

To achieve this mission we will:

Convene best in class partners to provide the following services:

  • Financial Coaching
  • Small Business Coaching
  • Housing Counseling
  • Free Tax Preparation
  • Financial Workshops
  • Small Business Workshops
  • Credit Help

United Way NCA Financial Empowerment Centers offer direct access to high-quality financial services and guidance in a welcoming, professional environment at no cost.

Individuals and families who have struggled to find solutions with traditional institutions will have a trusted resource in these centers to help them gain greater control over their personal finances.

By providing a convenient pathway to these solutions, the Financial Empowerment Centers are helping to realize one of United Way NCA’s most critical objectives — enabling members of the community to achieve greater financial stability for themselves and their households.

Prince George’s Community College

  • Volunteer as a financial coach
  • Volunteer as a volunteer free tax preparer
  • Raise awareness about the importance of financial stability in our community
  • Donate to our work.

FAQs

  • What is a Financial Empowerment Center?

    Financial Empowerment Centers are one-stop shops that provide services designed to help individuals and families advance on a path toward financial stability.

  • Where can I find the financial empowerment center closest to me?

    The United Way of the National Capital Area Financial Empowerment Center at Prince George’s College Powered by SunTrust is located at at 301 Largo Road, Largo, MD 20774.

    For more information go to: https://www.pgcc.edu/Services_and_Support/Support_Services/Financial_Empowerment_Center/Financial_Empowerment_Center.aspx

  • How much does it cost to participate?

    There is no cost to become a Financial Empowerment Center client. Although, in rare instances a nominal cost may be required for some specialized services.

  • What is United Way NCA’s role?

    We convene and partner with best in class service providers to fundraise, collect data, and assist with branding and communication.