Media

2018 Stories

‌February 2018: How The University of Maryland’s Initiative for Financial Social Work is Bringing Economic Security to Low-Income Families [Beth Kobliner]

2017 Stories

December 2017: Christine Callahan: Building Financial Capacity [SSW News]

November 2017: FSWI Celebrates 10 Years [Press Release]

September 2017: FSWI Celebrates 10 Years [UMB News]

September 2017: Financial Social Work Education [Social Work Today]

March 24, 2017: The Rise in Mortality Rates Among Middle-aged White Americans [Baltimore Sun]

March 22, 2017: FSWI Steering Committee member honored as Maryland's 2017 Financial Education and Capability Community Champion [Press Release]

March 20, 2017: Two visiting professors from Taiwan's Fu Jen Catholic University met with several School of Social Work and community officials, educators, and non-profit leaders to learn more about financial social work [Connections Magazine]

March 20, 2017:  Drs. Jodi Jacobson Frey and Christine Callahan were interviewed for an article on financial capability and asset building [Connections Magazine]

March 1, 2017: Three Journals Explore Financial Capability & Asset Building [SSW News]

February 2017: UMB and Guidewell Financial Solutions Partner on NCRG Problem Gambling Grant [Guidewell Financial Solutions]

2016 Stories

December 2016: The Emotional Toll of Financial Stress [WYPR-FM's On the Record]

December 2016: Md. Nonprofit Addressing Link Between Financial Struggles, Emotional Health [The Daily Record]

November 2016: Guidewell Financial Now Offers Free Social Service Support to Local Clients [Guidewell Financial Solutions]

October 2016: The Gray Gender Gap: Older Women Are Likelier to Go It Alone [New York Tmes]

October 2016: Celebrating Six Decades of Social Work and Advancing Financial Capability and Asset Development [Social Work]

October 2016: Taiwanese Delegation Visits SSW for Insights Into Financial Social Work [SSW News]

September 2016: Financial Social Work Education [Social Work Today]

September 2016: Valuing Financial Literacy [Social Work Today]

July 21, 2016: This Initiative That Helps Families Improve Their Finances Makes So Much Sense [Upworthy]

July 20, 2016: Nonprofit Guidewell Financial Solutions Offers Critical Advice on How to Prepare [Guidewell]

June 23, 2016: Maryland Financial Education and Coaching Provider Wins Federal Grants [Daily Record]

May 11, 2016: University of Maryland, Baltimore and Guidewell Financial Solutions Announce New Financial Well-Being Partnership in West Baltimore [Guidewell]

April 29, 2016: SSW & OneMain Financial Explore Money Behavior [UMB News]

April 20, 2016: Guidewell Financial Solutions Marks Half-Century of Helping [Baltimore Sun]

February 4, 2016: Profile of Tisa Silver Canady, Director, Financial Education and Wellness at the University of Maryland, Baltimore [Daily Record]

January 13, 2016: SunTrust Foundation Funding of Scholar, Fellow Strengthens UM SSW Financial Social Work Initiative‌ [UMB News]

January 1, 2016: Financial Social Work Initiative Gets Boost From SunTrust Foundation [UMB SSW Alumni Magazine Connections]

2015 Stories

November 24, 2015: Baltimore Collegetown Student Profile of Chloe Gudmundsson [Baltimore Collegetown Network]

August 28, 2015: International Delegation Visits UMB to Improve Financial Literacy [UMB Elm]

July 31, 2015: Thinking Money: Practical Solutions [Maryland Public Television/UMB Elm]

July 16, 2015:  Franklin Square Kids Learn Financial Literacy and Leap Into the Pool at URecFit  [UMB Elm]

February 17, 2015:  Financial Social Work [Commentary by SSW Dean Richard Barth on WYPR-FM]

February 4, 2015: Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Investor Education Foundation Grant Awarded to FSWI at UMB

January 26, 2015:  Christine Callahan Promoted to Research Assistant Professor

January 2015:  Tisa Silver Canady Receives Honor From Maryland Consumer Rights Coalition

2014 Stories

October 2014:  SunTrust Foundation Endows Annual Scholarship at UM SSW; Takes Steps to Support Financial Social Work Initiative [UMB News]

October 2014:  UMB Gets $58,000 for "Financial Social Work" [Daily Record]

September 2014:  The Task of a Social Worker [Baltimore Sun]

August 2014: The Formula for Family Stability [Baltimore Sun]

June 2014: Hrabowski Innovation Grant with UMBC [UMBC SW Newsletter]

March 2014: Financial Social Work Initiative Gains Momentum [UMB News]

February 2014:  Over One-Third of Maryland Households Are One Crisis Away from Financial Devastation  [data]

2013 Stories

September 2013: , University of Maryland School of Social Work Alumni Magazine, Connections.

September 2013:  Financial Social Work: Advancing the Economic Stability and Capability of Individuals, Families, and Communities - in SocialWork Podcast Series with FSWI's Jodi Jacobson Frey and Robin McKinney

March 2013: Financial Education and Wellness Eases Transition From Classroom to Workplace [UM Voice]

January 30, 2013: Study: Nearly Half In U.S. Lack Financial Safety Net with Robin McKinney, Director of Maryland CASH Campaign [NPR Morning Edition]

January 23, 2013: Five Questions for Robin McKinney, Director of Maryland CASH Campaign [Baltimore Sun]

2012 Stories

November 1, 2012:  Tisa Silver-Canady, assistant director for financial education and wellness at the University of Maryland, Baltimore, is interviewed on WEAA-FM in the segment, "Time Value of Life".

October 29, 2012: Tisa Silver-Canady, assistant director for financial education and wellness at the University of Maryland, Baltimore, is quoted in the Fox Business article, "IRA vs. 401(k): Which is Better for You?".

May 6, 2012:  Banks and Credit Unions to Offer Cash Prizes Under New Law

2011 Stories

December 13, 2011:  Poverty: Understand - Assist - Give Hope [pdf of SSW's Connections Alumni Magazine]

December 13, 2011:  Meg Woodside Bio [pdf of SSW's Connections Alumni Magazine]

December 1, 2011: Card Game Draws Out Your Attitudes About Money

September 23, 2011:  Middle School Students Given an Introduction to Financial Literacy

September 1, 2011: School of Social Work Brings Financial Literacy Concepts to Baltimore Classrooms

April 13, 2011:  No Man's Land

March 1, 2011:  Social Work Community Outreach Service Beats the Odds

2010 Stories

March 2010:  SWCOS Program Helps Low-Income Families Build Assets

January 16, 2010: Social Workers Getting to the Roots of Debt [Mercy Corps]

2009 Stories

February 2, 2009: UMB Leading in Fianancial Social Work Education [UMB News]

2008 Stories

Originally Published 11/10/08: Social Workers Gear Up to Help Those With Financial Woes [Fox News]

 

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