Virginia Beach, VA (April 15, 2013) – Liberty Tax Service (NASDAQ:TAX) and it’s Una Familia Sin Fronteras Foundation is honored to be part of Financial Education Week activities to be held at the Mexican Consul General offices across the United States from Monday April 22nd through Friday April 26th. The primary goal of Liberty Tax Service~Una Familia Sin Fronteras Foundation is to offer the growing Hispanic population the opportunity to participate and learn financial and fiscal education via programs, and services that will provide the necessary tools for better financial decision-making.
Financial Education Week will focus on topics of critical importance to the growing Hispanic community and will be conducted by the Consulate General of Mexico across the country. Liberty Tax Service will be participating in the following markets:
- Atlanta, GA
- San Antonio, TX
- Washington DC
- Kansas, MO
- New York City, NY
- Portland, OR
- Seattle, WA
“We are thrilled to once again partner with the Consulate General of Mexico.” Said Martee S. Pierson, Liberty Tax Service Director of Diversity Programs & Executive Director of Liberty’s Una Familia Sin Fronteras Foundation. “Financial Education Week will help us to increase awareness of our fiscal and financial programs aimed at helping both the community at large and the Latino community across the nation grow and prosper. Our goal at the Foundation is to provide financial and educational resources, free of charge, to all Latinos and other underserved communities, who need direction on how best to enter our mainstream economy.”
Liberty Tax Service~Una Familia Sin Fronteras Foundation will be present at all of the aforementioned events. Liberty’s representatives will help answer questions and provide bilingual literature and materials on an array of financial topics and resources and help the community grow by providing education that will provide options, options that will provide empowerment and ultimately, empowerment that will result in raising the self-esteem of our new immigrants who may not have had the advantages of extensive education or economic solvency in their native countries.
In addition to Financial Education Week, Liberty Tax Service supports the IME Scholarship Program, (The Institute of Mexicans Abroad) as well as the Mexican Consulate community learning centers and numerous other programs.
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About Una Familia Sin Fronteras
Liberty’s Una Familia Sin Fronteras is an educational outreach program that brings financial and fiscal education seminars and courses to Hispanic communities across the nation, at no cost. Additionally, alliances have been established by Liberty Tax Service’s Diversity Programs team than enable over 400 national, regional and local organizations with important messages for the Hispanic community to provide these messages at no cost. “Liberty Tax Service has long been involved in community service and educational projects on a national level. To better serve the Hispanic community, we created the Una Familia Sin Fronteras initiative to bring value, education and ultimately, financial and fiscal success to Hispanics throughout the United States,” says John Hewitt, Founder and CEO of Liberty Tax Service.