MetLife Foundation

MetLife Foundation

News and announcements about MetLife Foundation's $200 million commitment to Financial Inclusion. To learn more visit www.metlife.org

Content from this campaign

MetLife Foundation and Sesame Workshop Expand “Dream, Save, Do: Financial Empowerment for Families”
NEW YORK, February 20, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Sesame Workshop and MetLife Foundation announced a new phase of their successful “Dream, Save, Do: Financial Empowerment for Families” initiative. This expansion will reach both children and adults in Brazil, Mexico, and Japan. New broadcast and digital channel content will be developed to build awareness and influence audiences, including caregivers,...
Feb 21, 2019 2:30 PM ET
Making a Difference Globally and Locally: How We Give Back
Volunteer work has always been a part of Joanna Wolfe’s life. A lead process improvement consultant for MetLife, Wolfe spent her childhood and teenage years working in urban gardens and advocating for social justice causes. So serving as the Habitat for Humanity volunteer coordinator for our Cary, North Carolina office was a natural fit. “There are a lot of successes that go along with...
Feb 6, 2019 8:00 AM ET
Multipliers of Prosperity: The Rise of Skills-Based Volunteerism
by MetLife Foundation Since the company’s founding in 1868, MetLife has strived to strengthen the communities where we work, not only through the core business of protecting life and health but also through philanthropic support for health, education, housing, and, more recently, through MetLife Foundation’s focus on financial inclusion. Philanthropic support is not limited to...
Jun 11, 2018 8:45 AM ET
MetLife Foundation and Verb Launch Competition to Improve Financial Health in the U.S.
NEW YORK, April 9, 2018 /3BL Media/ – MetLife Foundation and Verb announced today the launch of Inclusion Plus in the United States as part of a global competition for entrepreneurs, nonprofits and other social impact organizations focused on addressing the financial health needs of low- to moderate-income people. The...
Apr 9, 2018 10:00 AM ET
Getting Real About Innovation: Why Accion’s U.S. Network Made the Leap to Digitize Its Lending Operations
Technology can be a double-edged sword – especially when it comes to small business lending. While there’s plenty of justified excitement over the potential of providing underserved SMEs with fast access to loans through digital platforms, there are also considerable reasons for caution. Though alternative lending products can boost access, many lack transparency regarding the true cost of the...
Jan 31, 2018 10:35 AM ET

Pages