Cross River doubles down on its commitment to the community with a focus on financial literacy

Company continues to take innovative approach to financial literacy education highlighting how technology can power financial inclusion

Two events lead the charge in August, focused on diversity and expansion to benefit even more families

FORT LEE, New Jersey, August 04, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cross River Bank (“Cross River”), a technology infrastructure provider that offers integrated financial solutions, today announced additional financial literacy efforts to kick off August, including programs for veterans as well as an organization that serves students with intellectual or physical challenges and their families.

“At Cross River, we use innovation to change lives by reinventing the way financial services are accessed,” said Phil Goldfeder, SVP, Global Public Affairs at Cross River. “Financial literacy is key to ensuring that every family can plan for a better financial and economic future.”

With the New Jersey Small Business Development Center (NJSBDC) at Fairleigh Dickinson University on Wednesday, August 3rdCross River led a financial literacy program for veterans and their families in partnership with the New Jersey State Veterans Chamber of Commerce, the Veterans Affairs Awareness Center (VBOC), the Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the New Jersey Veterans Network and Hudson County. Veterans Affairs Office.

Together with its long-time partner, Operation HOPE, a leading non-profit organization focused on financial literacy, Cross River also hosted a financial literacy course for Makor Organization, a professional non-profit agency. offering a wide range of support, care and services to people with intellectual or mental disabilities. physical challenges and their families. The event was livestreamed to two of Makor’s residences in Brooklyn, and a link to the workshop was also shared more widely with the Makor community. This event not only served Makor, but also nearby Brooklyn communities.

Cross River is reshaping and propelling the future of global finance by creating access to safe and affordable financial services for historically excluded communities, while always maintaining the highest level of consumer protection and regulatory compliance. Cross River’s advanced technology helps break down traditional barriers to capital, providing responsible financial solutions to empower businesses and consumers anytime, anywhere.

About Cross River

Cross River provides a technology infrastructure that powers the future of financial services. Leveraging its proprietary real-time banking core, Cross River delivers innovative and scalable integrated payment, card, lending and crypto solutions to millions of consumers and businesses. Cross River is backed by leading investors and serves the world’s most essential technology and technology companies. Together with its partners, Cross River is reshaping global finance and financial inclusion. FDIC member. Learn more about www.crossriver.com.

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