New Bank On Virginia Beach Classes Now Forming

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Bank On Virginia Beach is now offering a choice of daytime, evening or weekend classes.  Each series of classes covers topics ranging from basic banking to sophisticated money management skills. Classes meet once a month for 10 months.  Participants will be offered the option to join the Mayor’s Action Challenge for 500 Families Financially Fit for the Future. 


  • Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library, 4100 Virginia Beach Blvd.

Starts April 3 and meets each first Wednesday from 5:30 to 7 p.m.


  • Turning Point Church, 2641 Princess Anne Road

Starts April 9 and meets each second Tuesday from 6:30 to 8 p.m.


  • Samaritan House, 2620 Southern Blvd.

Starts April 19 and meets each third Thursday from 9:30 to 11 a.m.


  • Williams Farms Recreational Center, 5252 Learning Circle

Starts April 20 and meets each third Saturday from 9:30 to 11 a.m.


  • Twin Canal Community Center, 1484 Drawbridge Circle

Starts April 25 and meets each fourth Thursday from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.


Enroll in Bank On Classes here or call Lori Irwin, Financial Empowerment Program Coordinator at (757) 385-3551.


Bank On Virginia Beach is a partnership of participating banks, credit unions, community organizations, and the City of Virginia Beach. It’s designed to connect unbanked and under-banked families to free or low-cost bank accounts and to help them take steps toward financial freedom.  The Department of Human Services has lead responsibility for the Financially Fit Family in Which to Thrive initiative outlined in the Mayor’s Challenge.  Click here  to learn more about the Mayor’s Action Challenge.