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Last Updated: June 5, 2022

FDIC Hosts Expanding Financial Capabilities for Persons with Disabilities

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) will host a webinar for persons with disabilities to increase the awareness of financial challenges facing this community and highlight relevant resources. This event will empower persons with disabilities that are facing fiscal uncertainty. The event will feature presentations by representatives from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund (CFE), and National Disability Institute (NDI). Presenters will support financial education and capability tools, promote affordable insured transaction and savings accounts, as well as share resources and testimonials.


  • Jill Wheeler, Senior Financial Program Specialist,CFPB
  • David Rothstein, Senior Principal, CFE
  • Tom Foley, Executive Director, NDI
  • Michael R. Roush, Director, NDI
  • Camron Doss, Chief for Strategic Partnerships, FDIC
  • Laura Lawrence, Senior Community Affairs Specialist, FDIC
  • Truvander Kennedy, Acting Community Affairs Specialist, FDIC


Tuesday, March 29, 2022 from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM ET


Webinar, MS Teams, registration information below.

Who should attend:

Financial institutions, non-profit organizations, trade groups, community-based organizations, disability service providers and government entities interested in supporting individuals with disabilities seeking financial stability.

Registration Information:

To register online, click Register and fill out the needed information. You will receive a confirmation email once completed.


Contact Information:

If you have any questions about the event, please email Truvander J. Kennedy at

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