Consumer Financial Education Fund

About the Fund

The Consumer Financial Education Fund supports projects that relate to consumer financial education, with an emphasis on issues related to just and equitable banking, basic banking, financial literacy, access to financial services, retail banking accounts, and underbanked and/or vulnerable populations. The 2024 grants opportunity is enabled by a cy pres award from the In Re: TD Bank, N.A. Debit Card Overdraft Fee Litigation, Case No. 6:15-mn-02613-BHH, class action settlement related to improper overdraft fees, and it will be conducted in accordance with the requirements set by the Court.

Deadlines

Spring 2024 Round

  • Application available in our online grants portal January 25, 2024
  • Letters of Inquiry due March 1, 2024 by 5:00 PM PT
  • Invited Applications due April 5, 2024 by 5:00 PM PT
  • Grant awards will be announced in May 2024


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Eligibility Criteria

The funding is limited to specific states in the eastern United States. Please see attached RFP for full eligibility and project type criteria: rosefdn.org/wp-content/uploads/Consumer-FinEd-RFP-2023-1.pdf 

How To Apply

Please check all eligibility requirements before starting the online application. Click here to read the instructions on how to use our online system.

Funding Board Members

The Fund will be advised by a volunteer funding board of individuals who have tremendous expertise in the field of consumer financial education. Click the heading above to read the bios of previous funding board members.

Current and Past Grantees

To visit our searchable database of past grantees, please click the heading above. To download an impact report on the first three rounds of grantmaking from the Fund, click here.

For More Information

Gabriel Rosenstein, Grants Administration and Contracts Lead
Email: grosenstein-at-rosefdn.org (please replace at with @)

Jodene Isaacs, Mitigation Funds Director
Email: jisaacs-at-rosefdn.org (please replace at with @)

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