Conversant Tag
A graduation cap sits atop a pile of cash.
July 27, 2015
Our Communities

Panel: Keeping the faith in higher education despite rising costs, debt

In a program sponsored by Wells Fargo, a trio of education-finance experts offer an analysis of rising student-loan debt and make a case for still believing in the value of a college education.
Winchell Sherman found a career at Wells Fargo after completing a job education program at Goodwill.
July 23, 2015
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A little training, and Goodwill, go a long way for job hunters

Using a focused curriculum, a Goodwill Easter Seals program in Minnesota has found success, and jobs, for prospective financial services employees.
Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina feeds hungry kids through its backpack program and with help from Wells Fargo volunteers.
July 16, 2015
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Backpacks full of food fill hungry kids’ stomachs in summer

Second Harvest Food Bank feeds hungry kids in North Carolina and South Carolina through its backpack program — with help from Wells Fargo volunteers.
Wounded veterans train to climb a mountain
July 14, 2015
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A team of wounded veterans begins training for the climb of a lifetime

The 2015 Warriors to Summits team of wounded veterans is training to climb Gannett Peak in Wyoming — and building skills to help deal with issues in their civilian lives.
Volunteers pack food for Grandma’s House of Hope
July 9, 2015
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Community replenishes food for homeless children

Thieves stole thousands of meals destined for homeless kids in Santa Ana, California — but then a community sprang into action to aid Grandma’s House of Hope.
Wells Fargo is helping refugees find jobs as tellers in Des Moines.
July 7, 2015
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Refugees find a way to better serve their Iowa community

Wells Fargo team members in Des Moines join forces to find tellers who speak their refugee customers’ languages — and provide jobs in the process.
The Wells Fargo banking store in Marquette, Michigan, dates to the 1920s and has a coin room that displays historic artifacts.
June 23, 2015
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‘A temple to banking’ in Michigan

The Wells Fargo banking store in Marquette dates to the 1920s and features more than classic architecture: Its “coin room” displays historic artifacts.
The Museum of the Rockies holds an impressive collection of dinosaur fossils.
June 18, 2015
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Montana museum reaches (and teaches) kids

Dinosaur bones! Volcanoes! Children in Montana get up-close learning opportunities at the Museum of the Rockies, which features summer camps for kids, school group visits, and more.
A student-run nonprofit in California gives teenagers the chance to help kids
June 9, 2015
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Teens helping kids (and everyone learns something)

What started as an after-school club is now a student-run nonprofit in Sacramento, California, that gives teenagers the chance to help younger kids — and learn life lessons in the process.