As this testimonial shows, the EBO Centre has demonstrated without a shadow of a doubt that with the right tools and the right approach, we can help people with modest income acquire lasting behaviours changes, a better grasp of their budget, and therefore a higher level of financial autonomy... not to mention a higher level of financial and personal well-being!
During the COVID-19 pandemic, EBO center produced this reference tool for internal use. This tool gives information and links to new programs and services that have an impact on a personal or family budget. Today, we are happy to share this budget tool with community members wishing it would be useful. And please, feel free to share the tool with [...]
Fonds d’entraide Desjardins le 19 septembre dernier More than 30 budget counselling organizations, including Ottawa’s EBO Financial Education Centre, met on September 19, 2019, near Québec City, to discuss and share the results of the impact study by Desjardins Mutual Assistance Fund as well as its recommendations. The microloan program has been in existence since 2002 and is offered today by 35 community-based budget counselling organizations with Desjardins' support. This financial inclusion program allows [...]
Présentation de la plaque Joseph Assabgui au bénévole s’étant distingué durant l’année 2018-2019 au Centre d’éducation financière EBO (Entraide budgétaire Ottawa) La bénévole de l’année 2019 a travaillé sans relâche depuis plusieurs années à rehausser l’image du Centre EBO et à la promotion de la littératie financière auprès de populations vulnérables au Canada. Elle se dévoue à promouvoir l’organisme [...]