The Center for Agriculture and Rural Development (CARD) OFW Foundation (Hong Kong), a Philippine-based NGO promoting micro-entrepreneurship as a means to reduce proverty, is inviting interested participants to its first Financial Literacy Course at 9:30a.m.-5:30 p.m., on 15 and 22 May 2011 at theBayanihan Center, Kennedy Town, Hong Kong. The course will consist of four modules that will introduce participants to the benefits of managing savings, developing budgets and understanding debt, and the basic principles of investments, risks and creating livelihood opportunities.
Lunch and drinks will be provided during the two-day workshop, and certificates of completion will be awarded to all participants who finish all four modules. Reservations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Kindly contact Ms. Edna O. Aquino, Acting Chair of the CARD OFW Foundation (Hong Kong) at telephone number 6939-0821 or postal address 5/F Greenburg Court, Greenvale, Discovery Bay, Hong Kong.
CARD OFW Hong Kong is composed of 7 institutions delivering specialized but integrated products and services in the field of microfinance, microinsurance, business development, and capacity building.