Economic Development

Financial Empowerment

The Houston Alumnae Chapter’s Financial Empowerment committee is committed to:
Below are the objectives for the 2021-2023 biennium:


        • Promote and Support local African American businesses in the Greater Houston Area.
        • Coordinate with local financial professionals to provide educational workshops related to building wealth; homeownership, credit & debt management; understanding health, property, and life insurance; and leaving a legacy.
        • Encourage women by developing effective saving strategies to reach their short and long term financial goals.
        • Educate pre and post retirees on the financial pitfalls in retirement and how to build an effective income stream in retirement.  
Upcoming events for 2021-22 
        • HAC Savings Challenge 4.0:  September 2021 to March 2021
        • Red Table Talk Financial Series (Virtual):  October, November, December, and February
        • Financial Literacy Workshop:  Life in Retirement:  April 2021
        • National Financial Literary Month:  April 2021